Discover the Bernese Oberland region

The Bernese Oberland region is a large mountainous region, south of Bern in the center of Switzerland. Interlaken is the hub connecting many beautiful mountain areas here, like the popular Jungfrau Region, Gstaad, Adelboden Lenk, Hasliberg, and others.

Plan your trip to the Bernese Oberland using our posts linked below.

Interlaken is a convenient base for hiking in the Bernese Oberland and Jungfrau Region. Here are the best hikes near Interlaken, including ridges, waterfalls, and theme trails for kids.

What to do in Lauterbrunnen with kids including no hike viewpoints, alpine playgrounds, stroller-friendly trails, easy hikes and harder treks.

Our favorite hikes in Grindelwald, with varying difficulty from an easy stroll for all ages and abilities to a challenging all day trek, more suitable for experienced hikers and teens.

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Mountain views for non-hikers

Favorite hikes in Bernese Oberland

Fun for kids

Waterfalls & gorges


Hi! I’m Tanya and our family has been living & hiking in Switzerland since 2005, collecting dozens of fun hikes and activities for all ages and abilities. More about us…

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