Thun Water Magic

29 September – 29 October 2023

Be enchanted by colourful beams of light and sparkling fountains at the Aare basin in the town of Thun

The Thun Water Magic show features extraordinary light, water and musical effects. Fall under the spell of a unique spectacle and enjoy an unforgettable, emotionally charged experience.

The Thun Water show 2023 at a glance

  • Date: 29 September – 29 October 2023

  • Where: by the River Aare, in front of the Hotel Freienhof in Thun

  • Food/Drink: There are various food and drink stands on site

  • Entrance/Costs: Entrance to the event is free for all visitors

The show by the River Aare

Wasserfontänen in Blautönen auf der Aare

In the beautiful town of Thun, you can enjoy a unique light and water show as several fountains spray water into the skies against a suitable musical backdrop. By evening, the water becomes a projection screen for a dazzling light and laser show. During the spectacular show, visitors can enjoy regional specialities at a range of food and drink stands.

Thun has more to offer

Wasserspiel mit blauen Fontänen und orangem Kreis in der Mitte am Thuner Wasserzauber auf der Aare neben dem Hotel Freienhof in Thun

Turn your visit into a day excursion or a short trip to experience more exciting activities. Round off an enjoyable day with a delicious evening meal at one of the restaurants in the centre of Thun. There are many spots worth seeing, including Mühleplatz, Rathausplatz and the Bälliz shopping street – so if one day is not enough, or you would prefer to flop into bed straight after the show, you will find many charming hotels nearby.

Four reasons why you should attend the Thun Water Magic

  • Fascinating spectacle of lights and water

  • Captivating classical, rock and pop music

  • Numerous stands selling regional food and drinks

  • Historic backdrop of the town of Thun

Personal tip

«I was fascinated by the spectacle of water and lights. The mesmerising music helped to make the overall experience something to remember.»

Accommodation in the Holiday Region Interlaken: Experience more after the show

Complete your visit to the Thun Water Magic show with an excellent dinner and a visit to one of the attractions in the Holiday Region Interlaken the next day.

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