The old town of Bern was listed as a World Heritage Site in 1983. It is one of Europe’s most charming and floral cities. The official language spoken in the city is German though French is also a major language used in the region. The city is a peninsula rounded by the river Aare. The city also offers a magnificent view of the Alps. There is a lot to see and do in this city, and there is no better way to enjoy this city than booking Bern airport rental cars. This will allow you to explore some of the magnificent sights that can be seen from the city. Use our online booking engine and get the best deals in car hire at the best prices.
The city was founded by Berthold V, Duke of Zähringen in 1191 under the Roman Empire. Following the death of Berthold, the Roman Emperor Frederick II made the city a free imperial city because Berthold had no heir. The city grew rapidly and conquered many other surrounding territories which included Burgundy and became the largest city-state. It joined the Swiss Confederacy in 1353. Later on in 1798 the city was occupied by French troops during the French revolution and lost some of its territories. In 1802 it regained the Bernese Oberland and then the Bernese Jura in 1814. The city became the Federal City of Switzerland. Rent a car in Bern airport and take a tour of this city. Visit the numerous museums in the city and learn more of the cities’ heritage.
Hire car Bern airport now and enjoy a tour of the magnificent sights in the city. Berne Historical Museum is Switzerland’s 2nd largest museum and it’s the best place to visit to get more insight into the History of Bern. There are several other museums such as the Swiss Alpine Museum and the Kunst museum to name a few. Federal Palace of Switzerland is also a dominating structure in the city which you can tour when parliament is not in session. You can also visit the Einsteinhaus. This is a flat which Albert Einstein lived in during the time he was working here. This place exhibits photographs and some original documents of his work. Visit the Gurten hill to get a splendid view of the city. The hill also has a park where you can enjoy a barbecue or a relaxing walk in the sun. Bern is also host to several music concerts. These include the Gurten festival, International Jazz festival Bern and the Buskers Bern. You can also enjoy the nightlife by visiting the cafes and night clubs. Rent a car at car hire Bern to make the most of your time when you’re visiting this city.
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