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Address: Bern 3084, Switzerland
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+41 31 970 33 33
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Climb to 858 metres above sea level on the Gurten funicular, by bicycle or...

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, music fans and gourmets. Montez à 858 mètres au-dessus du niveau de la mer avec le funiculaire du Gurten, à vélo ou à pied et admirez la vue époustouflante sur la capitale, le Jura et les Alpes. Le Gurten propose tout un programme de bien-être et de loisir pour les familles, les sportifs, les amateurs de musique et les gourmets.

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Nice place, great views

Beautiful place, great views! Great little play area, our son also enjoyed the miniature train and cars which were fairly priced. The restaurant is buffet style and you pay for... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
ryancnelson
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, great views! Great little play area, our son also enjoyed the miniature train and cars which were fairly priced. The restaurant is buffet style and you pay for the weight of your food. You can walk up and down if you wish or take the easy route up in the train. Wrap up warm it can be fresh... More 

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are glad you and your family enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely loved the trip to the Gurten. The funicular ride was so much fun and the views were amazing. We walked down the hill to see the snow covered trees and up the hill to get great views of the Alps. Everything was so picturesque! (See photos). We had lunch and a bit of a rest in the restaurant... More 

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback. we are glad you enjoyed your stay on the top of Berne and your visit in the restaurant. We hope to see you again. More 

Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Gürten is a little hideaway just few mins away from the city of Bern. You take Tram 9 and get off at Gürtenbahn station. From there you take another ride with a cable car going to the top. Or when the weather is fine, take a walk. It will only take you an hour approximately. The trails are clearly marked... More 

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Gurtenpark, Manager at Gurten, responded to this review

Thanks! Nice to hear you enjoyed your stay! Happy new Year! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been for a walk here during summer and it is a lovely way to spend an afternoon, but in winter it is beautiful. Sunny with snow decorating all the trees and fog blanketing the valleys that are Bern. It was a most unforgettable experience.

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

We are glad to hear you had such a lovely time and hoping you are coming back soon. Gurten is truly worth of visit at every time of the year. Wishing you happy holidays and all the best in 2017! More 

Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a park! It seems like it's a great place to visit on any clear day. We went in December. While it was cold, it was manageable because we were constantly moving—which we had to do if we wanted to see more than just a small area of the park. We had gorgeous views of Bern's Old Town as well... More 

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Gurtenpark, Manager at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi David, thanks and happy to hear you enjoyed your time up on Gurten! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet and covered with snow at the time we visit. Though the Gurten Park not opened, the whitish village is beautiful. Hope to go on another sunny day so as to watch the Alps mountain range!

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your feedback. We are glad you enjoyed the little snow we got yesterday. We sure hope for more this season.... Hope to see you again. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

Nice view, great place for kids, affordable restaurant. Use the cable car up and walk down. In the summer theere is a festival there; great concert arena!

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are glad you had a good stay with us and we hope to see you again soon. More 

Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The equivalent of a North American style national park, Gurten boasts splendid views of the mountains and city with a host of well-maintained trails for biking, walking (and even sledding!). A quick and easy trip from the Old City, this is a worthwhile stop while in Bern.

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi there, thank you very much for your kind feedback. We are glad you enjoyed the view from the top of the mountain. We hope to see you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Use your free travel pass you receive when you stay in an official accommodation and travel up to the Gurten. Do a round walk, enjoy the view and charge up your energy inside or outside the beautiful Migros self-service restaurant.

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hello there. Thank you for sharing your 5-star review of Gurten. It was a pleasure to read your comment on your recent visit and we are delighted to learn that you thoroughly enjoyed our park and self-service Restaurant Tapis Rouge. We do hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

It is a nice hill that gives a view for entire Bern city. It is well maintained, has a good restaurant as well, a view tower that allows you to see Alps in the good weather conditions. There is a cable car that allows to get to Gurten quickly. There are plenty of kids attractions and open land to play.... More 

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Gurtenpark, Kommunikation at Gurten, responded to this review

Hi there. Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit so much and sincerely hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again soon. More 

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