Things to see and do - Berne
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Berne is the seat of the Helvetian Federal authorities and of several international organisations, and is located in a steep-banked meander of the Aare, facing the Alps. Its old medieval town, rebuilt after a fire in 1405, is particularly well preserved.
Tourist attractions Berne : Things to see and do
CH - 3011 Bern
The old town of Berne, which should be explored on foot, has retained a very picturesque Middle Ages character. Its streets, some of which are pedestrianised, lined with arcades, punctuated with fountains and beautiful old houses, provide an occasion..
Helvetiaplatz 5 CH - 3005 Bern
The museum contains very varied collections relating to prehistory, history, archaeology and ethnography. See in particular the attractive 18C furniture of the Pourtalès salon, the booty taken from the Burgundians in 1476 at Grandson and Morat, preci..
Hodlerstr. 8-12 CH - 3000 Bern
The Fine Art Museum is rich with collections which devote a lot of space to various trends of painting, from the Italian primitives to the impressionists and cubists, and contains many canvases by Swiss painters, but above all a remarkable collection..
Zeughausgasse 28 CH - 3011 Bern
Prix Prices from : 99 CHF
City Hotel Metropole is situated in the heart of Bern, 5 minutes on foot from the train station and a 2-minute walk from the Bärenplatz Square, the Zytgloggeturm clock tower and the Federal Palace of Switzerland. Free WiFi is available, and guests be..
Rathausgasse 72 CH - 3011 Bern
Prix Prices from : 128 CHF
Goldener Schlüssel is the oldest hotel in Berne’s Old Town; located just a few metres from the Zytglogge tower, it offers free Wi-Fi in all areas, a traditional restaurant and stylish rooms. The non-smoking rooms at the Goldener Schlüssel feature ca..
Zeughausgasse 41 CH - 3000 Bern
Prix Prices from : 108 CHF
Set in the medieval Old Town, Hotel Kreuz enjoys a central location in Bern, a 5-minute walk from the railway station. It features modern accommodation, the Bärenhöfli restaurant and lounge bar, as well as free fitness facilities and an infrared cabi..
Kochergasse 3 CH - 3000 Bern
Ambitious, contemporary seasonal cuisine with traditional roots is served in this tastefully decorated setting. The terrace affords magnificent views over the Aare.
Spitalgasse 38 CH - 3011 BERN
This restaurant on the first floor at the Schweizerhof-Passage shopping arcade offers seasonal, international cuisine with a Swiss influence in a minimalist-style interior. To accompany your menu, try a bottle from the Wineflight wine list. Quick Tra..
Kochergasse 3 CH - 3000 Bern
The sedate charm of this long established grand hotel also extends into the restaurant. Diners, many of whom have travelled from far and wide to get here, can choose from an international menu.
Münstergasse 50 CH - 3011 Bern
Steep steps lead down into this cosy cellar where you can sample a 4-course menu (changes daily) in the evenings and a lunch menu or a small à la carte selection at lunchtimes. The terrace in the arcade is charming and very popular.
Thunstr. 5 CH - 3005 Bern
Eating in this loud and lively restaurant is great fun! Try the flavoursome zander fish served on Mediterranean couscous and one of the sweets including lemon tart and chocolate cake, displayed on the dessert trolley. At lunchtimes the restaurant is ..
Hotelgasse 10 CH - 3011 Bern
This attractive Italian restaurant located in the pedestrian zone is tastefully decorated with original paintings. It boasts a formal restaurant on the first floor and a bar, bistro and attractive interior courtyard at ground level.
Monument im Fruchtland 1 CH - 3006 Bern
The light, airy and minimalist glass extension provides a perfect contrast to the original historic villa at Schöngrün not far from the Paul Klee Centre. Enjoy the atmosphere from your smart red dining chair and watch creative cuisine being prepared ..
Kornhausstr. 3 CH - 3000 Bern
Jan Leimbach's two set menus are modern and Mediterranean in inspiration, his flavours and techniques bearing witness to his great dedication. The interior is chic and elegant, and the terrace is one of the most attractive in the city.