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Bern Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

1. Bern Highlights Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Tour

Solve riddles and find clues on a self-guided scavenger hunt and walking tour through Bern. Using a tour app on your phone, explore the sights of Bern at your own pace, starting and stopping whenever and wherever you want. After downloading the app onto your phone (instructions received via email after booking), set out on an adventure that will take you to 10 attractions in Bern by using integrated maps. As you explore, solve a location-based riddle at each attraction and unlock the next location you need to visit. The app includes facts and information about each location you stop at, so you'll gain local know-how about the city. Put your skills to the text and work as a team and use logic, imagination, observation, and problem solving to make your way around the city. Along the way, you can stop for a coffee, lunch, or a break at any time. The tour route includes Heiliggeistkirche, the Parliament Building, Käfigturm, Stadttheater, the old town, the Zytglogge, the Zähringerbrunnen, the town hall, Nydeggkirche, the Cathedral of Bern, and the Welttelegrafen-Denkmal.

Bern Capital City Private Tour from Basel

2. Bern Capital City Private Tour from Basel

Spend a half day in Bern, the capital city of Switzerland with your private tour guide. Start with the train travel from Basel to Bern, then your walking tour will give you a complete overview of the spots in the city center. Allow your guide to show you the garden of roses with a fantastical view over the entire city, walk below the UNESCO-protected arcades, visit the bears close to the Aare river, and stand in front of the Swiss parliament building. The tour will lead you to historical buildings, share local stories, and visits Albert Einstein's house. The guide accompanies you on this tour from the starting point, and answers your questions about the country and its people. Let them take you off the beaten track to see hidden spots unaware to tourists.

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