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Observation de l'Ours Noir

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See black bears very close

On a warm, sunny summer evening, we joined guide Eric and a group of about 40 people for the "see... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
swissami19
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Zug, Switzerland
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Magical moment almost in the 'wild'

It was great to see the Bears up close and watch them eat food. Kids were very interested at first... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2014
Tour Eiffel t
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Chicago, Illinois
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24 Aug 2017
“Didn't meet our expectations”
11 Aug 2017
“Disappointing experience”
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

The tour consists of walking about 3 minutes with a large group (30-40) into the woods. There you sit in a sort of cabin where you can see bears eating the eggs and honey they placed there. You can make pictures of the bears. The...More

Thank Esther L
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Despite we got to see one beard, the whole experience made us feel quite disappointed. The «show» consists in spending 1h at a forest cabin hoping to see one or more beards. Whereas this might sound thrilling, it is far from being so, unless (I...More

Thank CucuCongre
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I should have known right from the start it was going to be a bad experience. The website is broken and acient, the booking system is non-exhistant, you send your credit card details via email to the host (no way) or can call 1 week...More

1  Thank Dan F
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

On a warm, sunny summer evening, we joined guide Eric and a group of about 40 people for the "see the black bear excursion" at 7pm. The price is very reasonable, the whole tour/explanation is in french, but seeing the bears, language is no problem....More

Thank swissami19
Reviewed 23 October 2014

It was great to see the Bears up close and watch them eat food. Kids were very interested at first, then bored after 30 mn. Because they did not have the patience to keep looking. (They played with the sand inside the cache quietly). We...More

1  Thank Tour Eiffel t
Reviewed 13 September 2014 via mobile

You see the bears, but the whole excursion is in french. When you dont speak french you get a book with some information. The guide talks for 1,5 hours in french and you get a book with a couple of pages... he does not even...More

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