Travelling to KISC
How to get to us
We are here
High up in the mountains, Kandersteg can be found in the Jungfrau-Aletsch region of the Swiss Alps, about 65km from Bern, or a 1 hour train journey away.
You can reach us by plane, train, car or coach. The local bus from the station is free if you wear your Scout scarf. If you’re walking from the station, we’re about 20 minutes away at the end of the valley on the northern side of the Lötschberg tunnel.
A traditional Alpine village in the heart of the Bernese Oberland, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Surrounded by stunning mountains, epic waterfalls and beautiful nature, Kandersteg is a tranquil paradise, which also has lots of shops and services to make your stay more comfortable.
In the village there are: Restaurants, hotels, grocery stores, a doctors practice, banks, cash machines, a Catholic and Protestant Church and a garage. The village also has its own outdoor swimming pool, indoor rock climbing centre, a Scout museum, Ski jump, mountain tubing centre, and via ferrata.