Besuchen Sie den KP Heinrich!

Website des Festungsvereins Hondrich (Spiez)


General Information

Clothing: Regardless of season, the temperature in the fortification ranges between 10-11 degrees Celsius (50-52 degrees Fahrenheit). Even in summer, we recommend a jacket. For your comfort, wear walking shoes or hiking boots.

Guided tours: They starts from the meeting place. To reach the entrance of the fortification, you will need to make a 5-10 minutes of walk on a gently inclined trail.

Unfortunately, the facility is not wheelchair accessible.

Refreshments and Dining: The «Restaurant Bergsonne», situated at the road to «Aeschi», serves light meals or snacks, as well as elegant dinners, or is ideal to celebrate festive occasions.

Insurance and Liability: Accident insurance is the responsibility of the visitor. For loss, damage or contamination of valuables, clothes, shoes or other items, we can assume no liability.


Official dates 2016: From February to November on uneven numbered weeks, in Juli and August always on Tuesday at 5 pm meeting point «Inforama Hondrich (Bergbauernschule)».

On the following dates: 14th February / 28th February / 14th March / 28th March / 11th April / 25th April / 6th June / 20th June / 4th Juli / 11th Juli / 18th Juli / 25th Juli / 8th August / 15th August / 22th August / 29th August / 12th September / 26th September / 10th October / 24th October / 7th November / 21th November.

Guided tours: Guided tours up to 10 people outside the official opening times are gladly accepted - Contact: phone +41 (0) 79 278 02 42/
Adults CHF 10.– / Children CHF 5.–
Groups up to 5 people CHF 50.–
Groups from 6 to 10 people CHF 90.–, each additional person CHF 8.–

Getting there

By car: from Thun or Interlaken use the exit «Spiez» of the highway, continue on the road direction post «Aeschi» up to «Hondrich». (Navi: Hondrich (Spiez), Hofstatt)
Arriving by train: From SBB «Thun» or «Interlaken» at the Station of «Spiez», take the yellow bus (62) to the Stop «Hondrich». 5 minutes of walk to the meeting point «Inforama».