• NatureNature
  • ActiveActive
  • Small TownsSmall Towns
  • Historic PlacesHistoric Places

Resting on the banks of Thun River, this charming town is full of historic curios and offers access to nearby natural attractions.

Thun is 30 km south of Bern, and the city center is located on the River Aare, just downstream of the point where that river flows out of Lake Thun, and encompasses both banks of the river and an island between. Besides tourism, machine and precision instrument engineering, the largest garrison in the country, the food industry, armaments and publishing are of economic importance to Thun. The main sights include Thun Castle and history museum, the 16C Rathaus, Lake Thun and the view of the Bernese Alps, the Wocher Panorama, the Kunstmuseum Thun, the Schloss Schadau, and the Panzermuseum Thun.
Continue reading...

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

  • Thun, Switzerland
  • IMG_4128 - Thun - Untere Hauptgasse
  • thun

Plan your perfect trip to Switzerland!

Easily create an itinerary based on your preferences: Where to visit? For how long? What to do there?

Plan your trip

Top destinations in the Bern region

Recommended attractions

Recently saved trips:

What people say

More testimonials
The website is owned and operated by RoutePerfect Ltd. Hotel reviews Powered by