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Sonnenuntergang am Niederhorn
Gruppenumlaufbahn Niederhorn
Gruppenumlaufbahn Niederhorn
Schneelandschaft auf dem Niederhorn
Aussicht vom Niederhorn
Schneeschuhwandern auf dem Niederhorn
Gemse im Schnee
Schlitteln am Niederhorn


Because together it’s more fun

Race down the 3 km long sled run as many times as you want. There is starlit sledging on the Niederhorn every Friday and Saturday night. Or enjoy the fantastic view onto Lake Thun and the world famous 3 peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau whilst hiking on one of the well prepared winter hiking trails. There are 3 slopes (red and blue) waiting to be discovered by skiers and snowboarders and plenty of restaurants available to keep you going. NEW in winter 2015/16 we take you every Friday- and Saturday-evening on a guided snowshoe tour.

varied winter paradise Niederhorn
skiing and snowboarding
slarlit sledging on the Niederhorn

Your personal group adventure

Guided Snowshoe-tour

Every Friday- and Saturday-evening on pre-reservation, our local guide takes you for a guided tour through the serene winter landscape around Niederhorn. Experience the silence of a clear winters night on the Niederhorn. The tour also includes a warm-up break with some mulled-wine as well as a delicious fondue at the restaurant Vorsass.

Sledging options

On the sled run from the Niederhorn to Vorsass you are sledging through the snow covered landscape and can enjoy the view onto Lake Thun and the famous 3 peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. This sled run is also suitable for beginners. You can rent the sleds at the Niederhorn station for a small fee.

Skiing and sbowboarding

Three different ski slopes (red and blue) lead from 1950 m above sea level from the sunny heights of Niederhorn to Vorsass – fun for skiers and snowboarders. A T-bar lift brings you safely back up the mountain. You can even ride all the way to Beatenberg station if there is enough snow. Enjoy the stunning views high above Lake Thun.

Versatile winter hiking trails

Even in the winter season you can choose from several well prepared hiking trails. Some of them can be combined with sledging. Enjoy the crunch of the fresh snow under your feet in the stillness of the magic winter landscape and the terrific panorama of the world famous peaks Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau and the Lake Thun.

Starlit sledging

Good times with starlit sledging every Friday and Saturday night in winter season. The way from Niederhorn to Vorsass is marked by lanterns. Enjoy a social evening with «starlit sledging PLUS» with a fondue at the Berghaus Niederhorn and mulled wine or glogg at the end in the restaurant Vorsass.

Groups of 20 people or more can also book the starlit sledging and the starlit sledging PLUS exclusively for themselves on other weekdays.

Culinary delight

There are several restaurants on the Niederhorn, offering fantastic views, to stop off for food and drink together.

Let us help you

Did you know that you can travel to the Niederhorn outside regular operating hours? The Berghaus Niederhorn will open its doors exclusively for you. We will be happy to make you an individual offer according to your needs.

Niederhornbahn AG
Sahli 66A
3803 Beatenberg

Phone number +41 (0)33 841 08 41


Prices (CHF)


Arrival / departue

Travel to Beatenbucht

  • By bus: STI-bus no. 21, line Thun–Interlaken Ost, get off at «Beatenbucht».
  • By car: from Thun direction Thun–Gunten–Interlaken. You can park your car for a fee at the car park at Beatenbucht.
  • By boat: from Thun or other boat stations along Lake Thun until station «Beatenbucht», carry on by funicular and cable car to the Niederhorn.

Travel to Beatenberg

  • By bus: PostAuto (bus) no. 101, line Interlaken West–Beatenberg, get off at «Beatenberg, station».
  • By car: from Interlaken direction Beatenberg station. You can park your car for a fee in the car park at the Niederhornbahn or in the car park Lood.

Departure from Beatenberg by PostAuto (bus) direction Interlaken West or by funicular to Beatenbucht and by STI-bus until Thun.

Arrival options


Niederhorn – prime seat in front of Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau

High above Lake Thun sits the holiday resort of Beatenberg and its local mountain, the Niederhorn. Start your trip with a visit to the summit with views onto the Justistal on one side and the panorama of the alps on the other side.

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Niederhornbahn AG
Sahli 66A
3803 Beatenberg


No. +41 (0)33 841 08 41