Winter in Bern

Baking cookies and decorating gingerbread, making your own cheese, going cross-country skiing in the Gantrisch Nature Park, spending a romantic night in an igloo – all we want for Christmas is to spend it in Bern.

Gourmet Getaways

Charming Christmas markets with beautiful gift ideas and inspiration, cosy cafés that serve delicious coffee creations to keep you warm in the cold winter weather, and restaurants that offer yummy treats and fondue with a view.

Fun Activities for Adventurers of All Ages

From ice skating on Parliament Square to visiting the ice palaces in Schwarzsee to sleeping in an igloo – Bern’s winters never get boring!

Sporty and Active Experiences

Whether you want to go skiing, sledding, snowshoeing or cross-country skiing – there are all kinds of winter activities just a stone’s throw from the city.

Cozy Cafés in Bern

Our 14 Favourite Cafés in Bern’s Old City

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