One Day in Bern Itinerary Story

By Agne Civilyte

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Introduction

One Day in Bern Itinerary Story

Nestled near the Swiss Alps, Bern is Switzerland's fifth-largest city and the de facto capital....

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Day 1

The Best of Bern

This one day in Bern Switzerland itinerary covers the city's main European landmarks such as...

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Day 1 - Stop 1

Have breakfast at Wonder Waffel Bern

Not too far from Bern train station, you will find the Wonder Waffel cafe. It...

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Day 1 - Stop 2

Learn about mountains in the Alpine Museum

The Alpine Museum is one of the points of interest in Bern Switzerland that is...

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Day 1 - Stop 3

Visit Bern Historical Museum and Einstein Museum

The Bern Historical Museum is one of the largest museums in Switzerland and the main...

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Day 1 - Stop 4

Cross KirchenfeldbrĂĽcke bridge

After visiting museums, if you head towards the Aare River, you will notice a highly...

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Day 1 - Stop 5

Stop by The Parliament Building and Bundesplatz

The Parliament building (known as Bundeshaus) is one of many things to see in Bern....

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Day 1 - Stop 6

Lunch at Tibits Gurtengasse

If you fancy a nice and healthy lunch, head to Tibits Gurtengasse. It is a...

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Day 1 - Stop 7

Get amazed by Pfeiferbrunnen

The Pfeiferbrunnen or Bagpiper Fountain is a 16th-century fountain, decorated in vibrant colours and with...

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Day 1 - Stop 8

Visit Kafigturm - a Prison Tower

Kafigturm is one of the most popular places to see in Bern in one day....

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Day 1 - Stop 9

Explore Waisenhausplatz

Waisenhausplatz or The Orphanage Square is a plaza that was the medieval city centre of...

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Day 1 - Stop 10

Look at Alps from Kornhausbrucke

From Waisenhausplatz head towards the river where you will encounter Kornhausbrucke (also known as Kornhaus...

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Day 1 - Stop 11

Stop by Kindlifresserbrunnen - the Child Eater Fountain

Kindlifresserbrunnen or Child Eater Fountain is another masterpiece by sculptor Hans Gieng. The fountain is...

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Day 1 - Stop 12

Count the time with Zytglogge (Clock Tower)

A visit to Bern is not complete if you haven't seen Zytglogge (Clock Tower). The...

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Day 1 - Stop 13

Take a look at Zahringerbrunnen Fountain

Zahringerbrunnen or Zahringer Fountain is probably the most famous fountain in Bern’s old town. The...

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Day 1 - Stop 14

Visit Einsteinhaus

Einsteinhaus (Einstein House) is the actual apartment where Albert Einstein lived and created theories about...

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Day 1 - Stop 15

Climb the Cathedral of Bern spire

A Bern travel guide is not complete without mentioning the Cathedral of Bern or Bern...

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Day 1 - Stop 16

Visit brown bears at Bear Pit

Bear Pit or Barengraben (Bear Park) is one of the most visited attractions in Bern....

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Day 1 - Stop 17

Visit Rose Garden and have dinner at the restaurant

Rose Garden (Rosengarten) is the most beautiful park in Bern. It offers panoramic views of...

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Day 1 - Stop 18

Take a funicular to Gurten Mountain

The last stop of this one day in Bern itinerary is Gurten Mountain. Located outside...

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Conclusion

In Summary

This one day in Bern itinerary covered the main attractions of the city that can...

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