Thal Nature Park - the insider tip in the Jura Mountains of Solothurn
The Thal Nature Park is nestled in the mountain ranges of the Solothurn Jura, between Weissenstein and Wasserfallen. The dreamlike landscape invites you to hike, enjoy and linger. Whether on foot or on two wheels - there is much to discover in the nature park. Learn about history in the Thal museums, visit one of the castle ruins or learn something new on the exciting theme trails.
How to get there
The Thal Nature Park is centrally located and easily accessible by public transport. It takes 25 minutes from Solothurn through the Weissenstein tunnel or less than an hour from Basel, Bern and Zurich. On Sundays from May to November, the NaturparkBus runs up the second Jura chain.
From mountain restaurants to elegant country inns, the Thal Nature Park offers many culinary experiences. Enjoy regional specialities at the restaurants.
The Thal Nature Park offers a wide range of accommodation - from seminar hotels to guesthouses and farmhouses.
The information office of the nature park is located in Balsthal and is open from Monday to Friday during office hours. The nature park offers numerous activities for groups and schools. The Lama Trekking option must be booked in advance.