Thun is the gateway to the Bernese Oberland and is the starting point for excursions to the mountains around Lake Thun. It takes about 1.5 hours from Thun to reach the summit of the Stockhorn, Niesen or Niederhorn (each are around 2,000 m.a.s.l.).
Cozy bar - individually and originally designed in a gym. With its quiet and relaxing courtyard, in the center of Bern, the café bar Turnhalle offers a unique green oasis in the middle of hectic, everyday city life.
Each year, the Thun Art Museum hosts five temporary exhibitions that are mainly devoted to contemporary art. In addition to thematic and monographic special exhibitions, one collection exhibition is organised each year.