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Bernese Oberland | Wilderswil

Holiday resorts and holiday regions in Switzerland

Fantastic experiences and fun in all four seasons!
The idyllic holiday resort of Wilderswil is easy to reach, situated in the heart of the Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau Region just a few kilometres south of Interlaken. Whatever the season, you’ll find an almost endless range of excellent excursion, sport and hiking options, sightseeing attractions and spectacular scenery in an unspoilt natural world. The “Alpin Center” at Wilderswil railway station will arrange all sporting activities for you, including a ski & snowboard school and hire of winter sports gear. The charming neighbouring village of Gsteigwiler nestles on a sunny terrace at the foot of Schynige Platte. The tiny, tucked-away mountain village of Saxeten is only six kilometres from Wilderswil. Discover the captivating charm of an unspoilt winterworld on the four-kilometre sledge run from Saxeten. You can expect a very warm welcome at any one of our 18 hotels and restaurants, over 100 holiday apartments and the quietly situated camping site. The Tourist Office will be delighted to help with the choice of accommodation and arrangement of group travel programmes.
 
Sightseeing attractions in the village of Wilderswil: “Cultural Walks at the Entrance to the Lütschinen Valleys”, Unspunnen and Rothenfluh ruins, “Alte Mühle“ (old mill) Village Museum, Natural Garden, 12th century Gsteig Church.
 
Attractions in the area: Schynige Platte, Jungfraujoch „Top of Europe“, Schilthorn „Piz Gloria“,Brienzer Rothorn, Harder Kulm, boat trips on Lakes Thun and Brienz, all kinds of sport activities. Short excursions and hikes by nostalgic cogwheel railway up to the nature paradise of Schynige Platte and its Botanical Alpine Garden with over 500 species of flora. Demanding hikes: up the Abendberg mountain and down to Saxeten. For mountaineers: a mountain hike over Bällenhöchst to Isenfluh or over the Renggli Pass to Aeschi, both starting from Wilderswil or Saxeten. From June to September: guided visits to an Alpine dairy. Wonderful walks along the River Lütschine and Lake Brienz. Bernese Oberland Railways (BOB) with direct connections to the Jungfrau Region and Interlaken Ost. Direct bus connections to Interlaken West.