Kandersteg Tourism

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Kandersteg is a municipality in the Frutigen-Niedersimmental administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. It is located along the valley of the River Kander, west of the Jungfrau massif. It is noted for its spectacular mountain scenery and sylvan alpine landscapes. Tourism is a very significant part of its economic life today. It is a year-round outdoors mecca for hiking trails and mountain climbing as well as downhill and cross-country skiing.


Unplug yourself and have a laid-back vacation at Kandersteg, Switzerland. This city offers countless opportunities to click pictures for your travel journal. The nearest major city to Kandersteg is Zurich. So, ideally any vacation planner would recommend you to visit Zurich for its bountiful attractions like Lindenhof, Old Town, Lake Promenade on your trip to Kandersteg. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kandersteg*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kandersteg

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

    • Air Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Living in Kandersteg - Quality of Life

    • Pollution Index 25 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 5 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.26 (Low)
    • 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 Kandersteg

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.38 USD
    • International Movie per seat 18.33 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 53.9 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 121.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 129.35 USD

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

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