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  2. Canton Bern
  3. Bern

Bern: 4-Hour Private City Tour

Product ID: 198907
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Discover Bern on this half day tour of the capital of Switzerland. Learn about the culture and history from your private tour guide as you walk through the streets, seeing all the key sites and gaining an overview of the city.
About this activity
Duration 4 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English, German
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

your tourguide awaits you at the lobby of your hotel or at the place of your preference
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the city of Bern led by a private tour guide who will show you the key sites and points of interest
  • Learn the fascinating history and culture of this historic city
  • Explore the winding streets, shops, and enjoy stunning views along the way
Full description
To begin the tour, your tour guide will pick you up at your hotel or accommodation to take your private, half day tour of Bern!
First, you will take a short bus ride to one of Bern's best-kept secrets: the Garden of Roses. This is the best place for stunning views over the old town. Next, your guide will take you to Bear Park to see some of the animals that gave Bern its name. After this, your guide will take you to explore some of the small and curious shops housed within the arcade, before continuing to the Town Hall. You will see the living place of Albert Einstein, the hidden and intriguing alleyways between buildings, and your guide will tell fascinating stories about how life was in the old town. 

On the way to the Federal Parliament, your tour guide will show you the Clock Tower and it's astronomical clock dating to the early 15th century. You can then marvel at the beautiful terraces of the of the Federal Parliament, as well as more stunning views. A perfect photo opportunity! On the way back, join your tour guide to visit the fountains in the public square by the parliament building. Try to pass them without getting soaked!

As the tour comes to an end, you will enjoy some final stunning views over the city center with the Bernese Alps in the background. Take more photos, keep the memories. At the end of the tour, your guide will accompany you to your hotel.
Includes
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • A local and professional guide for your party only
  • All transportation fees for tram and bus as there are transfers between the sites
  • Entrance fee for Einstein house
What’s Not Included
  • Food and drink
  • Personal expenses during the tour

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• A minimum of two people per booking is required
• A moderate amount of walking is involved so please wear comfortable footwear
• For wheelchair assistance, please contact the operator before booking
• Children must be accompanied by an adult
Organized by

Swiss Travel Guide

Product ID: 198907