Oberhofen Castle Tour, Switzerland

About Oberhofen Castle, Switzerland: Oberhofen Castle Switzerland is a castle built in the municipality of Oberhofen of the Canton of Bern in Switzerland and is known as a heritage site of national significance. The castle was built in High middle ages and the castle has got an upkeep through several Burnese family and the upkeep has been great. The castle was developed with following the centuries and the chapel was also added to the first floor of the lake side in 1473. The lake tower also appears within the illustration of castle in 1680. The water tower is built which got destroyed once and also the North-Eastern side of the keep got rebuilt with the entire western facade along with adding an upper floors and with ornate library, Turkish smoking room and certainly the castle has many visitors all year around.

How can Reach : Oberhofen Castle is the part of the Canton of Bern in the Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Thun" is the nearest railway station which is just 6.1 KM far from "Oberhofen Castle". Tourists can get here train to Zurich and Geneva cities.

"Bern Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 27.8 KM distance from "Oberhofen Castle". Tourists can get here flights to Domestic and International cities.

Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets):

CHF 10 : Adults (above 26 years old)

CHF 8 : Student / unemployed / military (17 to 26 years)

CHF 2 : Children (6 to 16 years)

FREE : Under 5 Years old

Out Side Visit Timings (Open Hours):

11.00 am to 5.00 pm : Tuesday to Sunday (May to October)

Closed : Monday and November to April

Tourists Information Centre Address: Schloss 4, 3653 Oberhofen am Thunersee, Switzerland

Locations: Canton of Bern, Switzerland

Type: Water castle

Built Year: 13th century

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Tourist Attractions: Kultur-Pavillon Hunegg, Thun Castle, St. Beatus Caves, Niederhorn Aussichtsplattform, Oberhofen Castle, Voliere im Schlosspark Hunegg- Animal park, Hilterfingen (See), Kinder-Spielplatz Hunibach, Jakobshubeli, Museum of Clocks and mechanical musical instruments, Haltenegg, Niederhornbahn AG Beatenbucht - Beatenberg - Niederhorn

Things to Do: Swimming, Boating and Fishing on Thunersee Lake, Hiking, Walking, Skiing

Website: https://www.schlossoberhofen.ch

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -3.6 -3.1 0.2 3.0 7.4 10.5 12.5 12.3 8.9 5.4 0.4 -2.3
Average High (℃) 2.8 4.7 9.5 13.4 18.2 21.6 24.3 23.7 19.1 13.8 7.3 3.5

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: OTIUM-OBERHOFEN Hotel (+41 79 708 45 90), Bellevue au Lac Hotel (+41 33 244 51 51), Schonbuhl Hotel (+41 33 243 23 83), Chartreuse Hotel (+41 33 243 33 82), Freienhof Hotel (+41 33 227 50 50), Krone Thun Hotel (+41 33 227 88 88), Schloss Hotel Thun (+41 33 227 75 00), Zunfthaus zu Metzgern Hotel (+41 33 222 21 41), Schloss Hotel Thun (+41 33 227 75 00), Schwert Hotel (+41 33 221 55 88), Rathaus Hotel (+41 33 221 52 57), Hotel Emmental & Tex Mex Restaurant (+41 33 222 01 20), Hotel AM Schloss (+41 33 223 28 23), Congress Hotel Seepark - Das Hotel in Thun (+41 33 226 12 12), Kurhaus Haltenegg Hotel (+41 33 244 81 11), Parkhotel Gunten Hotel (+41 33 252 88 52), Hotel Adler (+41 33 251 24 24), Solbadhotel Sigriswil Hotel (+41 33 252 25 25)

Affordable Hotels: 3B-Lodge Hotel (+41 79 108 46 82), NEB-THUN Lodge Hotel (+41 79 354 41 36), Thunerstern Hotle (+41 78 866 56 40), Fuurgassli Hotel (+41 33 221 78 71), Niesenblick Hotel (+41 33 243 15 12), B&B Schonortli Hotel (+41 33 243 49 94), SwissHut Emmit Hotel (+41 79 199 38 77), Ferienwohnung "Chalet Lena" in Tschingel Hotel (+41 44 725 76 92), Panorama Hotel (+41 33 251 31 31), Hauenstein Hotels (+41 33 244 66 66), Hotel Hirschen Am See

Distances from Oberhofen Castle:

Zurich City: 151.5 KM

Geneva City: 192.0 KM

Basel City: 129.1 KM

Lausanne City: 137.0 KM

Bern City: 32.9 KM

Winterthur City: 172.4 KM

Lucerne City: 87.4 KM

St. Gallen City: 234.8 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Bern Airport" is an busiest Domestic and International airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 27.8 KM distance from Oberhofen Castle. Tourists can get here Domestic and International flights.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Bern Airport" (27.8 KM) to Oberhofen Castle tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Bern Airport" (27.8 KM) to Oberhofen Castle tour.

Nearest Train Station: Thun (6.1 KM). Tourists can get here train to to Zurich and Geneva cities.