Observing nature and wildlife on the Niederhorn

A huntsman points out the best places to closely observe the ibex colonies, which live in their wild state on the Niederhorn. more

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Beatenberg

Located high above Lake Thun, this sun terrace offers a unique panorama of the Bernese Oberland’s Alpine peaks including the famous threesome,... more

Beatenberg
St. Beatus Caves - Dragons and a Saint

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

Observing nature and wildlife on the Niederhorn

A huntsman points out the best places to closely observe the ibex colonies, which live in their wild state on the Niederhorn.

The early hours offer the best opportunity to observe wildlife in its natural habitat.

Observing nature and wildlife on the Niederhorn
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Beatenberg

Located high above Lake Thun, this sun terrace offers a unique panorama of the Bernese Oberland’s Alpine peaks including the famous threesome, Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. Away from the main tourist streams, the holiday destination in the neighbourhood of Interlaken welcomes nature lovers in particular.

Located high above Lake Thun, this sun terrace offers a unique panorama of the Alpine peaks of the Bernese Oberland including the famous threesome, Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. Away from the main tourist streams, the village is particularly popular with nature-lovers and families.

Beatenberg
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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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