Destination guide

The historic area of Thun awaits your stay

Enjoy the area's history, museums and art galleries and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Thun. This walkable city is known for its riverfront, parks and theaters. Bundeshaus and Schloss Schadau are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Thun

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Thun a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Blumlisalp Steamship (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Panorama Bridge Sigriswil (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Stockhorn Cableway (7.9 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Tropic House (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Seilpark Interlaken (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Jungfrau Park (13 mi / 21 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Thun

Travelers enjoy Thun for its riverfront and lakeside setting. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Thun is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Schadaupark (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Stockhorn (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Lake Thun (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Niederhorn (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Niesen (7.9 mi / 12.7 km)
  • St. Beatus-Hohlen (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Thun

The nearest airport is in Bern (BRN-Belp), located 12.2 mi (19.7 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station is Thun Station.

Where to stay around Thun?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 151 vacation rentals near Thun. From 117 Condos/Apartments to 20 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Thun for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Thun?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Thun. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Thun Castle: 691 vacation rentals
  • Blumlisalp Steamship: 699 vacation rentals
  • Culture and Convention Center Thun: 717 vacation rentals
  • Thun (ZTK-Thun Train Station): 710 vacation rentals
  • Arena Thun: 719 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Thun listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Thun?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 117 Condos/Apartments in Thun. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Thun include:

  • Houses: 20 rentals available
  • Chalets: 8 rentals available
  • Farmhouses: 3 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Thun?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Thun. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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