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A beautiful Swiss 'alt statd.' with hidden surprises. The panoramic view from the castle is... read more

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Maria P
Old Bride Still Holding On

This bridge is old, and to see it and walk through and over it, is quite wonderful. The water... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful Swiss 'alt statd.' with hidden surprises. The panoramic view from the castle is breathtaking. The surfing at the wooden bridge is too, too cool.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Maria P
Reviewed July 28, 2019

This bridge is old, and to see it and walk through and over it, is quite wonderful. The water here, is so clear. You can see the fish without any problems. They usually hang out under the open part of the walkway. What a great...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Deezy1
Reviewed July 16, 2019 via mobile

Vieille Ville de Thoune is the old town of Thun, the main village in the lakeside of Thunersee, in Bern Canton, in Switzerland. Here, it is a place to walk, relax, see the very beautiful old buildings, visit the Castle of Thun or only go...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed July 11, 2019 via mobile

Simply beautiful bridge with White water flowing underneath. Enjoy walks over the bridge for a nice view towards the main lake and crossing from one end of the city to the next. Take some great photo’s in front of the beautiful bridge too.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Amckenzie92
Reviewed June 30, 2019

Who knew that we'd find surfers here in the middle of Switzerland, but there they were in the churning water under this historic bridge a short walk from old town and the train station. Sluices under the bridge control the level of Lake Thun so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RCSColumbus
Reviewed June 2, 2019 via mobile

We went for a nice stroll through the old town early afternoon on a public holiday and a gorgeous day and it was packed! Everyone was sitting outside by the water enjoying a nice drink/feed. Most restaurants/cafés set by the water offer outdoor seating and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Audrey2013_13
Reviewed May 17, 2019

These covered bridges are incredible and this one particularly as you can see the mechanism for regulating the water flow. The water in Thun flows really strongly and in the time we have been here we have noticed that at different times different gates are...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank flickymicky
Reviewed March 30, 2019

Great day trip, especially when the market is going on. Walk around town, over a few bridges and get lost. Tons of eateries and pubs along the river. Thun is especially festive in the summer with the various festivals. There is a fun park next...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank irsh21
Reviewed November 30, 2018

Even though we went in winter, Thun still had charm and loads to see. The beautiful wooden bridges were not covered in flowers but they were still lovely to walk over, to admire the river, the scenery and the swans. The town was quite quiet...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank CobaltMicks
Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

A nice bridge to get on to see how it works. A good shelter away from the strong chilling winter winds as well.

Date of experience: March 2018
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