Home of the Swiss Federal Assembly, the Bundeshäuser, built in Florentine style in 1902, contain statues of the nation’s founding...
The area called Helvetiaplatz is home to a number of museums, the pick of which is probably the Historisches Museum Bern . Tapestries,...
Scenic bike paths on the riverside and in the Bernese hills are plentiful; free bike hire is available.
Plum by the water in the increasingly hip Matte quarter, Bern’s monumental 19th-century corn house throbs with mainstream hits and a...
Paul Klee was here in 1890; expect wholly traditional fare and a local vibe.
Lonely Planet review
Buzzing with quick-snack action, this covered market arcade is packed with global cheap eats: curries, vegetarian, wok stir-fries, noodles, pizza, southern Indian, Middle Eastern. To be eaten standing at bars or around plastic tables, till around midnight.