Frutigen, lying 800m above sea-level on the Lötschberg railway, is the regional centre of the Kander valley. Its many sporting and expedition possibilities make it a popular holiday destination.
Frutigen has 6'800 inhabitants and annually around 130'000 overnight guests. Here you can find good value accommodation in hotels, chalets, holiday flats, group rooms or camping sites. This Bernese Oberland holiday destination is the starting point of many unforgettable experiences, and offers visitors a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities.
Generous winter arena! Every year, snowfall transforms the Adelboden-Frutigen region into a spectacular winter arena: for demanding sporting highlights and events like the traditional FIS Skiing World Cup - as well as for magical winter rambles on the Adelboden sun terrace. Cross-country trails, walking paths and sledging tracks invite you to discover the alpine winter world while numerous mountain hostelries provide the perfect place to while away a few pleasant hours in convivial company.
56 efficient transport facilities serve the piste network of more than 185 km, which counts as one of the largest and most beautiful skiing centres of the Swiss alps. A paradise in which every snowsports enthusiast will find his or her ideal conditions.