Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland
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!Itinerary
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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 minutesPass By:
Grindelwald, Grindelwald, Jungfrau Region, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern
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:
Jungfraujoch, Jungfraujoch, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps
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 minutesStop At:
Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory, Jungfraujoch, Jungfraujoch 3801 Switzerland
Enjoy an amazing view
Duration: 15 minutesPass By:
Lauterbrunnen Village, Stutzli 460, Lauterbrunnen 3822 Switzerland
Disembark in Lauterbrunnen, reboard your coach and relax on the drive back to Lucerne.Pass By:
Drop off at Frankenstrasse 2 - 4, Lucerne at the end of the day.
"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"
"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"
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 78 travelers"
Duration: 10 Hours
Frankenstrasse 2, 6003 Luzern, Switzerland
Cancellations and refunds:
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.