Corona situation | Lenk-Simmental
Mask compulsory on all public transport from 6 July. Concerning the bus and the cable cars (Lenk Bergbahnen & Stockhorn).

Corona situation (Updated 3.7.2020)

Dear people of the destination Lenk-Simmental. Due to the current situation regarding the coronavirus and the latest decision of the Federal Council of 1st July 2020, we have updated the current information about our holiday region.

Continue to follow the rules of hygiene and conduct. We don’t want the new coronavirus to spread further.

Guidelines of the Federal Council from 1st July.

In March, the Federal Council issued measures to combat the coronavirus – legal requirements such as bans and rules of hygiene and conduct. This enabled it to protect the population and greatly reduce the spread of the new coronavirus.

The Federal Council has decided to make masks compulsory on public transport throughout the country from Monday, 6 July 2020. In addition, travellers from certain regions will have to go into quarantine. Entry restrictions are expected to be lifted for an initial group of third countries from 20 July 2020.

Publicly accessible establishments, schools and events must still have precautionary measures in place and all the have to follow the rules of hygiene and conduct.

All establishments not listed below are open.

Novelties and Adaptions

Closed until further notice

  • No establishments are reported as closed.


Opening hours

The list of opening hours provides information on the opening times of hotels, mountain railways, restaurants and various leisure facilities. You can find the list 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.

Voucher Simmental

Support the local suppliers with a purchase of a voucher and treat yourself or a friend to a bit of Simmental. A list of all suppliers can be found here.


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

Opening hours Tourist Centers

The counter in the Tourist Centers will remain closed until Mai 10, 2020. We are still available for you by phone and email. The times and contact details can be found here.

We have established a protection concept (in German) for the health of our guests and employees.

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