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Culinary delights & accommodation at the Auberge Niesen Kulm
Culinary delights & accommodation at the Auberge Niesen Kulm
Brunch on top of the niesen
Brunch on top of the niesen
Mittelstation Schwandegg
Mittelstation Schwandegg



Start of season: Open daily since Saturday, 29 April

Start of season: Open daily since Saturday, 29 April
Since Saturday, 29 April, the Niesenbahn and the Berghaus are open daily.

Daily Niesen brunch or culinary evening trips (Fri & Sat) – we will be happy to spoil you with culinary delights.

More information about the condition of the hiking trails can be found here:

You can book all Niesen offers in our webshop.

6. Seaside Sessions Openair on the Niesen

The line-up for the Seaside Sessions 2023 from 10 – 12 August has been announced:

  • Thu 10.8: Riana and High South
  • Fri 11 Aug: Naveni and Delinquent Habits
  • Sat 12.8: Ursina and Halunke

More info and tickets at

Red Bull X-Alps 2023 – the route is known!

The Niesen turnpoint (no. 8) with the signboard on the summit follows directly after the Frutigresort turnpoint (no. 7).

Spectators will be able to watch the world’s best paraglider pilots (including Chrigel Maurer, Patrick von Känel and Sepp inniger) at two turnpoints in a row.

The race will take place between 11 and 23 June 2023 and can be followed via live tracking.

up to culture – Cultural programme 2023

The Niesen cultural programme 2023 is now known.

On ten evenings you can enjoy varied cultural events (concerts, readings and lectures) including dinner.

Book cultural evenings now at

Become part of the Niesen team

At Berghaus Niesen Kulm we are looking for a cook, service employee and service/all-rounder for the summer season 2023 (season start 29 April 2023).

In the marketing department of the Niesenbahn AG we are looking for a trainee in marketing, sales and events from 1 August 2023 or by agreement.

Registration 20th Niesen-Stairway-Run – relay race

The 20th Niesen-Stairway-Run will take place on Friday, 9 June (relay race) & Saturday, 10 June (individual race) 2023.

The places for the individual race have been allocated (registration is no longer possible). However, there are still places available for the relay race.

Register now for the anniversary edition on the longest staircase in the world (11,674 steps!) – participants must be fit and trained.

Gift idea: Niesen vouchers or Niesen products

A full moon dinner, a sunrise arrangement (overnight stay), a culinary evening trip, a Niesen brunch and all other Niesen offers as a gift for Christmas or another special occasion.

Vouchers can be purchased directly online or by telephone.

In our Niesen Kiosk (click here) you will also find Niesen products (Niesen posters, Niesen coffee, etc.).