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.

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: 13th February / 27th February / 13th March / 27th March / 10th April / 24th April / 5th June / 19th June / 3th Juli / 10th Juli / 17th Juli / 24th Juli / 31th Juli / 7th August / 14th August / 21th August / 28th August / 121th September / 25th September / 9th October / 23th October / 6th November / 20th November (only in german).

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».