Breathtaking shades of turquoise

Lake Brienz – the turquoise gem

Lake Brienz

Set in the heart of the Bernese Oberland, the turquoise-toned Lake Brienz promises experiences to remember in and on its mesmerising waters – at any time of year. Gaze on imposing mountain slopes around the banks of the lake or take a tour of discovery to the picturesque villages surrounding Lake Brienz. Experience the full range of water-based activities, or relax with winter bathing in a Hotpot by the Brienz quayside.

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Travel Information


Bus number 103 from Interlaken Trainstation Ost or West to Bönigen See (direction Iseltwald). Runs at :05 & :35 throughout۔۔۔

This bus is free with your guest card and runs every 30 minutes from Interlaken Ost or West.

Arrival by bus


Thanks to its central location in the heart of Switzerland, Interlaken is easily accessible by train from anywhere.

A short bus ride from train stations will get you to the Lake. the views are nicer from the bus because you don't need to focus on۔۔۔

Arrival by train


You can drive 10 minutes from Interlaken around the lake and we will be able to see the scenery from the road while driving

There are places where we can stop and enjoy the scenery.Towns where you can stop are Bönigen and Iseltwald

Arrival by car


The cruise is simply a better way to enjoy the scenery. The round trip takes 3 hours, you can also take the boat to Brienz۔۔۔

Be sure to check the timetable to decide which way is more efficient for your needs.

Arrival by boot