1,155 inhabitants (known as "Bernolands")
Surface area: 22.22 km²

Bernex is a magnificent, traditional village located at the foot of the famous Dent d'Oche.

Activities & sightseeing

Bernex is famous for hiking : 17 marked trails and Dent d'Oche refuge. Tennis, horse riding, mountain biking, paragliding, fishing, swimming, white-water sports, etc complete the activities list.

During the winter, the Bernex ski area offers 19 pistes and 12 lifts. The village also boasts 2 cross-country loops at the foot of the station, 3 snowshoeing loops and an ice-rink.



Scenic views
Panoramic view of the lake and the Cornettes de Bise from Mont-Benand or Dent d'Oche summits.

Saint-Ours Church
"The Chapel Loop"


Town Hall
Tel. +33 (0)4 50 73 60 40
contact@mairie-bernex.fr / Website
Open: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
From 8:30 AM to 12 noon and from 2 to 5:30 PM0

Tourist office
74500 Bernex
Tel. +33 (0)4 50 73 60 72
info@bernex.fr / Website
Open during the French school holidays: from Monday to Saturday, from 9 am to 12 pm and from 2 to 6 pm.
Also open Sundays and bank holidays: from 9 am to 12 pm.
Outside the school holidays: from Monday to Friday, from 9 am to 12 pm and from 2 to 5 pm.