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Best things to do in Lake Brienz

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Natural Feature
“Waterfalls to visit and lunching in the nearby Giessbach Grand Hotel, you could even book a night here, it is a totally special place.”
13 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Cruises Embark the boat, including the paddle steamer PS Lotschberg (entered service 19140 at Interlaken Ost on Lake Brienz and cruise along the remarkable turquoise blue waters taking you past picturesque fishing villages, and castles steeped in history. Places to stop off around Lake Brienz: Iseltwald fishing town Iseltwald, a pretty fishing village is situated on the shores of a picturesque bay on Lake Brienz. It is famous for it’s Seeburg centre on the peninsula as well as the small island in front of the bay. This 1654m2 Schnecken insel (“snail island”) with its barbecue sites overlooking the bay of Iseltwald can be hired for special occasions. Iseltwald is also a great starting point for walks along the lake or cruises on board the Belle Epoque steamship, PS Lotschberg.   Giessbach Waterfalls The Belle Epoque grand hotel is to be found a short funicular ride from the shore alongside the waterfalls of Giessbach.   Brienz lake village This cosy village located at the eastern end of the turquoise coloured Lake Brienz has a long tradition in wood processing and carving. Brienz still to this day has a school for carving and violin making. Visit the many wood carving shops where carpenters demonstrate their skills as well as the museum for wood carving.
Lake promenade: Brienz’s traffic free promenade is beautiful and relaxing and takes you past small boat ports, playgrounds and stunning scenery. Make a stop at the boat rental to take out a pedalo, rowing boat or hydro-cycle onto the turquoise waters or sit back and relax on the historic salon paddle steamer “Lötschberg”.   Ballenberg open-air museum Experience first hand the old houses and farms of Switzerland here at Ballenberg. The collection of reconstructed farmhouses, stables, bakehouses and barns date from the 16th to the 19th century and were dismantled stone by stone and rebuilt here to preserve and illustrate rural life in Switzerland. Furthermore Ballenberg is brought to life due to the over 250 domestic farm animals, craftsmen and farmer working with traditional tools and the original and authentic cultivation of useful plants.”
16 locals recommend
Waterfall
“gorgeous view of a many step waterfall with an old Grand Hotel, recommended from Brienz per boat. Go through waterfall.”
8 locals recommend
Train
“Brienzer Rothorn memorable moments to savour in a setting to simply inspire ... the Brienz Rothorn Railway”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“gemütliches Bistro direkt neben der Bushaltestelle. Eigene Konditorei mit vielen hausgemachten Köstlichkeiten.”
2 locals recommend
Bus Station
“If you come by bus no. 102 to us from Interlaken Ost, leaving the bus at "Ringgenberg Post"”
5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“ Öffnungszeiten: SA 08.00 - 18.00 Uhr MO - FR 08.00 - 19.00 Uhr SO geschlossen”
4 locals recommend
Port
“The ship dock is located on the lake right next to the Brienz train station. Great way to sightsee, the ships zig-zag across the lake at many ports.”
6 locals recommend
Ski Area
“If you take the day trip to Giessbachfälle, ad the hiking trip to Axalp, no snow in the summer no worries, then you don't miss the Schnitzlerweg and Seilpark Interlaken there you can see sculptures that were carved out of tree-stumps when a hurricane destroyed many trees several years ago! ”
5 locals recommend
Zoo
“There are some cute animals, like capricorns and deers and owls and chicken. nice for children. And on the way there you can go to the pavillon from where you have a nive view over the lake. its near the tennis court. ”
4 locals recommend
Establishment
“Idyllischer Rundweg, bestens geeignet für Familien mit Kindern. Am Weg sind schöne Holzskulpturen zu bewundern.”
3 locals recommend
Hotel
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“Für besonders schöne Sommerabende. Gemütliche Beiz mit sehr gutem Essen. Terrasse für Dîner empfehlenswert. Im Winter indoor urgemütlich.”
3 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Diese Kajaktour, die auch im Winter und für Gäste mit besonderen Bedürfnissen angeboten wird ist sehr eindrücklich.”
4 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“this little shoppingstore family owned got everithing you need for your kitchen, fresh Bred, Veggis, milk products, etc. etc. etc. open from 7 am to 8 pm, 7 Days a week!!!”
1 local recommends
Establishment
“Sehr zu Empfehlen für alle möglichen Spezialitäten wie zum Beispiel Käse- oder Fleischspezialitäten! *** highly recommended for regional specialities as for example cheese!”
4 locals recommend