Many of Bernese Alps’s highlights are located close to Faulensee, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Two sights that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating Schloss Schadau and the iconic Thun Art Museum. Two other worthy points of interest close by Faulensee are Thun Castle and Hoeheweg.
When it’s time to escape the bustling streets of Bernese Alps, head to the nearby green spaces. Stare out over the water at Oeschinen Lake in Kandersteg.
When the snow falls in Faulensee, grab your wooly hat and skis and hit the nearby slopes at ski resorts such as the Kleine Scheidegg Ski Resort in Lauterbrunnen, the Adelboden Ski Resort in Adelboden and Zweisimmen Gondola in Zweisimmen.
Come see much-loved sporting heroes, the BSC Young Boys, do battle in the nearby Stade de Suisse Wankdorf, Bern. Be sure to wear yellow and black, the colors of the BSC Young Boys.
When it’s time to put your feet up after discovering the delights of Faulensee, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Hotel Baeren - The Bear Inn, Wilderswil, the Lindner Grand Hotel Beau Rivage, Interlaken, and the popular Goldey Swiss Quality Hotel, Unterseen.