Equally as diverese are also the views: From Bernese Alps to Lake Brienz and Grimsel region, as well as the Pilatus or Hogant. Summit restaurants and mountain guesthouse add to a warm welcome here, as well as guaranteeing a memorable stay! And hikes down to the Planalp, direction Brünig or even as far as the Kemmeriboden-bad add to geat adventure.
Accessibility: With central rail from Interlaken Ost or Lucerne to Brienz, steam train to the Brienzer Rothorn. With Postbus from Schüpfheim to the Rothorn rail valley station (Sörenberg), cable car to the Rothorn.
View: Over Lake Brienz, Bernese Alps, north-eastern high Alps, Niesen, Schrattenfluh, Pilatus, Säntis and Glärnisch
Attractions: The majority of trains with steam-powered locomotives, and many of the carriages open.
Culinary aspects: Two restaurants (Brienz/steam-train mountain station and Sörenberg cable car)
Overnight stays: only at the Berghaus Rothorn Kulm: new rooms, multi-bed rooms and tourist dormitory
Groups: Rothorn Kulm: Bergrestaurant 250, panorama terrace 120 seats
Summit-Restaurant Rothorn: 120 seats inside, 60 places on the terrace
Winter: Ski operations with Sörenberg cable car and Eisee chairlift; the steam train from Brienz doesn’t travel in winter
Special comments: Free steam-train rides on your birthday
RailAway combined group offer
- From the Rail Service Helpdesk 0900 300 300 (CHF 1.19/min. from the Swiss fixed-line network)
- At railway station ticket counters
We recommend that you book early, i.e. at least 1 week before the start of your journey. Please note: You can only obtain this reduced RailAway combined offer at the points of sale given above.