Here in lovely Emmental
you will always have a good time!
Whether you are on a day trip or on holiday, whether you prefer to «chill out» or to ride your bike through hills and meadows, to visit cultural events or learn about our Swiss traditions - you will certainely never be bored here in Emmental.
Tradition and Culture
Discover beautiful Emmental farm houses with their magnificent farmers' gardens, experience the customs and traditions and enjoy the mystical hills with their wonderful views. Time and again you will find living witnesses to our history: Castles, churches, museums. As well as beautifully preserved old houses from the times of Jeremias Gotthelf, whose museum can be visited in nearby Lützelflüh.
For the more athletically minded guests, Emmental offers lots of possibilities. How about nordic walking, skating or trail running? Or a beautiful hike through the Napf region, the UNESCO Biosphere Entlebuch, at Hohgant or Brienzer Rothorn? Or a tour with bike or electro bike on the heart route through the Emmental? Cross-country skiing or snowshoe-hiking in winter? All of this you can find in Emmental and Langnau is the perfect starting point for all these activities.
Leisure Activities in Langnau
Langnau itself also offers many possibilities for your leisure time: cultural events, fairs and markets, a library, a climbing gym, public swimming pools, etc. May we suggest a visit and tasting of the world famous Emmental cheese or at the house of Kambly, famous for its delicious cookies? And we even have our very own ice hockey club, SCL Tigers, whose matches are always worth a visit!
There are simply countless ways to experience the charms of our unique region of Switzerland, its delectable culinary specialities and our unparalleled hospitality. For tips on where to go and what to do simply ask us!
Our recommendations and tips
Brochure "Discover the Emmental"
Discover this diverse region in all its aspects.
This is the offical image brochure of the Emmental from the Emmental tourism organisation.
Brochure “Hiking in the Emmental”
Some of the most beautiful hiking trails with culinary recommendations on the way.
Switzerland’s most beautiful bike routes.
From Langnau to Thun, Burgdorf, Willisau or the other way round.
Brochure “Tips & Tours”
The upper Emmental and its cultural and natural attractions.
Tips and tours recommended by Langnau tourism and township Trubschachen and Trub.
Brochure “Wooden bridges trail”
Stories from the past four centuries.
Along the rivers Emme, Ilfis and their tributary rivers there are 18 wooden bridges on the area of 23 kilometers to admire.
Kambly Experience at Trubschachen
Dive into the world of Kambly at the centre of the idyllic Emmental Valley. A visit to the Kambly Experience is a great day out for the whole family. Discover the secrets of the art of fine biscuit making and regale with all your senses. Explore the world of Kambly and its origins, indulge yourself and enjoy moments of delight.
For more information please visit the official website of the Langnau Tourism and Emmental Tourist organisations.