Heiliggeistkirche (Holy Spirit Church)

Heiliggeistkirche (Holy Spirit Church)

The Heiliggeistkirche was built by Niklaus Schiltknecht, the town's master mason, and inaugurated in 1729. It is located on the site of what was previously known as the hospital church. The Heiliggeistkirche is considered to be the most beautiful Protestant baroque church in Switzerland. Richly...more

Restaurant St. Gervais

Restaurant St. Gervais

The St. Gervais is quite unique. This institution in the Old Town of Biel/Bienne has been guided by cooperative principles for many decades now and...more

Bundesplatz

Bundesplatz

A short stroll away is the lively Bundesplatz, whose 26 fountains...more

Aare rafting & canoeing

Aare rafting &...

River rafting on the Aare between Thun and Bern is now possible by canoe...more

Heiliggeistkirche (Holy Spirit Church)

The Heiliggeistkirche was built by Niklaus Schiltknecht, the town's master mason, and inaugurated in 1729. It is located on the site of what was previously known as the hospital church. The Heiliggeistkirche is considered to be the most beautiful Protestant baroque church in Switzerland. Richly furnished, the interior is dominated by fourteen freestanding sandstone columns and the pulpit in the northern part of the nave.

Restaurant St. Gervais

The St. Gervais is quite unique. This institution in the Old Town of Biel/Bienne has been guided by cooperative principles for many decades now and welcomes a very diverse range of people.

The St. Gervais is quite unique. This institution in the Old Town of Biel/Bienne has been guided by cooperative principles for many decades now and welcomes a very diverse range of people.

Bundesplatz

A short stroll away is the lively Bundesplatz, whose 26 fountains represent the 26 Swiss cantons.

A short stroll away is the lively Bundesplatz, whose 26 fountains represent the 26 Swiss cantons.

Aare rafting & canoeing

River rafting on the Aare between Thun and Bern is now possible by canoe or inflatable boat, with expert guides coaching you through fast and slow currents.

River rafting on the Aare between Thun and Bern is now possible by canoe or inflatable boat, with expert guides coaching you through fast and slow currents.