Long views into the picturesque Simmental valley

Wonderful high-altitude route from Gurnigel over the Leiterenpass up to the Stockhorn

The imposing Gantrisch mountain chain stretches eastwards from the Gurnigel region, ending with the mighty rocky dome of the Stockhorn. Right along this chain runs a mountain path offering magnificent views across the Bernese Alps and Lake Thun and down into the Simmental valley.

Alpine Culture: Experiencing farm work on the Alp

Experiencing Alpine Culture not only means sleeping on an Alp, but also working on an Alp or farm. Visitors help with making hay, mucking stalls, milking cows, or cheese-making, and takes away a feeling for life as a mountain farmer.

Experiencing Alpine Culture not only means sleeping on an Alp, but also working on an Alp or farm. Visitors help with making hay, mucking stalls, milking cows, or cheese-making, and takes away a feeling for life as a mountain farmer.

Lenkerhof gourmet spa resort

The hotel's private sulphur springs, the strongest in Europe's Alpine region, bubbles away in the 2,000m2 wellness complex.

The youngest Swiss 5-star superior hotel in the Bernese Oberland. Boasting several awards since 2002, the Wellness Hotel with a 350-year bathing tradition comprises a hotel-own sulphur source. Styled interiors in all rooms and suites, 2 top restaurants and an inspired team have truly set new standards in the hotel industry.