Jungfraujoch Top of Europe Day Trip from Lucerne

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  • 9.5 hr

Travel to the top of Europe and admire the soaring peaks of the Swiss Alps on this 9.5-hour Jungfraujoch day trip from Lucerne. Take a scenic drive through high mountain passes to picturesque Lauterbrunnen with your guide. Board the cogwheel train and travel up to Kleine Scheidegg, beneath the famous Eiger North Face. Alight at the UNESCO World Heritage site of Jungfraujoch — Europe's highest railway station at a dizzying 11,333 feet (3,454 meters). Explore the Ice Palace and enjoy panoramic views over the mighty Aletsch Glacier from the observation terrace.

Itinerary Details

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Pass By: Lucerne Station

Meet your guide and hop aboard your air-conditioned coach in central Lucerne near the train station, and head out of the city on a scenic tour into the magnificent mountain world of the Bernese Oberland.

Stop At: Interlaken

In Interlaken you will have some limited time before boarding the coach for a short drive to Lauterbrunnen.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Lauterbrunnen

Surrounded by soaring mountain peaks in picturesque Lauterbrunnen, board the cogwheel train with your guide and enjoy a breathtakingly beautiful trip up to Kleine Scheidegg at the foot of the famous Eiger North Face.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Kleine Scheidegg

Time to change trains in the middle station Kleine Scheidegg

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Top of Europe

Soak up spectacular valley views, then travel onward to majestic Jungfraujoch at an impressive altitude of 11,333 feet (3454 meters) above sea level. This high-altitude Alpine wilderness sits in Switzerland’s Bernese Alps and takes pride of place on UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Enjoy the attractions and views during an approsimately 3 hours stay.

Duration: 3 hour

Stop At: Ice Palace - Jungfraujoch

Visit the Alpine Sensation — a round-tour subway opened to mark the centenary of the Jungfrau Railway and wander through the Ice Palace.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory

Take in panoramic views over the Aletsch Glacier (Europe's longest glacier) from your vantage point on the Sphinx Observation Terrace. On a clear day, you can see as far as the snow-capped peaks of neighboring countries!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At:

After your time at Jungfraujoch, ride the cogwheel train down to Eigergletscher, where you will change to the V-Cableway Eiger Express. After approx. 15 minutes you will reach Grindelwald Terminal, where the coach awaits for the drive back to Lucerne.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Lucerne

Your tour will come to an end in the city center of Lucerne in the evening.
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