St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint

Up until 1,900 years ago a terrifying dragon is said to have been up to mischief in a large cave at Lake Thun. Only the wandering Irish monk Beatus succeeded in driving away the dragon. Today the marvelous grotto world can be entered without risk. more

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Mine Landesplattenberg

Slate mining defined the history of Elm and the Sernft Valley up to the 19th century. Today the "Landesplattenberg Engi", a former slate mine, is... more

Mine Landesplattenberg
La Tine – aquatic canyon with no abseiling

La Tine – aquatic canyon with no...

Technically easy with no abseiling! Whitewater playground in western Switzerland perfectly suited to beginners and water lovers. more

St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint

Up until 1,900 years ago a terrifying dragon is said to have been up to mischief in a large cave at Lake Thun. Only the wandering Irish monk Beatus succeeded in driving away the dragon. Today the marvelous grotto world can be entered without risk.

Up until 1,900 years ago a terrifying dragon is said to have been up to mischief in a large cave at Lake Thun. Only the wandering Irish monk Beatus succeeded in driving away the dragon. Today the marvelous grotto world can be entered without risk.

Mine Landesplattenberg

Slate mining defined the history of Elm and the Sernft Valley up to the 19th century. Today the "Landesplattenberg Engi", a former slate mine, is open to guided tours.

Slate mining defined the history of Elm and the Sernft Valley right up into the 19th century. Today the "Landesplattenberg Engi", a former slate mine, is open for guided tours.

La Tine – aquatic canyon with no abseiling

Technically easy with no abseiling! Whitewater playground in western Switzerland perfectly suited to beginners and water lovers.

Technically easy with no abseiling! Whitewater playground in western Switzerland perfectly suited to beginners and water lovers.