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Niesen.

The pyramid on Lake Thun.

  • 10% discount on the ascent and descent from Mülenen to Niesen Kulm or on the hiking ticket (travel 3 sections and hike 1 section).

  • Panoramic view of the Eiger, Mönch, Jungfrau, the Bernese Alps and the Jura.

  • Good food and an overnight stay at Berghaus Niesen Kulm, 2,362 metres above sea level.

Enjoy a train journey on the nostalgic Niesenbahn, dating back to 1910, indulge in culinary delights at Berghaus Niesen Kulm, built in 1856, and enjoy either panoramic views or a mystical world of clouds.

The almost perfect pyramid formed by Niesen makes it one of the most striking mountains in the Bernese Oberland. You can reach the summit, some 2,362 metres above sea level, in around 30 minutes by funicular. Depending on the weather, you will be greeted either by a mystical world of clouds or a unique mountain panorama. The funicular railway is just next to Mülenen station (request stop).

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