Gurten, Bern

4.7
#3 of 8 in Parks in Bern
Must see · Observation Deck · Hidden Gem · Park
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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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  • You must absolutely go here while in Bern. The view was one of the best in all of Switzerland. We sat with about 20 other people in silence and awe of the fairy tale like picturesque view. Absolutely....  more
    You must absolutely go here while in Bern. The view was one of the best in all of Switzerland. We sat with about 20 other people in silence and awe of the fairy tale like picturesque view. Absolutely....  more »
  • If the weather is clear, visit this place if you're in Bern. It takes about 20 minutes from the old town by bus, then you take a tram to climb the hill. Once you're there, you can enjoy many... 
    If the weather is clear, visit this place if you're in Bern. It takes about 20 minutes from the old town by bus, then you take a tram to climb the hill. Once you're there, you can enjoy many...  more »
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  • 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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