Aarberg

Infostelle Aarberg-Tourismus
Stadtplatz 42
CH-3270 Aarberg
+41 32 392 60 60

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Swiss capital of sugar, where sugar beets of the whole country are transformed, Aarberg has kept an old town with a covered wooden bridge built in 1566 giving access to a vast market place where good restaurants abound. A sweet stopover!

Adelboden

Adelboden Tourismus
Dorfstrasse 23
CH-3715 Adelboden
+41 33 673 80 80

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Adelboden is a traditional Swiss mountain village on a terrace looking south to the Engstligen waterfalls. A hiking and winter sports paradise: 200 km of hiking trails in summer, from family walks to alpine routes, and in winter ski runs and cross-country ski trails.

Arnensee

Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus
Haus des Gastes - Promenade 41
CH-3780 Gstaad
+41 33 748 81 81

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1,542 m (5,059 ft) above the sea, a beautiful area for easy hikes around the lake as well as for mountain treks. Mountain restaurant with terrace and lake view. Toll road (CHF5.00) from Feutersoey above Gstaad, open usually mid-May till end of October.

Ballenberg

Musée suisse de l'habitat rural
Museumsstrasse 131
CH-3858 Hofstetten
+41 33 952 10 40

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A stroll through the past: more than one hundred century-old buildings from all over Switzerland, 250 farmyard animals, traditional gardens and fields, local crafts and special events for a vivid impression of Swiss rural life in days gone by.

Bern

Tourist Information
Bahnhofplatz 10a
CH-3011 Bern
+41 31 328 12 12

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Capital of Switzerland, a modern city with a picturesque old town enclosed within a meander of the Aare river. It is in Bern that the German physicist Albert Einstein developed his theory of relativity.

Biel / Bienne

Marketing de la Ville de Bienne
Rue Centrale 60
CH-2501 Bienne
+41 32 326 13 21

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The biggest bilingual town of Switzerland, headquarter of the Swatch Group and manufacturer of the Rolex watch movements, lies on the shore of Lake Biel, at the foot of the Jura mountain range.

Brienz

Brienz Tourismus
Hauptstrasse 148
CH-3855 Brienz
+41 33 952 80 80

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This picturesque village lies on the eastern, upper shore of the turquoise-hued Lake Brienz. It is famous for its romantic cobblestone-paved Brunngasse and a longstanding wood carving tradition.

Burgdorf

Tourist Office
Bahnhofstrasse 44
CH-3400 Burgdorf
+41 58 327 50 92

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This little town is the gate to the Emmental valley, production area of one of the most famous cheese of Switzerland. Overlooked by a picturesque medieval castle, its old city is really worth the visit.

Büren an der Aare

Büren Tourismus
Hauptgasse 10 - Rathaus
CH-3294 Büren an der Aare
+41 32 351 27 07

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A medieval town dating back to the 13th century, Büren an der Aare is located as its name suggests along the Aare, in the navigable part of the river, between Biel and Solothurn. Beautiful old town and covered wooden bridge, rebuilt in the old style after an arson in 1989.

Cerlier / Erlach



CH-3235 Erlach
+41 32 338 11 11

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Erlach (Cerlier, in French) is located on Lake Biel (lac de Bienne) at the end of the long tail of St Peters Island (Ile St-Pierre - St. Petersinsel). A very nice village surrounded by vineyards and an ideal starting point for a hike on the island.

Chasseral

Parc régional Chasseral
Place de la Gare 2 - Case Postale 219
CH-2610 Saint-Imier
+41 32 942 39 49

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1,607 m above sea level, one of the highest summits of the Jura Mountains. Overlooking Lake Biel (Bielerseee), it is a wonderful starting point for hikes in a preserved environment, with breathtaking views of the Jura mountain range, the lake and, way south, the snow-covered majestic Alps.

