Tour code: 3885JUNG_LUC
Ascend to Europe’s highest point on an exhilarating full-day excursion to the Swiss Alps from Lucerne. With a professional guide, travel by luxury coach through the spectacular scenery of the Bernese Oberland region and board a cogwheel train at Interlaken. Ascend the UNESCO-listed Jungfraujoch mountain pass and absorb sweeping mountain vistas on arrival at the ‘Top of Europe’. Explore the frozen witchery of an Ice Palace at the summit and marvel at incredible panoramas of the alpine wonderland from the Sphinx Observatory. 

Highlights

  • Day trip from Lucerne to the top of the breathtaking Swiss Alps
  • Venture by coach through the fairy-tale Bernese Oberland, stopping in Interlaken along the way
  • Enjoy a spectacular cogwheel train ride from Grindelwald to Jungfraujoch, one of Europe's highest peaks
  • Soak up winter wonderland views from the Sphinx Observatory and walk through the heart of a glacier in the Ice Palace
  • Your expert multilingual guide will ensure an enjoyable and memorable experience

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What You Can Expect

Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

Take the cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch

Depart from a central Lucerne location in a comfortable minivan and receive a fascinating introduction the Bernese Oberland’s rich history from your knowledgeable guide. Admire scenic vistas of the Swiss countryside, and then refresh with a hot beverage (own expense) during a brief interlude in Interlaken. 

Travel onward to Grindelwald to climb aboard a cogwheel train for a breath-taking journey to Europe’s highest point. Scour the scenery for the dramatic peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau and feel your adrenaline levels surge as you approach the 11,332-foot (3,454-meter) summit of the Jungfraujoch. 

Marvel at the splintering peaks of the Aletsch Glacier and then ride the elevator to the Sphinx Observatory for incredible panoramas of the frozen Alpine wonderland below. Immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of the Ice Palace, following your guide through the heart of the glacier, and opt to enjoy a fulfilling meal at one of the many restaurants on the mountaintop (own expense). 

Capture final photographs of the incredible views and then descend the mountain on the awaiting train. Re-board your coach in Lauterbrunnen and relax during the drive back to Lucerne. 

Customer Reviews

jignaac

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Wonderful Tour and a very good guide.

KANDA SAMY S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Our tour guide Mr.Marseille from the local tour oeprator was an excellent guide who really made us feel welcome and comfortable throughout the whole journey. His timely jokes and entertaining description about the Swiss landscape, swiss culture etc. was really entertaining. We thoroughly enjoyed the trip as we took in the breathtaking views especially when we ascended and descended the Bernese Oberland. And of course, the visit to Jungfraujoch is something that me and my wife will always cherish for our entire lifetime.

Barbara B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Best tour ever!
The drive through the Bernese Oberland was beautiful. Visiting the Jungfraujoch is an absolutely must for anyone visiting this area. It was awesome! And this tour was a great way to do it. Great tour guide, clean bus, great driver and wonderful itinerary. Every stop was a gem, and the tour made visiting this beautiful area a breeze. NOT a young child friendly tour because there is a lot of time on the bus, but everyone else will love it. It was a highlight of our trip and I could not recommend it more.

Cindyl C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

My tour guides were last name Herera. And they were amazing! They were funny and made you feel like you were apart of the group. I loved it! I would definitely look into doing more tour with those guides specifically. Plus the view was spectacular! You have to go to the top! It is worth it!!! Amazing view!!

Sandeep S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

The gentleman who came with us on the tour was probably not only humble, he was most caring and ensured that as tourists we got value for every single euro that we spent. Never rushed anyone and repeated everything so that we do not miss anything in our enthusiasm to click pictures. Recommend this to everyone

MANISH K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Breathtaking views !!

Lynn P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Excellent! The pace of the trip was great, providing enought time at the Top of Europe Jungfraujoch. The secenary was breathtaking and the train rides like no other. It was like you could reach out and touch the sides of the mountains. The tour guide was very knowledgable and clear. Highly, highly recommend. A must see!

Hannah L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2015

Amazing! Can't recommend this enough! So glad I did this as a day trip from Lucerne, because unless you are an adrenaline junky, there is no need to go to Interlaken and to do it yourself from there. Plenty of time on top to explore. Amazing view and train rides up and down. Loved it!

Dumitru P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

It was excellent. Confortable transport, nice guide, very good organized. There was enough time to enjoy the landscapes on Jungfraujoch and on the way.

Cathy D S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2015

It was wonderful. The guide was great. Plenty of time to go at your own pace.

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