Swiss Alps Tour from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch, Bernese Oberland

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Venture from Lucerne through the Swiss Alps to the highest point in Europe! On this unforgettable day trip with a multi-lingual guide, travel by (...)

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Overview Location: Luzern, Switzerland
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Pass By: Lucerne Station, Bahnhofplatz, Lucerne 6005 Switzerland

Head to Lucerne in the morning to board your luxury coach. Your multilingual guide — who speaks English and Spanish — will accompany you throughout your entire full-day journey. Sit back, relax and enjoy the scenic drive through Swiss countryside and the Bernese Oberland, a fairy-tale wonderland of white jagged Bernese Alps. The scenery is truly captivating, and it only gets better from here!

Stop At: Bahnhofstrasse 25/5 3800, 3800 Interlaken, Switzerland

After a 1-hour drive, stop for a break in the famous town of Interlaken, situated between two lakes to form the main gateway to the region's mountains and lakes.

Duration: 50 minutes

Pass By: Parking Grindelwald Grund, Unnamed Road 3818, 3818 Grindelwald, Switzerland

Then, head to the nearby village of Grindelwald to board your cogwheel train for an incredible 1.5-hour ride to Jungfraujoch. Travel through the high mountain pass of Kleine Scheidegg between the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau peaks.

Stop At: Top of Europe, 3801 Wengen, Jungfraujoch 3801 Switzerland

When you arrive at Jungfraujoch at an elevation of 11,332 feet (3,454 meters), you’ve reached one of Europe's highest railway stations! Jungfraujoch immerses you in a breathtaking Alpine wonderland.

Take the underground tunnel to the Top of Europe building and stand on the lookout point to gaze down on the snowy peaks of Aletsch Glacier. Ride the elevator to the Sphinx Observatory's terrace for more amazing panoramas, and then enter the Ice Palace to walk through the heart of a glacier; it's an unforgettable experience!

Enjoy a meal or some refreshments at one of the several restaurants at the Top of Europe (own expense). Savor your last views before boarding the train and heading back down to mountains, passing the ski resort of Wengen.

Duration: 2 hours 20 minutes

Pass By: Lauterbrunnen Village, Stutzli 460, Lauterbrunnen 3822 Switzerland

Disembark in Lauterbrunnen, reboard your coach and relax on the drive back to Lucerne.

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
What you can expect Venture from Lucerne through the Swiss Alps to the highest point in Europe! On this unforgettable day trip with a multi-lingual guide, travel by coach through the Bernese Oberland region to Interlaken, and then take a cogwheel train ride to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Jungfraujoch mountain pass. Gaze upon the Alpine wonderland from the Top of Europe building and walk through the tunnels of a glacier at the Ice Palace. This is sure to be a highlight of your Switzerland vacation!

Practical information


What's inside

  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Professional guide
  • Round-trip cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch
  • Entry/Admission - Top of Europe

What's NOT inside

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks

Additional info

  • Refundable up to 4 business days prior to the travel date minus a 7% administrative fee.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 12 hours of travel. In this case confirmation will be received as soon as possible, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Warm clothing and sturdy shoes recommended
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

Departure point:

Frankenstrasse 2, 6003 Luzern, Switzerland

Duration:

10 hours

Frequency:

Daily, all year round

Departure time:

9:00 AM

Return details:

Returns to original departure point

Reviews & ratings

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2019/10/21
    "Edwardo, our guide to Jungfraujoch, was superb. Lots of knowledge, friendly and easy to understand. He handled the large group speaking several languages with ease. (...) "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2017/07/04
    "Traveled 6-23-17... We were lucky to have a beautiful day on the mountain. It is a 10 hour trip from Lucerne roundtrip but its worth the ride if the weather is good. (...) "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2016/08/22
    "iT WAS A WONDERFUL TOUR. THE SCENE WAS OUT OF SIGHT. THE ONLY PROBLEM IS THAT WISHED THERE WAS A PHOTOGRAPHER TAKING PICTURES. "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2016/09/29
    "The day was simply amazing and made my trip to Switzerland. It's expensive but well worth it! "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2016/10/14
    "Wonderful trip. Breathtaking! The Guide assigned to us was superb! "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2016/10/30
    "we loved this tour! "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2016/12/12
    "Excellent time. Beautiful ride up. Great group and beautiful view. Marcel was a great guide. Kept us informed but didn't over talk "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2017/01/10
    "Fantastic tour to the top of Europe! Wonderful views of the alps. It was so well organised even when some circumstances that were beyond the control of the tour (...) "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2017/03/11
    "This was a fun trip from the bus to the train rides to the top. Just beautiful scenery. The guide was excellent "

  • Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland | . | 2017/04/11
    "This was a great experience and wonderful tour. Views were breathtaking, and tour guide was extremely knowledgeable. Tip though-make sure to hydrate well. The height (...) "

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