Douanne / Twann

Gemeindeverwaltung
Moos 11
CH-2513 Twann/Douanne
+41 32 315 03 30

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A beautiful winegrowers village on Bielersee (Lake of Biel/Bienne), one of the three lakes at the foot of the Jura mountain range. Nice stopover to taste te wines!

Frutigen

Frutigen Tourismus
Dorfstrasse 18
CH-3714 Frutigen
+41 33 671 14 21

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It's in Frutigen you'll see the northern portal of the Lötschberg Base Tunnel, currently the world's longest land tunnel. Its geothermal energy powers a tropical greenhouse producing exotic fruits, sturgeon meat and caviar!

Giessbach

Brienz Tourismus
Hauptstrasse 148
CH-3855 Brienz
+41 33 952 80 80

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An incredible cascade near Brienz, in the Bernese Oberland, in a fairytale setting. Saved by the Swiss ecologist Franz Weber, it's a really beautiful place for a small hike in the forest and in the park of a historic hotel.

Grimsel

Haslital Tourismus
Bahnhofplatz 12
CH-3860 Meiringen
+41 33 972 51 51

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The Grimsel is a Swiss high mountain pass, 2,165 m above sea level, connecting the Haslital (upper valley of the Aar river, in Bernese Highland) to the Rhone Valley, in Valais. It is situated near the source of the Rhone River.

Gstaad

Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus - Haus des Gastes
Promenade 41
CH-3780 Gstaad
+41 33 748 82 82

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Gstaad is located in the south-west of Switzerland, right on the border with the French-speaking part of the country. It is one of the most famous touristic destinations of Switzerland, in winter as well as in summer.

Gsteig bei Gstaad

Kathrin Hauswirth
Chalet Oldenhorn
CH-3785 Gsteig
+41 33 755 81 81

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The village of Gsteig, protected as a Cultural Heritage, lies above Gstaad in the valley of the Saane, on the road to Pillon Pass leading to Les Diablerets, surrounded by the Diablerets mountain range and the Sanetsch region.

Interlaken

Interlaken Tourismus
Höheweg 37
CH-3800 Interlaken
+41 33 826 53 00

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A holiday resort rich in tradition, in the heart of the Swiss Prealps, between the Lakes of Thun and Brienz and North of three famous peaks, the Eiger, the Mönch, and the Jungfrau. A starting point for many hikes in a most breathtaking landscape.

Jaunpass

Tourismusbüro Boltigen-Jaunpass
Reidenbach 296
CH-3766 Boltigen
+41 33 773 69 19

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1509 m over sea level, the Jaun Pass connects the German-speaking village of Jaun, in Gruyère (Fribourg Prealps), to the village of Reidenbach, in Simmental (Simme River Valley, Berne Prealps).

Kandersteg

Kandersteg Tourismus
Äussere Dorfstrasse 26
CH-3718 Kandersteg
+41 33 675 80 80

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Situated along the valley of the Kander River, west of the Jungfrau area, Kandersteg is famous for its spectacular alpine landscapes. All year round, it's a mecca for hiking and mountain climbing as well as, in winter, for downhill and cross-country skiing.

Lötschberg

Reisezentrum Kandersteg
Bahnhof (Railway Station)
CH-3718 Kandersteg
+41 58 327 41 14

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Many mountain passes connect north and south of the Alps, but most are not accessible by car. Loetschberg Tunnel car shuttle train, between Kandersteg and Goppenstein, is the only connection open all year long between Bern and Valais.

Laupen

Tourismus Region Laupen - Gemeindeverwaltung Laupen
Neuengasse 4 - Postfach 63
CH-3177 Laupen
+41 31 990 60 60

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A proud medieval castle, that can be visited and even rented, an old town full of charm... Close to the canton of Fribourg, where the Sense river flowing from the Prealps flows into the Aare river, the little Bernese city of Laupen is full of nice surprises to those who dare to take the small roads of Switzerland...

