New: Ferris wheel on the Gurten with twelve gondolas.

Ferris wheel exclusively for groups

A flight of fancy for you and your guests

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Ferris wheel ride above the city

The highest Ferris wheel in Bern: From September 16 — October 25, you can do laps upwards on the local mountain this year. Give your guests a very special view over Bern in addition to your event or move part of your seminar into the comfortable 6-seater gondolas of the Ferris wheel.

At certain times you can rent the Ferris wheel exclusively for you and your guests. The Ferris wheel offers space for 144 persons.

Enjoy a cozy standing aperitif under the illuminated Ferris wheel before or after your rounds in the heights.

The Ferris wheel will operate daily from September 16 to October 25, 2023.
Public operating hours    
Monday to Thursday 1 p.m. — 8 p.m.    
Friday 1 p.m. — 10 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m. — 10 p.m.    
Sunday 11 a.m. — 7.30 p.m.    
Operating hours for exclusive use
Monday to Thursday 11 a.m. —1 p.m. 6 p.m. — 8 p.m.
12 p.m. — 1 p.m.
& 9 p.m. —10 p.m.
10 a.m. — 11 p.m. & 9 p.m. —10 p.m.
10 a.m. — 11p.m.
& 6 p.m. —7 p.m.

In case of weather conditions that do not allow operation without safety risk, we reserve the right to shorten the opening hours accordingly.

Normal rides
Adults CHF 7
Children (4 to 12 years old) CHF 5
Preferential price for seminar guests (only with prior booking)  
Single ride CHF 5.50
30 minutes CHF 15
60 minutes CHF 30
Ferris wheel booking exclusively for your group  
24 gondolas with 6 seats each (144 seats)  
30 minutes CHF 750
60 minutes CHF 1500

Enjoy a cozy stand-up aperitif under the illuminated Ferris wheel before or after your rounds in the heights.

  • Appetizers
from CHF 19 per person
Drinks flat rate for 1h Apéro from CHF 21 per person

You will find further offers for your catering in our banquet documentation. Our event management will be happy to advise you.

Getting here

The easiest way to find us. There are parking spaces right next to the Gurtenbahn funicular valley station.


A diagram with an overview of how best to get to the Gurten. By public transportation or car, the Gurten is ideally located.