Thun and the Bernese Oberland
The clear waters of Lake Thun provide a stunning backdrop to the lush meadows that carpet the lower slopes of the surrounding Alps. Our 4 star hotel has an excellent location in the centre of Thun, directly beside the riverside walkway and only a short walk from all the historic sights and the bustling shops and cafés.
Bernese Oberland • Grindelwald • Lake Lucerne • Jungfrau & Eiger views • Interlaken
Day 1 Channel crossing and overnight in Saarbrücken.
Day 2 Through France, cross into Switzerland and on to Thun, for a 4 night stay.
Day 3 Free day to relax and enjoy the hotel's waterside location and to explore Thun's beautiful medieval town centre with its hilltop castle, shops, restaurants and riverside cafés.
Day 4 Excursion to Interlaken, an elegant resort "between the lakes" of Brienz and Thun. After some time at leisure here, climb to pretty Grindelwald with views of a number of famous peaks including the Eiger. Optional Jungfrau Railway excursion today. Details are available on request.
Day 5 A full day, travelling via the Brunig Pass, to Lucerne with its beautiful old town, lion monument, stylish shops and long promenade. Return to Thun via Meiringen, where Sherlock Holmes is reputed to have met his death.
Day 6 Depart Thun and overnight in Saarbrücken.
Day 7 Channel crossing and home.
All tours are tailored to your requirements
Hotel Freienhof, Thun
A 4 star hotel with an excellent waterside location in the centre of historic Thun. In addition to a bar and restaurant, the hotel has a garden. The very modern guest bedrooms are well equipped and comfortable. Coaches can drop off and collect near the hotel and coach parking is possible nearby.
• 4 star
• 66 bedrooms with tea/coffee facilities
• Lift • Small garden and terrace
• Nearby coach parking
Your tour includes:
• Return short Channel ferry crossings
• 1 night half board on the outbound journey
• 4 nights half board in Thun with:
Porter service and welcome drink
3 course dinner with choice from
Thun Guest Card
• 1 night half board on inbound journey
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