An active holiday with a view

Experience the mountain world with a lake view close up

High above Lake Thun, surrounded by a unique mountain panorama, is the picturesque village of Aeschi. The village surroundings are magnificent: the impressive, pyramid-shaped Niesen, the view into the green valleys, the view over the lake and the authentic nature will make you forget your everyday routine. You will have an active holiday and find relaxation in this welcoming village.

  • The right village for adventures in natural surroundings

  • Discover unforgettable panoramas

  • Wonderful views of the mountains and lake

  • Feel really close to the mountains

  • Family-friendly atmosphere

The panoramic mountain village at the heart of the Bernese Oberland

High above Lake Thun and Spiez, between Thun and Interlaken, you will experience the Bernese Oberland with its authentic nature in Aeschi and Aeschiried. The situation of the mountain village reveals an unforgettable panoramic view of the mountains and lake. From here you can go on hikes and immerse yourself in the lush nature of the Suldtal. You will be amazed by the local craftsmanship and traditional customs. In winter you will discover a landscape which will motivate you to go on active excursions in the snow. The wide range offers you, your family and friends unforgettable mountain experiences in both summer and winter.

Your highlights in Aeschi

Everything for perfect summer holidays in the mountains

Blühende Weise mit Blick auf einen Bauernhof in Aeschi

Aeschi is the perfect place for hikers and friends of nature. Here you will find a varied range of hiking trails with simple, average and challenging routes. Signposted circular routes will take you to special places around Aeschi and let you discover even more panoramas. On the adventure trails, you will go on a treasure hunt and solve puzzles – fun for all the family.


Velofahrerin mit Rennrad unterwegs in Aeschi umgeben von grünen Wiesen

Plan a special day in the Suldtal: you will discover a wildly romantic valley with an impressive waterfall. The nature reserve reveals the entire splendour of nature. Then exchange your hiking boots for two wheels. Starting from Aeschi you can explore the region on your bicycle, mountain bike or e-bike. Numerous routes take you past water, through valleys and over hills to mountain peaks. To relax after all the strenuous action, go to an indoor swimming pool or enjoy the view sitting on a bench.


Winter fairytale against an impressive backdrop

Blick von der Loipe auf den pyramidenförmigen Niesen und die verschneite Landschaft

In Aeschi and Aeschiried, winter sports become a winter fairytale. The snow setting will enchant you on the full moon snowshoe tour on the winter hiking trails or when sledging. Classic ski tracks, skating tracks and night tracks will animate you to give your peak performance on cross-country skis. The particularly family-friendly winter sports area with two ski lifts and two training lifts enjoys a phenomenal situation: where else could you enjoy sweeping and carving on the piste with a view of Lake Thun and the mountain sides of the Sigriswilergrat and Niederhorn?


Immerse yourself, experience, take part

The village life, the farms and the environment inspire you to take part. Immerse yourself in the world of Aeschi and experience customs and traditions, either on your own or on a guided tour. Taste some delicious mountain cheese when you visit the alpine dairy Aeschiallmend. Enjoy some genuinely fun moments with family and friends at the Hatti adventure farm. You will find the answer as to why there are as many alpacas and lamas living in Aeschi.

Experience mega power and genuine traditions against an impressive mountain backdrop at the Chemihütte Swiss Alpine Wrestling Festival. Original customs and values still hold true in Aeschi. And you will see them at the cattle market, the cattle drives, the open-air concerts, at the traditional Aeschimärit market and the Bad Heustrich Christmas market.

The mountain village is the ideal place for an active holiday

You will find the perfect accommodation for your holiday in authentic nature in the welcoming village of Aeschi. There is a wide choice ranging from a traditional hotel through familiar guesthouse, cosy bed & breakfast to sleeping in the hay. You will enjoy individuality in a comfortable holiday apartment. You can also have a fantastic holiday with your family on a camping site. Staying in group accommodation with friends will also be a truly enjoyable experience.

Contact the local tourist office

Address and contact

Aeschi Tourismus
Scheidgasse 8
3703 Aeschi

Tel. +41 33 654 14 24
[email protected]