The St. Beatus caves – a natural wonder by Lake Thun
Take a tour of discovery in the magical world of stone and water that is the St. Beatus caves. Prepare to be fascinated by the incredible shapes and colours of impressive stalactite and stalagmite formations, and hear the rush and drip of the bubbling waters.
The St. Beatus caves make for one of the most popular day-trip destinations around Lake Thun. The limestone cave system – a natural wonder millions of years old – is guaranteed to amaze you. So far, roughly 14 km of the extensive cave system has been mapped. It is possible to explore one kilometre of this on your own when you visit. The pathways through the cave are secure and easily accessible thanks to modern electric lighting.
Entry to the stalactite caves with impressive grottos, halls and gorges
Restaurant STEIN & SEIN with a view of Lake Thun
Exclusive candlelit raclette meal in the caves during Winter