Come sledging high above the Lake Thun where the starry sky and the lights of the city compete. On Friday and Saturday nights from 6.35 p.m. the cable car runs every 15 minutes from Vorsass to the Niederhorn. The sled run is marked with laterns all the way to Vorsass. Have a sociable evening with «starlit sledging PLUS»: a fondue in the Berghaus Niederhorn and a mulled wine or glogg in the restaurant Vorsass.
After dark the Niederhorn-railway will bring you comfortably from Beatenbucht or Beatenberg station to the Niederhorn. The cable car runs from 6.35 pm every 15 minutes from middle station Vorsass to the Niederhorn and the last run is at 9.45 pm. In the meantime you can use the lifts as many times as you want.
Starlit sledging PLUS
Start the evening with a delicious fondue at the Berghaus Niederhorn by booking «starlit sledging PLUS». The modern restaurant is very cosy with its sheep skin blankets and the view onto the lights of the Bernese Oberland will amaze you throughout dinner. After dinner you sled for 30 minutes along the latern lit way to middle station Vorsass, where you receive a warming mulled wine or glogg in the restaurant Vorsass.
|Starlit sledging PLUS||Adult||Child (6 to 16 years) +|
|Starlit sledging incl. transport and sled rental, fondue at the Berghaus Niederhorn, mulled wine or glogg at the restaurant Vorsass, travel from and to Thun or Interlaken|
|Starlit sledging||Adult||Child (6 to 16 years) +|
|Startlit sledging incl. transport and sled rental, travel from and to Thun or Interlaken|
|All prices are in CHF, incl. 7.7 % VAT. Prices are subject to change.|
The Niederhorn family reduction is valid. You pay the half price for the first child of the family. All other children of the family are free.
The SBB Junior- and Kindermitfahrkarte (family-card) are not valid for the starlit sledging.
Starlit sledging PLUS,additional services
|Timetable starlit sledging - ASCENT (every Friday- and Saturday-evening from 21. December 2018 to 9 March 2019 - reservation required)|
|PostAuto (bus no. 101) from main station Interlaken West - Beatenberg|
|From Interlaken West||17.05||
|Train from main station Berne|
|To Thun main station||16.52||17.21||17.52||18.21|
|STI-bus line no. 21 Thun main station - Beatenbucht|
|From Thun main station||17.02||17.32||18.02||18.32|
|Funicular Beatenbucht - Beatenberg|
|Cable car Beatenberg - Vorsass - Niederhorn|
|From 6.35 p.m. the cable car runs every 15 minutes from the middle station Vorsass up to the Niederhorn. Last run at 21.35 o`clock.|
|Timetable starlit sledging - DESCENT (every Friday- and Saturday-evening from 21. December 2018 to 9 March 2019)|
|Cable car Vorsass - Beatenberg|
|Funicular Beatenberg - Beatenbucht|
|STI-bus line no. 21 Beatenbucht - Thun main station|
|To Thun main station||21.27||
|Train from Thun main station - Berne main station|
|From Thun main station||21.32||
|To Berne main station||21.52||
|PostAuto (bus no. 101) Beatenberg - Interlaken West main station|
|To Interlaken West main station||20.55||
Travel to Beatenbucht
Travel to Beatenberg
Departure from Beatenberg by PostAuto (bus) direction Interlaken West or by funicular to Beatenbucht and by STI-bus until Thun.
A reservation is mandatory – at the latest by 3.00 pm on the same day. Tickets can be bought on site after 4.00 pm. We are happy to take your reservation via the request form or at +41 (0)33 841 08 41. Further points of sale are the STI ticket-shop at Thun main station (phone number +41 (0)31 225 13 16) or Interlaken tourism under +41 (0)33 826 53 00.
Ski clothes and suitable shoes are mandatory, head torches and helmet are recommended. We sell trendy dynamo operated head torches.
In case of bad weather, stormy conditions or insufficient numbers we will let you know by phone from 4.00 pm that day if the trip is cancelled.
Dogs are not allowed on the sledging slopes during starlit-sledging.