|

Fairytale holidays on the water

Landscapes, cuisine and culture: Adventure holidays by Lake Thun

Want to relax and experience natural beauty, plus culinary delights? Want to admire and explore stunning natural wonders, wildly romantic landscapes and majestic mountain peaks? Then you could not choose a better place than the Lake Thun region. Here you can enjoy all manner of memorable experiences in the midst of crystal clear waters and spectacular mountains.

  • Wide range of activities on the lakes and in the mountains

  • Impressive mountain excursions complete with breathtaking views

  • Delightful experiences and culinary highlights with heart

  • Shopping and urban lifestyle in the town of Thun

  • Cultural gems, including historic castles and museums

Soak up the sun while on the waters

The region around Lake Thun has much to offer, making it a perfect destination for water enthusiasts, nature lovers, connoisseurs and explorers. Discover fairytale castles, embark on varied mountain excursions and explore mysterious limestone caves. Devotees of water sports can indulge in a whole range of lake-based activities. Then at the end of an adventurous day, it’s time to savour a fine evening meal. Be inspired by the sheer variety of excursions to some fascinating natural wonders.

Fun on the water for people of all ages

In contrast with the greenery lining its shores, deep blue Lake Thun radiates an almost Caribbean ambience. Discover the water by trying out various lake-based activities. Refreshment and action guaranteed!
 

Magical mountains, panoramic views

There are numerous mountain excursions to choose from around Lake Thun. Take the ascent easy by train, or climb into an incomparable mountain landscape under your own steam. Every mountain promises a wealth of experiences, breathtaking panoramas and heartfelt hospitality.
 

Fairytales and culture on Lake Thun

Five fairytale castles nestle into the landscape of the Lake Thun region. Each castle has a distinctive charm and cultural features of its own. Be captivated by the exciting stories and historic structures.
 

Hiking highlights by Lake Thun

Looking for a hike packed with stunning views, a challenging mountain tour or simply a leisurely walk? When it comes to hiking, the region presents a whole range of superb routes through an unforgettable landscape. Which will inspire the hiker in you?
 

A tour of discovery

Whether you are the active type or prefer to take things easy, all kinds of activities are available in the Lake Thun area. Leave the everyday routine behind on a boat trip and enjoy watching the landscape drift by. At the St. Beatus caves, marvel at incredible stalactites and stalagmites formed from limestone. Alternatively, you can explore the region on two wheels or join an exciting treasure hunt.
 

Thun: Urban lifestyle by the water

The town is full of surprises, with everything a visitor’s heart could desire: shopping, culinary delights and fun as well as culture and relaxation. Cosy squares lined with cafés invite visitors to relax and enjoy while the «Aare surfers» riding the waves near the locks conjure that holiday mood. Explore picturesque alleyways and fall for the unique charms of the town by the Aare.
 

Highlights of your break amid lakes and mountains

Indulge, dream, be amazed: eventful days by Lake Thun are waiting for you and your loved one(s).

Search, book and enjoy

Around Lake Thun you can expect to find idyllic villages and pretty towns. There is a wide choice of charming accommodation: all categories are covered, from stylish wellness hotels with every conceivable comfort to tastefully furnished boutique hotels. All accommodation delights the visitor with wonderful lake or mountain views. Book your dream stay now.
 

It appears that you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer as your web browser to access our site.

For practical and security reasons, we recommend that you use a current web browser such as Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, or Edge. Internet Explorer does not always display the complete content of our website and does not offer all the necessary functions.