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Castillo Oberhofen

Stiftung Schloss, Oberhofen am Thunersee 3653, Switzerland
+41 33 243 12 35
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Excursion from Thun to Oberhofen Castle

We purchased round trip tickets from Thun to Oberhofen. The 20 minute ride is very scenic. From... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
San Carlos, California
via mobile
Pretty, romantic small castle on the lake

This is in my opinion the best castle on the lake Thun, great to see and photograph if getting... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Gian Luca B
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Stiftung Schloss, Oberhofen am Thunersee 3653, Switzerland
+41 33 243 12 35

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We purchased round trip tickets from Thun to Oberhofen. The 20 minute ride is very scenic. From the bow of the boat, I videotaped the approach to this Castle, the stunning location of the Castle is very good to be seen from the water. The...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

This is in my opinion the best castle on the lake Thun, great to see and photograph if getting there by boat. Opening time is until 5 p.m. and the visit of the interior rooms is allowed until 4.30 p.m. A bar called Pier 17...More

Thank Gian Luca B
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Seriously, it would be cool to live here! I have past the Castillo from the boat to Thun on the Thunersee many times. This time, we got off the boat in Oberhofen to explore the area. So glad we did! Admission was 10CHF per adult...More

Thank irsh21
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

You can easily miss this place if you don't pay attention from the outside. Have gone here twice and now having been inside I am mad at myself for not going in, as I dismissed it as it didn't look "special" from afar. The surrounding...More

1  Thank Miaaa11
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

The museum will cost 10 Swiss francs but the gardens are free. It's a great place to come and walk with wonderful views along the lake into the mountains. Some very nice that is still free in Switzerland.

Thank currycook
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely old historic castle with wonderful lakeside setting and extensive grounds. Wood working in museum is fabulous.

Thank jameshenderson2015
Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Oberhofen Castle is uniquely situated right at the peak of the lake with beautiful flowers surrounding it.

Thank Kjo877
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Stunning lakefront castle now a regional historic museum showing upscale interiors from the 2th to the 19th century, with a beutifull park

Thank Fortunat M
Reviewed 22 July 2016

We enjoyed the grounds very much. Pretty lake setting. Enjoyed the playground near by for even the odler kids.

Thank webtravelreview
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We arrived by boat to spend a couple of hours. The castle was closed Monday, the day we arrived, but that didn't hinder us from walking the grounds. The weather Es magnificent. I was amazed at the structure from the outside, it's surrounding buildings as...More

1  Thank Matt R
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