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Grosser Muristalden 6, Bern 3006, Switzerland
+41 31 357 15 25
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4-Hour Private Guided Tour of Bern
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“bear park” (86 reviews)
“the river” (110 reviews)
“brown bear” (7 reviews)
Grosser Muristalden 6, Bern 3006, Switzerland
+41 31 357 15 25

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Much improved environment for the bears as compared to a number of years ago. There is easy access for those needing assistance between levels. The bears were out and seemed to be enjoying themselves on a sunny day. The place is clean and well maintained....More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I were very amazed to see bears (or Baren in Swiss) have their own private spacious enclosed area in the heart of the city, where they are allowed to move around freely within an enclosure filled with trees, bushes and a cave....More

Thank Mel P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here you get to see bears play with each other and walk around a natural area near the river. The bears are not from the area, but it does not matter. It's worth a few minutes and is free to watch.

Thank Jim_atl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting to be able to see the bear family for free. Not sure about the ethics of keeping bears in such a location.

Thank shellReading
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Of course they can't reach you :) . But at least you can see them not in a zoo, but in public and enjoy watching them taking bath.

Thank FadiSamaan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

situated across the river, out side and at the apex of the hair pin loop of bern city, there is a bear park. the name of the city is after the bears and they bears are very respected in switzerland. even on the roads and...More

Thank UdgeethThaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An enjoyable outing for the whole family. There is some walking of stairs, but an elevator is available for use.

Thank Sundog17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in Bern of course you must see the bears! It is so nice to see that they have more space than the pits from years ago. They are very easy to find if walking away from the famous clock in old Bern.

Thank shawnamarie0509
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was one bear out when we went by. It's a fun stop at the end of the arcades. We very much enjoyed reading the history of the bears and seeing their " new" home.

Thank Blair H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to see this place with a friend. It was ok. It's nice to see the bears but nothing special about it. You must be an animal lover or bear lover to enjoy watching them.

Thank Royax
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I want to visit this when I'm in Switzerland late September 2015. When do you expect the bears to be back?
16 August 2015|
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Response from Jen S | Reviewed this property |
There are many other lovely things to see and do in Bern. Most importantly float down the river with the locals....
Hi can someone tell me how many bears are housed in this bear park. Also is it totally closed for now or are some parts open and we can see a few bears. Thanks.
19 May 2015|
Response from Fabian S | Reviewed this property |
I SAW 2 of them
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