Wilderswil 600 metres (2000ft) above sea level.
The lovely holiday destination of Wilderswil is about 4 km (2,5 miles) south of Interlaken. Together with its neighbouring villages of Gsteigwiler and Saxeten it is an ideal place to relax, offering peace and quiet in a wonderful rural landscape. There are excellent opportunities for excursions, sport and walking in the vicinity and further afield. There are 17 comfortable hotels, restaurants, supermarket and souvenir shops,. Places to visit: The village museum “the old mill” which has special exhibitions, Garden of local plants ( a place of peace and relaxation), The ruins of Unspunnen and Rothenfluh (viewpoints) The bridge, churchyard and church at Gsteig (a 12th/13th century “reformed protestant church) Old wooden chalets (Bärenplatz with the 16th century “House of the Bear”)Events: During the summer season the Wilderswil Tourist office arranges special events-weekly tours round the village, guided walks, visits to places where alpine cheese is made, open air concerts. There is an open-air play about William Tell staged from June until the beginning of September in Interlaken, Folk evenings and special events take place in the Casino at Interlaken. Visit to the themepark “Mystery Park Interlaken”.Sport: Walking, mini-golf, tennis (outdoor and indoor courts), hang-gliding and paragliding. Almost all sporting activities can be undertaken in the vicinity of Wilderswil. Golf, waterskiing, wind-surfing, sailing, horse riding, mountain climbing, bungee-jumping, canoeing, rock climbing, rafting, swimming in the lakes of Brienz an Thun, and also in the heated pools at Bönigen and Interlaken.