Bernese Oberland

Breathtaking views, magnificent mountains, unspoiled nature, glistening lakes and genuine hospitality – the best of Switzerland! The Bernese Oberland region is really worth a visit. Picturesque landscapes surrounded by countless mountain peaks, more than 800 lakes, world-class events, living traditions and customs: it’s one of Switzerland’s most diverse regions. As the birthplace of skiing, the Bernese Oberland is not just the venue for the most spectacular World Cup races in Switzerland; its mountains are also ideal for carvers, telemarkers, snowboarders and ski cross fans. The region offers 350 kilometres of cross-country skiing trails, 200 kilometres of winter hiking and snowshoe trails. Experience the impressive views from mountains like the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, including those from the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe. The crystal-clear waters of Lake Thun or Lake Brienz are perfect for a refreshing dip. Be inspired by the authentic Alpine atmosphere and enjoy unforgettable moments at the traditional folk festivals.