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Adelboden and Kandersteg

Autumn in the Bernese Oberland around Adelboden and Kandersteg is the perfect place for delightful hikes through golden forests and unspoilt valleys, golfing up among alpine meadows, and savouring culinary highlights.

Day 1

Engstligenalp, Adelboden: golfing at 2,000 m above sea level


Day 2

Kandersteg: Indian summer in the unspoilt valley of Gasterntal

Autumn with its mild temperatures and blaze of golden colours is the perfect time of year to explore the Gasterntal valley. This high-alpine valley is the starting point for lots of hiking tours, for instance to the Gasterespitz and Lötschen Pass. Less elevated, but no less spectacular is the approx. three-hour hike from the Berghotel Waldhaus to Selden, which follows the Kander and takes you along mountain pastures and cosy resting places.
Indian summer in the Gasterntal valley


Culinary tip

Engstligenalp: A cosy raclette get-together inside a cowshed


Accommodation tip

Kandersteg: Hotel Bernerhof