Gurten - Bern's local mountain

Since the opening of the park in 1999, Bern's local mountain, the Gurten, has been delighting visitors from near and far with its relaxed atmosphere.

The Gurten offers a wide range of entertainment with a focus on culture, leisure and games. The park's lush green setting makes it a pleasant venue for seminars and meetings, and its restaurant is a culinary highlight for gourmets.

It's an ideal recreation area with an extensive children's play area, a miniature railway, grill areas and an observation tower. On clear days the view of the Alps is breathtaking.

In the summer the Gurten is one of the best-known attractions for the many visitors to the annual Gurtenfestival.