Gurten, Bern

#3 of 8 in Parks in Bern
Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Park
Gurten mountain stands 858 m (2,815 ft) high, with a viewing tower that affords a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains. Take advantage of the array of outdoor opportunities, including hiking and mountain biking trails, a sledding area, a children's playground, a miniature railway, and grilling spots. Take a picnic to the summit or a grab a meal at the nearby restaurant. You can ride the tram to the top of the mountain and walk back down to make the most of the scenery and wildlife. By using our Bern trip itinerary builder app, you can arrange your visit to Gurten and other attractions in Bern.
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  • This is the Bern mountain. Then 15 minutes with street car from the center of Bern. Great view of the Swiss Alps and around. Fantastic place for children too. Nice Restaurants (1 is self service...  more »
  • We went to Gurten last month expecting tobogganing or sledging to be open, but it was closed. Check the timings always before you decide for such activities esp with changing climate. For little...  more »
  • My favourite place near Bern! Amazing views ❤️
  • Nice view and a lot of walking. Mini train for kids to ride. Full scale restaurant. Tower with 360 view. $11 cable car to go up and down or free to walk.

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