Bern trip planner

Create a fully customized
day by day itinerary for free

Start planning your trip here!

+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Bern

4.1
Observation Decks · Gardens · Wildlife Areas
City of Bears
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare. The city boasts a historical town center that is a destination because of its history, museums, and public art. As a World Heritage Site, the medieval city is characterized by sandstone facades, narrow streets, and covered shopping arcades. Cafe culture thrives in Bern, but as with most Swiss cities, eating and drinking can quickly break the bank. In summer, a dip in the River Aare is a popular pastime. Make Bern central to your Switzerland travel plans using our Switzerland online trip planner.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Bern

  • Compose it!
    Your own itinerary for your car vacation, beach vacation, city trip, any near or distant journey ... ready within 10 minutes.
  • Customize it.
    Refine your plan. We find the best routes and opportunities.
  • Book it.
    Choose from the best accommodations (Expedia, AirBnB), airlines and activities, by yourself or share with travel professionals for the utmost experience. Up to 50% discount!
  • Do it yourself.
    Or share your plan with travel professionals for a customized trip

Places to visit with Bern

InterlakenTrip planner BEST FOR: Parasailing / Paragliding, Mountain, Stand-Up Paddleboarding LauterbrunnenTrip planner BEST FOR: Waterfall, Valley, Parasailing / Paragliding GrindelwaldTrip planner BEST FOR: Ski Area, Mountain, Hiking Trail ThunTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Castle, Landmark BrienzTrip planner BEST FOR: Water Body, Waterfall, Wildlife Area