Lenk

Lenk-Simmental Tourismus
Rawilstrasse 3
CH-3775 Lenk
+41 33 736 35 35

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High in the Simmental Valley, at the foot of the Wildstrübel massif, lies the village of Lenk, a nice winter sports and summer hikes destination. A paradise for families and nature lovers!

Meiringen

Tourist Information Meiringen
Bahnhofplatz 12
CH-3860 Meiringen
+41 33 972 50 50

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Deep in the Bernese Oberland, at the foot of 3 Alpine passes, the village near the Reichenbach waterfall where, according to Conan Doyle, Sherlock Holmes won his last battle against the devilish Dr Moriarty.

Mont-Soleil

Funiculaire Saint-Imier-Mont-Soleil
Rue des Roches 31 - Case postale
CH-2610 Saint-Imier
+41 32 941 25 53

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Mont-Soleil (Sun Mountain), just north of the little town of Saint-Imier, could be nicknamed Windy Mountain too: on this nice Jura summit, you'll see many wind turbines and solar cells. It's the most important r&d power plant of Switzerland for photovoltaic and eolian energy production.

Neuveville (La)

Jura bernois Tourisme
Rue du Marché 4
CH-2520 La Neuveville
+41 32 751 49 49

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Points of interest of this historical city are the Schlossberg Castle, the city walls, the military defence towers, and the white church. Burgundian cannons captured by the Swiss after the Battle of Grandson in 1476 are today housed in the historical museum, which features one of the largest collections of medieval artillery in the world.

Oeschinensee

Gondelbahn Oeschinensee
Oeschistrasse
CH-3718 Kandersteg
+41 33 675 11 18

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An alpine lake above Kandersteg, in the Bernese Oberland. A fishing spot where you'll find arctic char, lake trout and rainbow trout. A family hike too, as you can go there with a gondola lift from Kandersteg, then with a 20-minute walk.

Saanen

Gemeindeverwaltung Saanen
Schönriedstrasse 8
CH-3792 Saanen
+41 33 748 92 10

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When crossing the linguistic border, the Pays-d'Enhaut valley changes name and becomes the Saanenland (or Gessenay in French). The village of Saanen is the capital of this area and - believe it or not - nearby Gstaad is just a village among others in the Township of Saanen!

Saint-Imier

Ville de Saint-Imier
Rue Agassiz 4 - Case postale 301
CH-2610 Saint-Imier
+41 32 942 44 24

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A town in the Jura bernois (French-speaking part of Canton of Bern), in a valley between Chasseral and Mont-Soleil mountains. It's the hometown of the Longines watches, and the Breitling watchmaking company was founded there too. A very nice starting point for many hikes in the Jura mountains!

Spiez

Spiez Tourismus
Bahnhof - Postfach 357
CH-3700 Spiez
+41 33 655 90 00

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Nestled between hills and vineyards, dominated by a magnificent castle, a little town set in a beautiful landscape. Above Lake Thun, the Niederhorn mountain range stretches as far as the Bernese Alps and forms an impressive panorama.

Thun

Thun Tourismus
Bahnhof - Postfach 2582
CH-3601 Thun
+41 33 225 90 00

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At the lower end of Lake Thun, the gate to Bernese Oberland. The old town is situated about one kilometer from the lakeshore, on the river Aare, dominated by a beautiful 12th century castle hosting a history museum.

Wiedlisbach

Gemeinde Wiedlisbach
Hinterstädtli 13
CH-4537 Wiedlisbach
+41 32 636 27 26

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Once a small fortified city organized around a central square, Wiedlisbach was subsequently divided into two sets of streets and an old tower, vestige of the ancient fortifications: the Städtli, main street, and the charming Hinterstädtli.

Zweisimmen

Zweisimmen Tourismus
Thunstrasse 8
CH-3770 Zweisimmen
+41 33 722 11 33

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In summer, Zweisimmen offers you no less than 200 km of hiking trails... In winter, a cable car runs directly from the town center to a snow paradise offering 22 ski lifts and 124 km of groomed slopes in all degrees of difficulty.

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