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The “Niesen Village” playground

Mt. Niesen – an appealing destination for a family outing.

In Niesendörfli (the “Niesen Village”), a quaint play area made of wood, the little ones can play and frolic to their hearts’ content while the adults enjoy the stunning views over the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. The Niesen Village also features prominently in the Mt. Niesen children’s stories, about the tame fox and the magical millstone.

Availability Today (Tuesday) open

Niesenbahn funicular operating times

Available daily from 10 May to 10 November 2019.

Subject to change without prior notice.

Rates

Special offer with 10% discount

Buy a return journey by public transport and benefit from: 10% discount on your leisure activity. Available from the BLS web shop or as a RailAway combined offer from every ticket counter in Switzerland.

Mülenen–Niesen Kulm return

  • CHF 59.00 Adults
  • CHF 29.50 Adults with Half-Fare Card
  • CHF 29.50 Adults with GA Card
  • CHF 29.50 Children (6–15.99 years)
  • Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration.

hiking ticket*

  • CHF 48.00 Adults
  • CHF 24.00 Adults with Half-Fare Card
  • CHF 24.00 Adults with GA Card
  • CHF 24.00 Children (6–15.99 years)
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    *Ride 3 stations by funicular, walk 1 station on foot

    Prices in CHF incl. VAT / Prices and products subject to alteration.

Notes

Story trips: the “magical millstone” and the “Mt. Niesen fox”

During the ride up the mountain, Sandra Eng, Pamela Kaltenmark and Barbara Rubin will tell the younger travellers the exciting story of the “magical millstone” or the “Mt. Niesen fox”. Once at the summit, it’s time for some family fun with a snack of croissants, and a play in the Niesen Village playground.

For children from 5 to 8

2019 dates:

Wednesday 19 June 2019 – The Mt. Niesen fox
Tuesday 30 July 2019 – The magical millstone
Tuesday 6 August 2019 – The Mt. Niesen fox
Wednesday 28 August 2019 – The magical millstone
Tuesday 1 October 2019 – The Mt. Niesen fox
Wednesday 9 October 2019 – The magical millstone

Schedule:

13.30 hours: meet at the Mülenen valley station
13.45 hours: ascent from Mülenen
16.00 hours: descent from Niesen Kulm
16.30 hours: arrival at the Mülenen valley station– the end.

Costs:

For children aged 5 to 8, the price of CHF 27.00 includes the story ride on the Niesenbahn funicular, a snack of croissants, and the Niesen cap. For accompanying adults, the normal Niesenbahn fares apply.

Important:

Because of the limited places, advance reservations are required. The event is held whatever the weather.

Niesen Stairway Run

Once every year the Niesen Stairway Run takes place. With 11,674 steps, this is the longest stairway in the world. The next date is 14 and 15 June 2019.

You can conveniently buy tickets online using the BLS Mobil app.

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