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Bern for Families

Visiting Bern with children? Whether it’s culture, sports or trips to the countryside – there are great activities for all ages in and around Bern. Here’s some inspiration for families.

Hotel offer for families

Families profit from free overnight stays for their children under the age of 16 in a selection of Bernese hotels. Be it an active or relaxed getaway, in an urban setting or the breathtaking landscapes of the Bernese countryside: thanks to the federal city’s central location, the many diverse activities and experiences are only a stone’s throw away.


Free Activities in Bern

Have fun for free! There are many things to see and discover in the city of Bern that don’t cost a thing. From public rehearsals to urban orienteering: here are 16 free activities in Bern.

Outdoor Adventures with Children

From urban treasure hunts to forest adventure trails: it’s always more fun when you’re outside! Here are the family adventures that await in and around Bern.

Summer activities

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