University Botanical Garden
A flight of steps leads from the northern end of Lorrainebrücke to the UniversityBotanical Garden , a riverside garden with plenty of...
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.
Sous le Pont
Delve into the grungy underground scene around the station, with this bar in the vibrant alternative-arts centre, the Reitschule, an old...
A lovely address for wine lovers, this contemporary lounge and vinothèque cooks up the whole gamut of cuisines, English fish and chips...
Lonely Planet review
The thousands of works at the Museum of Fine Arts represent Switzerland’s oldest permanent collection and include examples by Italian artists such as Fra Angelico, Swiss artists like Ferdinand Hodler and Giovanni Giacometti and heavy hitters like Picasso and Cézanne.