Photo points

Photo opportunities and Instagram hotspots

  • Interlaken

Grab your smartphone and take pictures with strong ‘like’ potential

In addition to the wealth of adventurous activities, events and options for health-giving relaxation, the holiday region of Interlaken offers countless breathtaking views and moments to capture for posterity. The Photopoint Map shows you exactly where to take pictures for your social media channel or photo album.

Want to share the most spectacular images from your trip to Interlaken with followers of your Instagram account? Collecting images of glowing sunsets for your personal album? Or just looking for a postcard view? Framing the perfect shot is simplicity itself –

all you need is the Photopoint Map. Make your way to the Höhematte in Interlaken, and press the shutter for a selfie against the backdrop of the snow-capped Jungfrau. Looking for more panoramic views? It’s a short walk to the Harderbahn funicular, where you can take a breather on the way up the Harder Kulm. Once at the summit, your lens can take in the whole scene: mountain ranges, lakes, forests and the sun going down. Here you are guaranteed to get your best shot of the day.

For even more highlights to capture, just refer to the Photopoint Map. There are 30-plus superb photo opportunities in Interlaken itself and near lakes Thun and Brienz.
Photopoint Map

Your highlights at a glance

  • 30-plus photo points to inspire you
  • Plan your tour
  • Share your photos on Instagram with the hashtag #interlaken, marking them @interlaken

To ensure that your trip is perfect in every way

  • Take photos at the right time of day to ensure optimum lighting
  • Wear sturdy footwear
  • Check the weather forecast
Personal tip
"Having visited the Interlaken holiday region many times before, I felt sure I knew all the best places. Thanks to the Photopoint Map, however, I found out about the sensational view of Interlaken from the Heimwehfluh for the first time."

3800 Interlaken


Phone: +41 33 826 53 00


General information

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