In the evening overcast. Temperatures around 21 degrees.22°


Brienz is located in the middle of charming mountains at the eastern end of turquoise-coloured Lake Brienz. The cosy village is starting point for excursions to the Bernese Oberland, the Ballenberg Open-air Museum but also to Lucerne or Interlaken or across the nearby Alpine passes.
The probably most romantic part of Brienz is the Brunngasse which, having once been awarded the title «most beautiful street in Europe», is well-known abroad. Most of the houses in the street date from the 18th century and are decorated with wood carvings. Brienz, which is well-known as the "village of carving" has a long tradition in wood processing and to this day has a school for carving and violin-making.
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In the evening overcast. Temperatures around 21 degrees.22°



In the evening overcast. Temperatures around 21 degrees.

Frequently asked questions (FAQ)

What activities are popular in Brienz?

What types of activities are available in Brienz?

In Brienz, you can engage in the following types of activities: Camping, Hike, Bathing and swimming and Biking.

What places are located near Brienz?

Near Brienz, you can find Interlaken, Spiez, Aeschi BE, Ringgenberg and Bönigen.

Which season is recommended to visit Brienz?

Brienz is suitable for visits in winter.

Which public transport options are available to reach Brienz?

Brienz is accessible by boat, by train, by local bus, by car and by bus.

What leisure activities is Brienz particularly known for?

Brienz is known for snowshoe and winter hiking, fish and family