• Location: Zurich, Switzerland
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
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Delve into the scenic splendor of the beautiful Bernese Oberland Alps on a full-day trip to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Jungfraujoch mountain pass from Zurich. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, travel through the verdant beauty of Interlaken and then climb the steep side of the Kleine Scheidegg on a cogwheel train. Absorb the astounding Alpine environment from the vertiginous vantage point and enjoy fantastic views of iconic peaks like the Eiger North Face.

Highlights

  • Alpine panorama day trip from Zurich to Kleine Scheidegg, halfway up the Jungfraujoch
  • Travel by coach through the Bernese Oberland’s fairy-tale scenery
  • Ride the cogwheel train to Kleine Scheidegg and enjoy free time to explore
  • Admire unbeatable views of the famous Eiger North Face
  • Perfect for those who want fantastic Alpine panoramas without going all the way up the mountain

What You Can Expect

Bernese Oberland Alps Day Trip from Zurich: Kleine Scheidegg and Jungfraujoch Panorama

Take the cogwheel train up to Kleine Scheidegg

Depart from a centrally located pickup point in Zurich and relax during the scenic journey through the Bernese Oberland in an air-conditioned coach. Admire sweeping mountain vistas as your knowledgeable guide offers fascinating commentary on the region’s rich history, and then arrive in the spectacular Jungfraujoch region.
Enjoy a brief interlude in Interlaken, a charming town located between two lakes, and then travel onward to Grindelwald to board a cogwheel train to Kleine Scheidegg, a spectacular mountain pass that affords stunning Alpine vistas. Capture photographs of the iconic triple peaks, Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, as you climb halfway to the 11,750-foot (3,454-meter) to the summit.
From this manageable vantage point, appreciate breathtaking Alpine sprawls and inhale the pure mountain air. Spend several hours exploring the vertiginous area independently; perhaps follow a self-guided hiking trail to discover gorgeous flora and fauna, or indulge in some traditional Swiss cuisine at a rustic restaurant.
Reconvene with your guide at a prearranged time and take the descending train to Lauterbrunnen. Board your coach to Zurich and relax during the journey back to the original departure point.

Customer Reviews

Lana S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

Really excellent tour. Options exit so you can determine when to get off on the way up the mountain. Fantastic views.

Nicole A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2017

I have to say this trip was beyond extraordinary. Our tour guides were highly knowledgeable and provided us with a lifetime experience. the great thing with this tour is that you actually have the option to change and do the top of the mountain but my friend and I decided to stay with this tour and I am hands down glad did I did. we were able to hike independently and experience the most amazing views. I would highly recommend this to anyone!!

Allen J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2017

We had an awesome day!! Besides the fact that mother nature was on our side and had a beautiful sunny day, our tour guides were amazing.

Doreen B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2017

The driver was very competent informative and friendly. The coaches were clean and comfortable .a very affordable interesting tour

Vineetha A

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2017

Great tour. Beautiful places covered. Very fun and informative tour guide.

Russell W United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2017

We enjoyed a full day on this tour leaving out of Zurich. The bus ride was comfortable and the stops along the way were nice breaks before boarding a cog train to Kleine Scheidegg. Our guide was helpful but not overbearing. We opted to hike up 1000 meters and really enjoyed being in high altitude and cool temperatures. The train town was small but had a restaurant and gifts shops. While many others went to the top, we were glad after talking to others that we had the chance to hike and not just view the scenery. We really enjoyed our trip and it was worth the time and money. Great memory!

Lisa L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2016

This trip was awesome! The guide was great, very knowledgeable and a good sense of humor. The only down side was that we didn't have any time to look around Kleine Scheidegg. Would highly recommend!!!

Salma F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended September 2016

Fantastic

John F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2016

I'm so glad I decided to add the rest of the mountain to my trip. Definitely DO IT. Pedro was so helpful with that and did a great job overall. He knew his stuff. To be on the glacier, to see the cloud shadows dance over the landscape. Wonderful!!

christineann10

5 star rating: Highly Recommended July 2016

Had an exciting time would do it again in a heartbeat.

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