Bear Pit

Bern, Switzerland

Barrier-free access YES    Baby care room YES   

Review date: 07.11.2017 14:40
At the far end of the Nydeggbrücke, at the bank of the Aare river, lies secured area dedicated to the city symbol, bears. The Bear park and the Bear Pit. Bärenpark (Bear park) as such was opened in 2009 on steep slope-like land between the river the pit, with which is linked by tunnel but nowadays serves as a tourist shop. The currently accommodated four bears are fun to watch and can be seen during Summer months at the park and two other young bears, a present by the...


wider city area

Getting around with a baby:

barrier free babies4free

How to get there

Public transport Barrierless transport Car Taxi By foot Plane Boat Cable car

Place characteristics

natural park restaurant


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