Take a look at the role of water in the history of the city. What are the possibilities and the risks for Thun, given its lakeside and riverside location? How has water influenced the history of its people? This staged tour is sure to entertain.
Unwind and recharge your batteries: No matter whether you are planning a trip for two, alone, or with family or friends, Bernese Oberland Navigation offers a range of unique cruises each season for unforgettable moments on Lakes Thun and Brienz.
The city of Thun, which is located at the lower end of Lake Thun, is the gate to the Bernese Oberland. The historic Old Town is situated about one kilometer from the shore of the lake, on the river Aare. There is a castle in the center of the Old Town that dates back to the 12th century and boasts a museum.
The Thun Panorama was produced in 1814 and was the first Swiss work of its type and the world's oldest surviving example of its genre. The artist Marquard Wocher sketched the 360° panorama while sitting on a roof in the middle of the Old Town of Thun.