Bern, a federal capital, is located in the center of Switzerland and is a must-visit city of Swiss Private Tours. Unesco’s World Heritage Site, the old town offers an incredible medieval atmosphere, with its fountains, baroque facades, a maze of cobbled alleys and historical monuments such as the “Zytglogge” clock tower, the Federal Palace, The Bear Pit, and its many museums and exhibitions. On foot with your local guide or any autonomy according to your choice, you will leave to the discovery of this very surprising city.
BERN CITY TOUR
From the place of your stay, we will quickly take the motorway in the direction of Bern, crossing according to our provenance the region of Vaud with its picturesque vineyard the Lavaux.
Classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, or its vineyard distinguished by the particularity of the terraced culture, a magnificent site very sunny between sky, lake, and mountains.
Our road continues in the neighboring canton of Friborg, a bilingual canton straddling the border of the French and German languages, we will pass the region of Gruyère, “the Country of Cheese” at the foot of the Friborg pre-alps, no far its famous medieval village and its castle which gave its name to this region. A place of very green pastures, you will be able to see many farms for dairy production. We will leave on our right the town of Friborg, the capital of the canton and its historical center of the Gothic style, this city has preserved a medieval style unique in Europe. After more than an hour’s drive, we arrive in Bern “the Federal City”. You will get to know your Bernese guide for an exceptional private tour on foot of 2h30 hours through the old town.
Old center of Bern, UNESCO World Heritage site.
“Zytglogge” Clock tower.
Federal parliament of Switzerland
Garden of roses
View on “Aare” River
Duration: 6-7 hours
Departure time: 9:00 AM
Price: Please e-mail us for prices
- Swiss Private tours Mercedes Viano Car.
- Professional driver, highway tolls, insurance, car fuel, mineral water.
- Hôtel pick-up and transfer from to Montreux or Lausanne.
- Free time during 4 hours.
- Lunch, extra time, guided visit.
Time of tour duration is based on a starter from Montreux or Lausanne.
Please do not hesitate to contact us to have more details from other cities.
This tour is not guided, but we can propose you to arrange the tour with a professional guide in Bern