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Historic Site in Spiez

Faulensee

The formerly top-secret bunkers at Faulensee were built to house troops defending Thun, Spiez and the Lötschberg railway. During summer, they’re open to the public once a month. Cleverly disguised as farmhouses, the…
Castle in Spiez

Schloss Spiez

This turreted medieval castle is smothered in oil paintings of its former masters, the influential von Bubenburg and von Erlach families. But it’s the view that will grab you, whether from the lofty tower (which als…
Wine in Spiez

Läset-Sunntig

Spiez uncorks its finest wines at the Läset-Sunntig wine festival in mid-September. Traditional parades and markets accompany much drinking and merrymaking.
Museum in Spiez

Heimat und Rebbaumuseum

This attractive 18th-century wooden chalet showcases exhibits on wine cultivation. The best time to actually taste local tipples is at the Läset-Sunntig wine festival in September.