Conference on Canine and Feline Genetics and Genomics

Visitor Information

Costs in Switzerland and free offers
Switzerland just works. Reliability, punctuality, political and economic stability, authenticity and a true nature to discover, ranging from palm trees to glaciers. Bern is proud to do whatever it takes to make your meetings successful. All over Switzerland.
Lowest VAT rates in Europe, breakfast and public transportation generally included in room rate, excellent multilingual knowledge, outstanding infrastructure and service. Duty Free Paradise in Geneva and Zürich airports. Tax Free Shopping: Global Refund: VAT: 7.7%; minimum spending: CHF 300.

  • A variety activities free of charge in Bern
  • Public transportation during your overnight stay
  • Visit of the BearPark
  • Zoological Garden Dählhölzli; most areas of the zoo can be explored
  • Public swimming pools
  • Visit the House of Parliament


Comparison of prices

Local super markets as Migros, Coop and Denner have a lot of products for reasonable prices for e.g.
1 liter Milk CHF 1.30 / USD 1.35
1 bread CHF 2.60 / USD 2.65
6 eggs CHF 3.40 / USD 3.45
1 beer in a restaurant CHF 4.50 / USD 4.60
1 liter gas unleaded CHF 1.42 / USD 1.45