Grand Tour of Switzerland: Hünegg Castle photo spot


Point of view

Discover the photo spot at Hünegg Castle on the shores of Lake Thun

Surrounded by venerable trees, the fairytale Hünegg Castle commands peerless views of Lake Thun and the Alpine foothills. To visit the Hünegg Castle is to travel back in time to the 19th century: the museum’s exceptional exhibition has been unchanged since those days. To take a break, enjoy a freshly roasted coffee and a tasty slice of fruitcake in the historic castle café. Don’t forget to take your souvenir snap at the Grand Tour of Switzerland photo spot in the expansive castle grounds.

Your highlights at a glance

  • The Grand Tour of Switzerland is a 1,600 km tourist circuit spanning the country
  • Discover scores of attractions along the way
  • Take a souvenir snap at the photo spot in the castle grounds
  • Savour the magnificent view of Lake Thun

To ensure that your trip is perfect in every way, please note

  • Download the Grand Tour of Switzerland app (iOS/Android)
  • The whole of the route is generally open to cars and motorcycles
  • Parking is available next to Hünegg Castle
  • The photo spot is located in the castle grounds, around 5 minutes from the car park
  • The grounds are open year-round


General Information

  • Bus stop available


Getting there
Stiftung Schloss Hünegg
Staatsstrasse 52
3652 Hilterfingen