In Bern, the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau are near enough to be grasped. Only the Swiss Alpine Museum (ALPS) is closer to the mountains. The ALPS has been open since March of 2012 after a comprehensive renovation.
The restaurant with its integrated brewery is located right next to the new BearPark and offers a fantastic view of Bern's Old Town and the Aare river.
The Mandelbärli (almond bear) - is a typical souvenir of Bern - and a specialty of Beck Glatz Confiseur. In addition the Confiserie serves the very best baked goods, sandwiches and coffee.