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The weird and wonderful Bern onion market

Explore Switzerland // Nov. 16, 2016

Bern's anual onion market is coming up on November 28th. Thousands of people are due to descend on the capital to enjoy the bustling atmosphere; over 50 tons of onions woven into braids,  colourful market stalls and, of course, plenty of mulled wine. A quintessentially Swiss outing with special trains laid on from around the country. Hansine talks to Nicole Schaffner from Bern Tourism about the history and the highlights:

bern.ch The weird and wonderful Bern onion market

Thousands of people are due to descend on the capital to enjoy the bustling atmosphere; over 50 tons of onions woven into braids,  colourful market stalls and, of course, plenty of mulled wine. A quintessentially Swiss outing with special trains laid on from around the country. Hansine talks to Nicole Schaffner from Bern Tourism about the history and the highlights:

Tags: Onions, berne

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