Hiking holidays Thunersee-Panoramaweg TO

Hiking: Thunersee-Panoramaweg

Deep gorges and high peaks

The pyramid-shaped peak of the Niesen watches over the southern shore of Lake Thun and accompanies you on this scenic hiking tour. The first stage ends with a walk across the Gummischlucht gorge, after which you continue on to lively Interlaken.

Spectacular suspension bridges, the Beatus Caves and the Weissenau Nature Reserve make the following days an extremely entertaining and idyllic pleasure. In the picturesque bay of Spiez you will make a short stopover before your hike ends at the foot of the Niesen.   

  • 6 Days / 5 Nights
  • Self-guided tour


From the historic city of Thun with its medieval castle, the hike leads past idyllic places like Hünibach and Aeschlen. Shortly afterwards, the spectacular Sigriswil panoramic bridge high above Lake Thun is waiting to be crossed.

approx. 4 h
approx. 12 km
640 m
400 m

From Sigriswil, the route leads to Merligen on the lakeside, where the pilgrims path towards Interlaken is reached. At the foot of the Niederhorn, the path leads past the St. Beatus Caves. In addition to the lakeside trail through the nature reserve (Aare estuary into Lake Thun), the towns of Unterseen and Interlaken invite you to linger.

approx. 5 h
approx. 17 km
460 m
700 m

Along Lake Thun the hike leads via Därligen to Meielisalp above Leissigen. Above the Spissibach, the suspension bridge provides an enchanting panorama. Via Krattigen, the trail takes you past the Faulensee lake to Spiez in the most beautiful bay in Europe, with its castle and vineyards

approx. 6 h
approx. 20 km
740 m
760 m

This route leads back to Thun via the Spiezberg and the tranquil lakeside path along Lake Thun. A detour to the church of Einigen illustrates the 1,300-year-old cultural history of Lake Thun. Finally, numerous restaurants await tired hikers in the town. Individual departure after arrival in Thun.

approx. 4 h
approx. 14 km
340 m
340 m

Tour characteristic

Well accessible paths lead around Lake Thun. Good basic fitness is required for the sometimes long stages. A special highlight is the crossing of the various suspension bridges on the northern shore of the lake.

Prices & Dates

All data for 2020 at a glance
Season 1
Apr 4, 2020 - May 15, 2020
Sep 19, 2020 - Oct 13, 2020
every day
Season 2
May 16, 2020 - Sep 18, 2020
every day
Thunersee-Panoramaweg TO, CH-BDWTT-06X
Base price
Surcharge Single Room

Category: 4*, Middle class Hotels and Guesthouses.

Season 1
Apr 4, 2020 - May 15, 2020
Sep 19, 2020 - Oct 13, 2020
Season 2
May 16, 2020 - Sep 18, 2020
Extra night double room (BB)
Extra night single room (BB)
Travel documents digital only (reduction per room)

Services & Information


  • 5 overnight stays incl. breakfast
  • Daily luggage transport
  • Crossing Panoramabridge Sigriswil
  • Carefully elaborated route
  • Detailed tour documentation (1 x per room)
  • GPS-data available
  • 7-day Helpline

Not included:

  • Tourist tax, if due, is not included in the price!
  • Costs for collecting luggage at the station. CHF 24.- per person.


  • Rail journey to Thun
  • Garage parking City Süd. approx. CHF 70.- for 4 days.

Travel documents "analogous"

By default, your travel package includes a set of travel documents, which we will transmit  you in advance. The following documents will inform you about your tour:

  • Travel program with all organizational details.
  • Official guidebook « Cycling Switzerland»
  • maps for your biking and/or hiking routes
  • Detailed maps about your stage locations
  • Detailed programme day-by-day

Travel documents "digital"

If you select the option "digital travel documents" when booking, we will provide you with all documents for your trip in a digital form. You will receive a small set of documents with the following content:

  • Manuals for the use of necessary apps
  • luggage tags
  • eventual vouchers

En route you will inform  yourself easily with the app of SwitzerlandMobility and other free  apps. Background information and all other documents are electronically assigned and can be downloaded to your mobile phone in advance.

Since this option saves resources and costs, a discount of CHF 30.- per room is offered.

Weitere Reisen für Sie


Wanderferien Waldstätterweg Luzern

7 Days | Self-guided tour

Hiking holidays Via Spluga

6 Days | Self-guided tour

Hiking holidays Highlights des Nationalparks

4 Days | Self-guided tour