We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Skigebiet Oeschinensee

Oeschinenesee, Kandersteg 3718, Switzerland
+41 33 675 11 18
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Beautiful Walks and Views

Very well worth a trip up the Gondola to the top. There are restaurants and Cafes up there... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Arnold L
,
London, United Kingdom
Reserve enough time to walk to the lake

We went a bit after late lunch, when we bought the ticket we were told the last cable car is at... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
Cathy C
,
Hong Kong, China
Read all 60 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cable car” (7 reviews)
“trails” (3 reviews)
“snow” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Oeschinenesee, Kandersteg 3718, Switzerland
CONTACT
Website
+41 33 675 11 18
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (60)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"cable car"
in 7 reviews
"trails"
in 3 reviews
"snow"
in 4 reviews
"scenery"
in 4 reviews
"tickets"
in 2 reviews
"restaurant"
in 7 reviews
"gondola"
in 4 reviews
"mountains"
in 5 reviews
"views"
in 5 reviews
"walk"
in 6 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Very well worth a trip up the Gondola to the top. There are restaurants and Cafes up there, absolutely beautiful walks which are buggy and pram friendly and lots of picnic areas. We took the Gondola and then walked back into town. The walk down...More

Thank Arnold L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We went a bit after late lunch, when we bought the ticket we were told the last cable car is at 1700, we were up the other side by 1615, and we played one round each on the slide right next to the cable car...More

Thank Cathy C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We had a picnic on a bench along the lake trail. The scenery is exquisite! There are a couple of restaurants there, but make sure you take the trails, get away from other people, and enjoy the fact that the scenery shifts with every turn...More

Thank becpen
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The scenery is astonishing Beautiful nature Wonderful environment If you want to have free time for your SOUL this is the place to go

Thank Bahaaj92
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 June 2017

The untouched mountains of Oeschinensee is a UNESCO site. Simple, quaint, beautiful. Worth a visit. Don't forget the Rodelbahn at Oeschinensee.

Thank Warren P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came here and can't wait to come back. The trails are endless and the restaurants at the end of the trails are a real treat. The lake is crystal clear and there is even an alpine coaster but it closes with...More

Thank Brads P
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We went here on a cloudy day with hopes that the clouds would clear. The gondola ride up was so much fun. We hiked to the lake and around it a bit. Very much fun and beautiful. I can imagine the beauty if the clouds...More

Thank webtravelreview
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Our first fine day in Kandersteg saw us taking an early cable car to Recommended, and we weren't disappointed. This is definitely one of those places you never forget. The beautiful blue water reflecting the surrounding snow capped peaks is one of the most jaw...More

2  Thank PaulNorthYorkshire
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We went on a cloudy day and were still blown away! We took a gondola up the mountain which provided us with lovely views. When we got to the top, they were lots of trails and rolling green hills. The scenery was spectacular! We went...More

1  Thank Arabella R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Take the cable car, unless you are bonkers, and a 20 minute walk down the lake and the most incredible view awaits you. If you are unfit there is a little electric bus that will take you back to the cable car every half hour.

1  Thank Kevin O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
123
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 9 hotels in Kandersteg
Alfa Soleil
223 reviews
.54 km away
Alpina Hotel
69 reviews
.55 km away
Hotel Blumlisalp
51 reviews
.59 km away
Hotel Bernerhof
308 reviews
.66 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Nico's Restaurant
99 reviews
.55 km away
Restaurant Hotel Bernerhof
86 reviews
.66 km away
Hotel Doldenhorn
50 reviews
1.53 km away
Restaurant Des Alpes
43 reviews
1.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Oeschinen Lake
413 reviews
2.40 km away
Nature Park Blausee
259 reviews
4.22 km away
Trummer Woodcarving
23 reviews
7.96 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Skigebiet Oeschinensee staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit