Culinary highlights, Mediterranean dishes, creative compositions. The baroque Palais Besenval, right by the Aare, delights all your senses. The setting is impressive. The interior combines Baroque-style decor with modern equipment. The Baroque garden is an inviting place to spend a while.
Art/Architecture: Zum alten Stephan
You will be pampered with top treats of modern culinary art in this cozy gourmet restaurant. Seasonal specialties of the international cuisine are largely left in their natural and unprocessed condition. The restaurant meets the highest culinary expectations. (16 Gault Millau points and 1 Michelin Star)
Oppenheim Tower Fountain
The Oppenheim fountain is situated on Bern’s Waisenhausplatz and was created by the artist Meret Oppenheim. It was set into operation in 1983. Symbolising growth and life, it comprises an eight-metre high concrete column, down which water flows in a spiral.
«Weltpostdenkmal Kleine Schanze»
When the international prizes were being awarded by the Universal Postal Union in 1903/04, René de St. Marceaux (Paris) won 1st prize. His design was cast in bronze in 1908 and unveiled in the Kleine Schanze park on 4 October 1909.