Enjoy the magic of autumn amid lakes and mountains

Bucket list for autumn holidays to remember

At the end of an action-packed summer, it's time to savour the autumn. The Holiday Region Interlaken with deep blue Lake Thun and turquoise Lake Brienz exudes natural beauty in the autumn season. For the ultimate autumnal tips, check out our bucket list.

  • Autumn hikes with panoramic views

  • Cultural and culinary delights

  • Splendid autumn colours and nature in harmony

  • Unforgettable feelgood moments to savour

Autumn is all about nature at its most golden, a mood of romance and varied cuisine to enjoy. Here we share seven experiences to try during your autumn break in the Bernese Oberland:

1. Enjoy the view from the "Blueme tower"

The stunning spectrum of colours makes autumn the perfect time to go hiking and savour the views in the Bernese Oberland. In the company of your loved ones, hike to the "Blueme tower" viewpoint to drink in the unique view of Lake Thun and the foothills of the Alps.

2. Discover the idyllic moorland of the Lombachalp

This nature reserve of upland moors and fens is a well-kept secret for all nature lovers. Along the way you will encounter some impressive plant and animal life. A trip to the Lombachalp is a definite must for your bucket list.

3. Enjoy the autumn amid lakes and mountains

Overlooking turquoise Lake Brienz, the Axalp is a genuine natural paradise. The mountain hike from the Axalp to Hinterburgseeli is something you just have to experience. The walk introduces you to landscapes of alpine pastures, resplendent meadows and rustic wooden figures. This superb excursion will live in the memory.

4. Day trip to the Pochten Falls

The Morgenberghorn runs down into the peaceful and untamed Suldtal valley, where you will find the spectacular Pochten Falls. Enjoy the autumnal tones of nature on a three-hour round trip that takes in stunning natural surroundings and alpine pastures. The view across deep blue Lake Thun makes this autumn walk simply unforgettable!

5. Culinary tour of discovery on the Stockhorn

Combining culinary indulgence with hiking is the best way to enjoy a beautiful autumn day. This mountain experience promises good views, great food and plenty of exercise. Join the Stockhorn Culinary Trail with your loved ones.

6. Visit the vineyards of Spiez and try a glass of alpine wine

Did you know that grapes grow around deep blue Lake Thun? Regional wines are cultivated in Spiez, Oberhofen, Hilterfingen, Merligen, Thun, Steffisburg, Gunten and Wilderswil. The grape varieties that grow in the alpine region are truly outstanding. Tip: Learn all you need to know about the origins and production of delicious Spiez wines on the Spiez Vineyard Sensory Adventure Trail.

7. Culinary delights of the Thun region

Join the "A foodie’s guide to Thun" tour with your loved ones. In the company of a local tour guide, make your way from one course to the next in the centre of Thun. Tasty appetisers, main meals and refreshing drinks await.

If that’s still not enough, we have even more autumn tips in store


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