Jungfrau Tour: Kleine Scheidegg Ascent via Train from LucerneSpend a day in the breathtaking Alps on this day trip from Lucerne to the stunning UNESCO World Heritage-listed region of Jungfraujoch. Travel by (...)
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Pass By: Luzern, 6003 Lucerne, Switzerland
Your multilingual guide — who speaks English and Spanish — will greet you at Lucerne in the morning and invites you to step aboard the luxury coach for a scenic 1-hour drive to Interlaken.
Stop At: Bahnhofstrasse 25/5 3800, 3800 Interlaken, Switzerland
You'll travel through one of the most idyllic regions in Switzerland, the Bernese Oberland, to the heart of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Jungfraujoch region.
Take a quick guided tour of Interlaken, a popular town situated between two lakes.
Duration: 45 minutes
Pass By: Grindelwald Grund, 3818 Grindelwald, Switzerland
Then head to the nearby village of Grindelwald, where you'll board the cogwheel train for a spectacular ride to the foot of Switzerland’s most impressive Alpine panorama. Admire marvelous views of the famous triple peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau as you ride halfway up the mountain to the Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass, located at 6,762 feet (2,061 meters) above sea level.
Stop At: Kleine Scheidegg, Berner Oberland Switzerland
You’ll have approximately four hours of free time here to explore and take in the sensational Alpine environment. Soak up a sweeping panorama of the Bernese Alps and the best possible views of the Eiger North Face, a famous mountain featured in films such as The Eiger Sanction, starring Clint Eastwood.
If you'd like, take a self-guided hike along the Jungfrau Eiger Walk (seasonal trails open late June to October) and capture photos of the rock and ice masses of Eiger Glacier. You'll find several easily accessible hiking trails of moderate difficulty to explore at your leisure.
For a taste of the region, head to one of the several local restaurants to enjoy some traditional Swiss cuisine.
Duration: 4 hours
Pass By: Luzern, 6003 Lucerne, Switzerland
In the evening, the guide will pick you up at Kleine Scheidegg to make your way down to Lauterbrunnen. On the way you will pass Wengen a Swiss winter resort. Back in in Lauterbrunnen the coach awaits you to bring you back to Zürich.
- 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
- Air-conditioned vehicle
- Multilingual guide
- Round-trip cogwheel train from Grindelwald to Kleine Scheidegg
What's NOT inside
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks
- 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
- Warm clothing and sturdy shoes recommended
- This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Reviews & ratings Bernese Oberland Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Kleine Scheidegg and Jungfraujoch Panorama
"Excellent day on the alps We upgraded to jungfrau experience and can thoroughly recommend it. "
"We took the Oberland Alps Day Trip Kleine Scheidegg from Lucerne. The coach was very nice, the guide was knowledgeable and the train rides had spectacular views. We (...) "
"Wow! What an amazing trip. It was one of our most favorite tours, and we did around 18 across Europe. Loved the time to just explore, have lunch and take in the (...) "
"Great guide, great service, good value for money. "
"There was too much time at Klein Scheidegg. Would prefer to have an hour to explore in Grindelwald or Lauterbrunnen. Other than that the trip was (...) "
"Breathtaking scenery. Did not take optional trip to the top and still rewarded with incredible views "
"Great trip that reminded us of skiing on the Kleine Scheidegg in years past. Taking the cog railway up from Grindelwald and down thru Wengen to Lauterbrunen was a (...) "
"The views were beautiful and the experience at Kleine Scheidegg was fun....however the tour was very disorganized. There were 3 groups all doing different tours, and (...) "
"The only good: our guide Peter was very informative. But this is just a terrible tour. They cram three different tours on one bus. Their man focus is the Jungfrau (...) "
"The description for this tour needs to change. Not only that, but you can purchase the tour for much cheaper while in Switzerland. There were four hours at Kleine (...) "