The capital


Your photo- and tour-guide in Bern

Bern is the capital of Switzerland. Legend has it that the city founder, Herzog Berthold V. von Z√§hringen,  decided in 1191 that the city shall be named after the first animal shot and killed in the surrounding forests. It was a bear.

Information about the tour

The tour passes by the Government Building and brings you to a church in which a 9 tons bell hangs. You will enjoy a breathtaking view of the old town.

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