Aare

Aare

At 291 km, the Aare is the longest wholly Swiss river. It originates from the Oberaar glacier in the eastern Bernese Alps, flows through lakes Brienz and Thun, passes by the federal capital of Bern, is channelled into Lake Biel, follows the southern foot of the Jura range and finally flows into...more

Toy Museum

Toy Museum

The exquisite toy museum in the Biedermeierhaus «Zum Engel», only a few minutes walk from Thun Castle, is a doorway into another world – a child’s...more

Gasthof Emmenhof

Gasthof Emmenhof

Let our charming and competent hostess give you a warm welcome while...more

Freienhof

Freienhof

You may be a connoisseur or a fast eater – but whatever you are, the...more

Aare

At 291 km, the Aare is the longest wholly Swiss river. It originates from the Oberaar glacier in the eastern Bernese Alps, flows through lakes Brienz and Thun, passes by the federal capital of Bern, is channelled into Lake Biel, follows the southern foot of the Jura range and finally flows into the Rhine at Koblenz, in north-western Switzerland. Passenger boats operate on the lakes as well as the river section from Biel to Solothurn.

The Aare is the longest wholly Swiss river. It originates from the Oberaar glacier in the eastern Bernese Alps, flows through lakes Brienz and Thun, passes by the federal capital of Bern, is channelled into Lake Biel, follows the southern foot of the Jura range and finally flows into the Rhine at Koblenz, in north-western Switzerland. Passenger boats operate on the lakes as well as the river section from Biel to Solothurn.

Toy Museum

The exquisite toy museum in the Biedermeierhaus «Zum Engel», only a few minutes walk from Thun Castle, is a doorway into another world – a child’s world from bygone days.

The exquisite toy museum in the Biedermeierhaus «Zum Engel», only a few minutes walk from Thun Castle, is a doorway into another world – a child’s world from bygone days.

Gasthof Emmenhof

Let our charming and competent hostess give you a warm welcome while your host brings his creativity and the finest culinary arts to bear on produce from around the region. No matter whether you are eating home-style in the lounge or a bit more formally in our dining room, we will meet and exceed your expectations. 17 GaultMillau points.

Gasthof Emmenhof

Freienhof

You may be a connoisseur or a fast eater – but whatever you are, the Freienhof restaurant in the Thun inner city has given a whole new meaning to the word "enjoy". We have just the right dish for every culinary taste.

You may be a connoisseur or a fast eater – but whatever you are, the Freienhof restaurant in the Thun inner city has given a whole new meaning to the word "enjoy". We have just the right dish for every culinary taste.