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last updated: January 21, 2008

Resort information / access  
Altitude Town / Resort 560 m
Inhabitants - total: 70000
City  X 
Country side  X 
By a lake  X 
In the mountains  X 
Accessible by train / narrow-gauge train / mountain railway  X 
Accessible by public bus  X 
Accessible by public boat line  X 
Accessible by private car  X 
Local bus with regular schedule (all year round)  X 
Distance to Intl. Airport  
Less than 1/2 h  
Lodging all year round  
Hotels / Pensions - total number of establishments: 61
Hotels / Pensions - total number of beds: 2729
Holiday apartments and chalets - total beds: 961
Group lodging - total beds: 358
Youth hostel  X 
Youth hostel  X  Member SYH
Bed-and-Breakfast  X 
Backpacker / Low-Budget Hotel  X 
Holidays on a farm  X 
Sport and Wellness all year round  
Beauty farm / beauty hotel  X 
Hotel with weight-loss programme  X 
Fitness trail / Vita-Parcours  X 
Culture / Entertainment all year round  
Permanent exhibition  X 
Concerts, regularly organized  X 
City-tour, organized, on foot  X 
Other information all year round  
Congress center - capactiy of biggest hall - number of persons: 1000
Mountain railways - info phone: 033 841 08 41
Resort area / Transport installations in summer  
Altitude of tourist region from 560 m
Altitude of tourist region, up to 1123 m
Local transport installations in summer - total: 4
Highest point reached via transport installations in summer 2362 m
Cogwheel trains in summer - total: 2
Cable-cars in summer - total: 1
Gondolas in summer - total: 1
Public boat line in summer  X 
Sports and Wellness in summer  
Hiking trails in summer 530 km marked
Nordic Walking/Running 6.1 km
Biking trails within Destination 75 km marked
Mountainbike slopes 15 km marked
Biking in Switzerland, town/resort along the way  X 
Beach volleyball terrain, public 1 Number
Freestanding rock-climbing facilities  X 
"""Other """"in"""" sports (summer):""" Wasserski & Wakeboard
Other information for summer  
Camping ground in summer  X 
Families / children - in summer  
Children's adventure park  X 
Other information for summer  
Natural sights: Sternwarte / Planetarium Beatushöhlen
Cultural sights: Schlösser, Museen
Technical sights: Töpferei, Sägerei
Nature / adventure trails on the theme: Räbilehrpfad
Interesting Link - additional summer info - URL www.thunersee.ch
Live Cams  
Live Cam 1 http://www.thunersee.ch/de/fac/wet_cam.asp
Data as announced by the local station responsible for all the updates and are without warranty of any kind.