Cathedral of St. Nicholas

Climb all 368 steps to the top of the Saint Nicholas Cathedral tower and enjoy an exceptional view of the village and the Alpine foothills around Fribourg. The gothic Cathedral, its magnificent stained glass windows and its organs deserve to be visited (commentary available on request)! more

Chillon

Clock Tower

A visit to the first western city gate (1218–1256) of Bern’s Old Town. more

Clock Tower
Old City of Bern

Old City of Bern

UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site
The capital of Switzerland has many charms. Its quaint old town is framed by the Aare Riverand offers... more

Cathedral of St. Nicholas

Climb all 368 steps to the top of the Saint Nicholas Cathedral tower and enjoy an exceptional view of the village and the Alpine foothills around Fribourg. The gothic Cathedral, its magnificent stained glass windows and its organs deserve to be visited (commentary available on request)!

Climb the 368 steps and you will be rewarded with an unforgettable view of the town of Fribourg.

Cathedral of St. Nicholas
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Clock Tower

A visit to the first western city gate (1218–1256) of Bern’s Old Town.

A visit to the first western city gate (1218–1256) of Bern’s Old Town.

Clock Tower
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Old City of Bern

UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site
The capital of Switzerland has many charms. Its quaint old town is framed by the Aare Riverand offers spectacular views of the Alps.

With its 6 km of limestone buildings andmedieval arcades,its Renaissance fountainswith colorful figures,and its beautiful cathedralsurrounded by picturesque rooftops,Bern,founded in 1191, is truly a gem of medievalarchitecture in Europe.

Ten places are on the roster of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site. Convince yourself of the uniqueness of these places by visiting them.

Thanks to its well-preserved medieval townscape, the Old Town of Bern was entered onto UNESCO’s listing of World Heritage Sites in 1983.

Old City of Bern
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