Corona situation | Lenk-Simmental
Actual information on the situation on site due to the Coronavirus.

Corona situation (9.4.2020, 8.00 a.m.)

Dear people of the destination Lenk-Simmental. Due to the current situation regarding the coronavirus and the latest decision of the Swiss Confederation on the 8 April 2020, we offer you an overview about the actual situation in our holiday region. The information will be updated continuously.

Federal Council recommendation

Stay at home, particularly if you are elderly or ill. Unless you have to go to work and are not able to work from home; unless you have to go to the doctor’s or to the pharmacy; unless you have to go shopping or help someone.

Easter days

#stayhome and #DreamNowTravelLater also apply to easter.

Ordinance of the Federal Council (extract). Valid until 26 April.

It is prohibited to hold public or private events.

Shops (except: grocery stores, kiosks, pharmacies, drugstores, post offices and others), restaurants, bars, campsites (except permanents), establishments offering personal services with physical contact such as hairdressers, are closed to the public –> A list of establishments offering home delivery services and take-away can be found below.

Entertainment and leisure facilities are closed to the public –> accordingly the ski region Adelboden-Lenk, Wallbach Bad, BoulderSchüür, Alpkultur® play area Lenkerseeli, Cinéma Lenk, Ludothek, library, TEC etc. are closed.

Gatherings of more than five persons in public, such in public places, on footpaths and in parks, are prohibited. Gatherings of less than five persons, a distance of at least two metres must be maintained from other persons. The police may issue a fine for not complying this prohibition.

Opening hours Tourist Centers

The counter in the Tourist Centers will remain closed until April 26, 2020. We are still available for you by phone and email. The times and contact details can be found here.

Home delivery services and take away

In the Simmental, various shops offer a home delivery service or take away. You can find further information here.

Opening hours Lenk and shop opening hours during Easter holidays

The list of opening hours of Lenk provides information on the opening times of hotels, mountain railways, restaurants and various leisure facilities. You can find the list as well as the list of the shops opening hours during Easter holidays here.


Find out about events in the online calendar. You can find it here.

Information from the municipalties

Information from the municipalities can be found on the respective websites:
St. Stephan

Hygiene and rules of conduct of the Swiss Confederation