Valley & villages

Rolling countryside and sun-kissed mountain terraces



The first highlight in Simmental. The Stockhorn at 2’190 m offers a fantastic view from Lake Thun to the Jura – and even further on a clear day.

Kirche Därstetten
Kirche Därstetten


The European aristocracy came here to have fun and rest. Ruins bear witness to this period.

Das kleine Paradies in der Mitte des Simmentals


The unspoilt landscape of Oberwil invites you to go hiking in summer. Skiers will find ski slopes in the nearby Rossberg ski area.

Die sanften Landschaften des Simmentals


In summer, Boltigen is the starting point for exploring a landscape of marshes. In winter, the ski area and cross-country ski slopes satisfy both young and old.

St Stephan Matten by night

St. Stephan & Matten

A beautiful place for hikers and nature lovers – an ideal start for hiking or skiing tours.



The village of Lenk lies at 1’068 m, in front of the Wildstrubel. This holiday resort is undoubtedly located in the most beautiful head of the Alps.