Category Archives: Jungfrau Region

What else to see and do in Jungfrau Area

How about a Swiss helicopter ride? A few of the many possibilities are in: Lenk-Simmental area, 980-1,350 CHF per person; Haslital from 130 to 630 CHF per person; Jungfrau region from 130-630 CHF per person. All you need is money. Skydiving? Jump

On “Top of Europe” Jungfraujoch Excursion: Part 2

Part 2: On Top of Europe A large complex of tunnels and buildings has been constructed at the Jungfraujoch, mostly into the South side of the Monch. There is a hotel, two restaurants, an observatory, a research station, a small

The Massive and Incredible “Top of Europe” Jungfraujoch Excursion

Part 1: The Basics Oh my…oh my…oh my… I’m still gulping over the price to take the Jungfrau Cog Railway up to the complex; 163 CHF to the top if you don’t have any sort of Swiss Pass. However, we

A Fast Tour in Stunning Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken is a beautiful little city located between Lake Brienz and Lake Thun in the Swiss Alps. Odds are you will connect through here when heading into the Jungfrau Region by train which travels along the blue lakes. We purchased

Walking Through Lauterbrunnen Valley Villages, Switzerland

Located on the opposite side of Wengen are tiny and carless villages high above the Lauterbrunnen Valley known for its 72 waterfalls which thunder down from steep-sided cliffs. There are easy and level walks along the valley supported by bus

Winter Walking Paths in the Jungfrau Region of Switzerland

There is no end to walking trails in the Jungfrau region. The biggest decision each day (after snarfing down a humungous breakfast) was which of the over 100 kilometers/66 miles of groomed winter trails to walk on. Up on Mannlichen?