Visit the Alphorn factory

Guided tour of the alphorn factory in Habkern

Visit the Alphorn factory
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Hohgant: Schrattenkalk limestone formations and white-peaked mountains as tempting as meringues

A challenging hike, love of nature and culinary delights are combined in an ideal manner on this mountain trek from Habkern via Mt. Hohgant to the famous spa resort, Kemmeriboden Bad.

The mighty Hohgant rises at the borderline between Entlebuch and Bernese Oberland, guarding the entrance to the High Alps. A very rewarding but at the same time challenging tour takes you from Habkern to the Furggeng├╝tsch, opening up a panoramic vista of the Alps, Mittelland and the Jurassic mountains.

Hohgant: Schrattenkalk limestone formations and white-peaked mountains as tempting as meringues
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Hohgant Hut

The cozy, remote hut is located at 1,805 meters in the Hohgant-Seefeld nature reserve, on the border from Emmental to the Oberland, between Kemmeriboden and Habkern. The charming wooden building can be reached on various routes taking between in 1 hour 30 minutes up to 4 hours. There are 24-30 dormitory beds. Reservations are mandatory. The hut does not have a warden, but beverages and a wood-burning stove are available. Poor mobile phone reception.

The cozy, remote hut is located at 1,805 meters in the Hohgant-Seefeld nature reserve, on the border from Emmental to the Oberland, between Kemmeriboden and Habkern.

Hohgant Hut
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Augstmatthorn and Suggiture

By local bus from Habkern in the direction of Lombachalp. Followed by a very steep climb (just under 600m) across the ridge to the Augstmatthorn (2137m). From here, you will enjoy unobstructed views high above Lake Brienz to the Bernese High Alps. Continue to the Suggiturm (Suggiture, 2085m) and across the Harder ridge to Harderkulm (1322m). Travel to Interlaken-East with the funicular railway.

Augstmatthorn and Suggiture
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