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Grosser Muristalden 6, Bern 3006, Switzerland
+41 31 357 15 25
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4-Hour Private Guided Tour of Bern
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“bear park” (90 reviews)
“three bears” (25 reviews)
“the river” (130 reviews)
Grosser Muristalden 6, Bern 3006, Switzerland
+41 31 357 15 25
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Reviewed yesterday

The bears were active even on the super hot day we were there. One bear took a swim in their little pool attached to the river. It was fun watching the bears roaming around their compound, surrounded by the beautiful, ancient walls of the city.

Thank Natalie T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had to visit a couple of times to se the bears , they were either asleep in the wild bit or in the feeding area . Patience pays off and if you are lucky you will see the bears at play. Interesting to find...More

Thank dbtanky
Reviewed 1 week ago

It takes some luck to get a good view of the bears, either in the original bear pit or in the expanded habitat along the river. Even with that, it's well worth walking to for the great views of the old town looking back across...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were just walking through the city and found this park. Its interesting how much historic this town is and how bears are part of it. This park has 4 bears in it and a nice park view with the town in the background.

Thank Chaitu2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting to learn how bears were part of the history of Bern.  The new enclosure is obviously much more natural than the old bear pits/cages, but still found it a bit weird to have bears locked up in the city centre.    Didn’t see any...More

Thank JasePerth_WA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here on the advice of two locals. The bears are stunning creatures and seem to be very well cared for in a reasonably large area. It is very popular and you do get some great views but you are looking at wild animals that...More

Thank Fergus M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found the fact that there were real live bears living naturally in a large city fascinating. The very large enclosure was an excellent home for the family of bears,who seemed to be healthy and content. The public could get very close to the bears....More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was a bit worried to hear there were bears in the city, thought the enclosure would be small but it's bigger than they would probably get in any zoo and it looks well laid out. The bears are beautiful and look very healthy. There is...More

Thank thomsontrips
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

You can see bears swimming and eating and playing from about 5m away! It's free, easy to get to, and right below the loveliest bar in Bern. What more do you want?!?!

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is something you must see while in Bern. There were 3 awfully cute big 🐻 🐻 🐻Bears! And,it was dinner time so they were all really really hungry!

Thank Alisson B
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17 June 2017|
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Response from Alex L | Reviewed this property |
Moved, to a better location at the same place
15 August 2015|
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Response from Jen S | Reviewed this property |
There are many other lovely things to see and do in Bern. Most importantly float down the river with the locals....
19 May 2015|
Response from Fabian S | Reviewed this property |
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