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Climb to 858 metres above sea level on the Gurten funicular, by bicycle or on foot, and take in breath-taking views of the capital, the Jura and the Alps. Gurten Park offers a programme of pampering and leisure activities for families, athletes...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While most of the shops are closed, the Gurten is a quick tram and funicular away from Old Town. We opted to have lunch at the top and walk back down to town and really enjoyed our day away from town. Lots of activities for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Matthew G
Gurtenpark, Guest Relations Manager at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Matthew G, Thank you very much for your Feedback. We are glad to hear you had a fantastic time in berne. We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy to get to and the cost of the funicular is included in the free pass you get when checking in. Wonderful views on beautiful Bern.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stuart153Seaforde
Gurtenpark, Guest Relations Manager at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Stuart153Seaforde, Thank you for your kind words. We hope to see you soon. Best regards,

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

it is 10 minutes by tram # 9 from bern banhof you take the cable cart up to the top and you enjoy the scienary

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gurtenpark, Public Relations Manager at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Heshamquran, Thank you for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed your time up at the Gurten.

Reviewed 20 October 2018

Really loved the ride in the cable car and the amazing views. For those not afraid of heights: do climb the viewing tower for even more spectacular views on Bern. On the Gurten there are lots of family friendly activities, but you can also choose...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CarolienBAC
Gurtenpark, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Dear CarolienBAC, Thank you for your kind words. We are glad you and your family enjoyed the Gurten. We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 19 October 2018

Our hotel gave us a pass to take funicular to this attraction and we loved it. Just hopped on one of the buses that go around Bern and got off on their stop. We climbed the tower for even better views. They have a beautiful...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jamie H
Gurtenpark, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Dear Jamie, Thank you very much for your kind words. We are glad you enjoyed the Gurten and our beloved City. We hope to see you soon.

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We went to Gurten as it was included in the Bern travel pass. Even though it was lovely to be in the mountain air the attraction is definitely suited for young families. It was more of an adventure park with kids games everywhere. Toddlers on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Gurtenpark, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Dear Ruby F, Thank you for your Feedback. I am sorry to hear you could not find a quiet spot in the park. I would recommend you to join us for our candle light dinner "Höigflüschter" at the Restaurant Gurtners or our Pop-up Event Rock`a`Billy...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018

This mountain offers lots of entertainment with a cog wheel train lifting you to the top. The top has amazing views of both Bern and the Swiss Alps. At the top you can ski in the winter time (think learning to ski, a rope lift...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback and great rating. You can visit the Gurten in summer and in winter time and find plenty of intersting things to do. We hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 18 September 2018

A very nice place in Bern to be able to enjoy a lovely walk with great views. If you bring kids with you it is also an amazing option.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank reisenfreak
Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2018

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback and great rating. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, and we hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 17 September 2018

I had a really nice time in Gurten. Relatively easy to get to, as you can take the bus to Gurtenbahn, and than take an incline train up to the top. There was plenty for kids to do, like a play area and a sled...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback and great rating. We are glad you had a wonderful time on the top of Berne and we hope to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 16 September 2018

Take the bus from near the train station in Bern, and you can easily reach Gurten. From where the bus drops you off, it is an easy walk to the Gurtenbahn, with it's fabulous views and tower to climb, with an amazing view of Bern.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this reviewResponded 17 September 2018

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback and great rating. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you again soon.

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Mary G
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Response from Gurtenpark | Property representative |
Hi there, the best thing is to look the information up on gurtenfestival.ch there you get all the information needed for the festival. From the mainstation of Berne you have to take tram nr. 9 in direction to Wabern. There... More
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Hi there, it's raining today so no, the tobbogan run will not oben today. Sorry! We hope for dry weather again on the weekend.
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Hi there Thank you for your interest. The ticket for the funicular train costs one way 6 Sfr, both ways 10,5 Sfr. Children ride for a half of the price: one way ticket costs 3 Sfr and return ticket 5,5 Sfr. We would be... More
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