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Day Trip to Kleine Scheidegg: Center of the Alps

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Spend the day at the beautiful mountain pass of Kleine Scheidegg, and get breathtaking views of the peaks of the Eiger, Mönch mountain and Jungfrau. Ride the cogwheel train to Kleine Scheidegg and discover some of its stunning hikes.
About this activity
Duration 12 hours
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Live guide
Spanish, English
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Experience

Highlights
  • Get breathtaking views of the glacier at Kleine Scheidegg
  • Discover the idyllic Bernese Oberland
  • See the triple peaks of the Eiger, Mönch mountain and Jungfrau
  • Go to the famous mountain resort of Grindelwald to ride the cogwheel train to Kleine Scheidegg
  • Descend the mountain by train to Lauterbrunnen and pass the car-free resort of Wengen
Full description
Climb aboard a coach in Zürich and journey to the center of the Alps. Relax on the trip through a splendid alpine landscape en route to the lake resort of Interlaken. Upon arrival in the heart of the magnificent Jungfrau region, break to take in the stunning views of the 2 lakes and their surroundings.

Continue to the famous mountain resort of Grindelwald and board the cogwheel train up to Kleine Scheidegg. Marvel at the north face of the Eiger as it appears to be within your grasp. Enjoy the sensational alpine environment to the full during your independent stay at the mountain pass. Kleine Scheidegg offers something for everyone and is the starting point for many beautiful hikes, including the Jungfrau Eiger Walk (open late June to October) with views of the rock and ice masses of the Eiger glacier.

Find a restaurant serving regional alpine dishes (optional). Then, meet your guide in the afternoon to descend the mountain by train. Journey to Lauterbrunnen, passing the car-free holiday resort of Wengen, known for its top events such as the Lauberhorn Races.

Full of mountain-fresh air and fond alpine memories, travel back to Zurich in the evening.
Includes
  • Live guide (English, German and Spanish)
  • Transfers by bus
  • Cogwheel train
What’s Not Included
  • Food and beverages

When you get there

Meeting point

Meet at the Sihlquai parking lot near Zürich Hauptbahnhof, the main train station of Zurich (stop "Sihlquai"). Directions: Go to track 18 (the last track on the ground floor) and follow it, with the street to your right, until the street turns right. Make a right with the street and walk for 20 meters. You will see "Starbucks Coffee" in front of the large square of Sihlquai Coach Parking. If you go by tram, take numbers 4, 13 or 17 to the "Sihlquai" stop and you will see "Sihlquai Coach Parking" opposite "Starbucks Coffee."

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Know before you go
• Please note that the trip is with a multilingual guide (English, Spanish and German) except during your individual stay at the mountain pass of Kleine Scheidegg
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Product ID: 49788