Ridge Hike over the Justi Valley

The views are unto themselves on this challenging ridge hike connecting the Niederhorn (Peak 1963 m.a.s.l.), easily accessible by chairlift, with Mt. Gemmenalphorn (2061 m.a.s.l.) and which veers down towards Habkern. The snowy peaks of the Bernese Alps vie with the karst cliffs of Hohgant and... more

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St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint

Up until 1,900 years ago a terrifying dragon is said to have been up to mischief in a large cave at Lake Thun. Only the wandering Irish monk Beatus... more

St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint
Bären Hotel Guesthouse

Bären Hotel Guesthouse

Built in 1792, this historic rural guesthouse is a traditional timber building in the Bernese Oberland style. Both seasonal and regional menu... more

Ridge Hike over the Justi Valley

The views are unto themselves on this challenging ridge hike connecting the Niederhorn (Peak 1963 m.a.s.l.), easily accessible by chairlift, with Mt. Gemmenalphorn (2061 m.a.s.l.) and which veers down towards Habkern. The snowy peaks of the Bernese Alps vie with the karst cliffs of Hohgant and the Prealpine Region.

The views are unto themselves on this challenging ridge hike connecting the Niederhorn (Peak 1963 m.a.s.l.), easily accessible by chairlift, with Mt. Gemmenalphorn (2061 m.a.s.l.) and which veers down towards Habkern. The snowy peaks of the Bernese Alps vie with the karst cliffs of Hohgant and the Prealpine Region.

Ridge Hike over the Justi Valley
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St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint

Up until 1,900 years ago a terrifying dragon is said to have been up to mischief in a large cave at Lake Thun. Only the wandering Irish monk Beatus succeeded in driving away the dragon. Today the marvelous grotto world can be entered without risk.

Up until 1,900 years ago a terrifying dragon is said to have been up to mischief in a large cave at Lake Thun. Only the wandering Irish monk Beatus succeeded in driving away the dragon. Today the marvelous grotto world can be entered without risk.

St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint
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Bären Hotel Guesthouse

Built in 1792, this historic rural guesthouse is a traditional timber building in the Bernese Oberland style. Both seasonal and regional menu specialities can be enjoyed in this family-run establishment. A rustic lounge is ideally suited for small seminars. Habkern lies away from the large tourist resorts; protected from the wind and attracting little mist at an altitude of 1100m.

Bären Hotel Guesthouse
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