Take a day trip to discover the beautiful Gantrisch-Gurnigel region. The lovely little mountain lake below the Gantrisch and Birehubel mountains is a pleasant spot to linger and relax.
Nestled between the Gurnigel and Birehubel mountains is the lovely little Gantrisch Lake. The entire area around Gantrisch and Gurnigel with the small mountain lake is a popular excursion and hiking destination. Surrounded by wonderful alpine meadows and an amazing variety of flowers Gantrisch Lake is an enjoyable place to spend time.
All around the lake, there are some terrific spots for grilling, for a picnic or simply to rest your feet. You could also stop for something to eat at the Upper Gantrisch Hut on the lake, at Bire Hut or at Gantrisch Hut on the Gurnigel mountain road.
A comfortable road will take you quickly to the lake. The trail is ideal for a family hike. The PostBus stop is located near the Gantrisch Hut.
Buy your ticket from the SBB Shop or SBB Mobile app. You can also buy a ticket from the driver, at all ticket terminals, PostBus sales offices and at the counter of your nearest railway station.
Additional ticketing apps and online shops can be found in our overview.
You will find the entire Swiss public transport timetable online here.
Timetable 30.323 Riggisberg–Gurnigel–Plaffeien–Schwarzenburg
Route open all year
Bicycle transport fixtures available in/on the vehicle
Reservations required. For bicycle reservations, please call:
Tel. +41 31 808 15 15 (08.00-17.00 h)
Wheelchair access to the postbus guaranteed
All vehicles are wheelchair-accessible. For information call 0848 100 222
Explore the Gantrisch region on the well-marked hiking trail network.
Hiking in Switzerland