Visit Brienz - Best of Brienz

Brienz is a city located in Bernese Oberland, Switzerland and has always been the center for wood crafting in the area. But there is much more to the city than the famous wood crafting. From Beautiful natural scenery to captivating sights, this place is a must see for tourists and is becoming one of the hottest tourist destinations in the country due to its majestic natural sights and friendly people.

There are many great hotels and resorts in the area which makes Brienz the perfect destination for a refreshing trip with family and friends. The destination is also known for its mouthwatering food and there are many restaurants in the region that are sure to give your taste buds a treat.

Beside the city being a hub for people looking for a revitalizing vacation, the place has a very happening nightlife as well. The City is very famous for its great night life. There are many pubs and bars which you can visit for a late night drink or a party with friends. The ambiance of the whole city is inviting in nature and there are many activities and events going on all round the year making this place a perfect holiday destination.

Brienz Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Brienz tips for your visit

  • Pack warm clothes as it can get very chilly in the region.
  • Carrying a light raincoat is recommended.

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Brienz Tours for you

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Brienz

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    Top tour from Interlaken, Lake and Gorge

    Duration: 9 Hrs

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Facts and Stats for Brienz*

  • Pollution Statistics in Brienz

    Know the pollution level of Brienz before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 62.5 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 29.17 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 36.11 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 45.83 (Moderate)
  • Brienz: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Brienz for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Brienz.

    • Burglary and Theft 17.31 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 23.08 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 23.21 (Low)
    • Attacks 23.21 (Low)
    • Drug offense 39.29 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 75 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 19.64 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 21.43 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 33.93 (Low)
  • Living in Brienz - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 74.5 (High)
    • Climate Index 81.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 36.27 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 30 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 60.19 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 8.72 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Brienz

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Brienz

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.46 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.23 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 56.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 129.66 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 131.69 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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