Central Switzerland, Bernese Mittelland

Sörenberg−Kemmeriboden special ticket

Benefit from an attractive round-trip ticket to the UNESCO Entlebuch Biosphere Reserve, including all necessary modes of transport (train, Postbus, cable car lift) and an exquisite local meringue.

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Moorland landscape with trees and mountains in the background

Arriving by BLS and PostBus, you will pass through the beautiful Entlebuch area on your way to Sörenberg, which is at the heart of the UNESCO Entlebuch Biosphere Reserve. The cable car takes you to Rossweid.

You will then hike through the magnificent winter landscape around the impressive Schrattenfluh mountain towards the Kemmeriboden-Bad Hotel.

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The Sörenberg–Kemmeriboden special ticket includes

  • PostBus travel between Schüpfheim–Sörenberg/Kemmeriboden-Bad–Escholzmatt
  • BLS travel between Escholzmatt–Schüpfheim
  • Sörenberg–Rossweid cable car lift. Daily from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
  • A portion of meringue at the Landgasthof Kemmeriboden-Bad or a gift pack of meringues from the local shop to take with you.


Due to the weather-related closure of the village ski area in Sörenberg, the Rossweid cable car will also no longer be in operation from 18 March 2024. For this reason, the Sörenberg–Kemmeriboden special ticket can no longer be offered. The special ticket will be available again from 30 May 2024. More information is available here: Winter operating hoursTarget not accessible

  • Mon–Wed: rest days
    On rest days, you can take home a packet of meringues from the hotel reception.
    Thu–Sun: 11.45 a.m. – 11.30 p.m.



CHF 46.00

Adult with a Half Fare Travelcard

CHF 29.00

Children (6–15 years old)

CHF 29.00

GA Travelcard

CHF 18.00

Prices in CHF incl. VAT / prices and products are subject to change.

The “Sörenberg–Kemmeriboden” special ticket is available from 16 December 2023 to 1 April 2024 (note the Kemmeriboden-Bad Hotel company holidays above).

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The Sörenberg−Kemmeriboden special ticket is available from


The journey to/from Schüpfheim is not included in the price. We recommend checking whether supersaver tickets are available in advance.

No additional discounts will be given to groups.

For children with a Junior Travelcard or Co-Travelcard, all transport services (train (BLS), Postbus, cable car) are free of charge.

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The hike

Before starting your hike, why not relax at the Rossweid restaurant, which is ideal for young and old alike. The hike then starts at the Rossweid cable car mountain station.

The trail is well signposted and leads through a beautiful, largely unspoiled mountain landscape.

The route to Salwideli is largely flat without any major differences in altitude. From Salwideli, the trail leads through the idyllic landscape, flanked by the Brienzergrat ridge and the Schrattenfluh, and takes you moderately downhill to the Kemmeriboden-Bad hotel.


2 hrs 30 mins

Difficulty level



9.2 km

Altitude difference

+ 0 m / - 488 m

Outward journey

To get there, take the train from Lucerne or Bern to Schüpfheim. Change to PostBus route 241 and travel as far as Sörenberg, Post. After a short walk, you will reach the valley station of the cable car to Rossweid, the starting point of your hike.

Return journey

To return, take PostBus route 251 from Kemmeriboden to Escholzmatt, Bahnhof. From here, BLS heads back to Schüpfheim, then onwards in the desired direction.

Excursion report by Travelita

The well-known Swiss travel blogger TravelitaTarget not accessible went on the hike between Sörenberg and Kemmeriboden Bad a few years ago. Take a look at her excursion reportTarget not accessible and hiking suggestions for inspiration.

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