Swiss Alps Day Trip from Lucerne: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland

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  • Live Guide
  • Day Trip
  • E-Ticket
  • 10 hr

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 Grindelwald, where you take the gondola and cogwheel train up 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 Details

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Pass By: Lucerne

Head to Lucerne in the morning to board your luxury coach. Your multilingual guide 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:

After a 1-hour drive, stop for a short break in the famous town of Interlaken, situated between two lakes to form the main gateway to the region's mountains and lakes.

Duration: 40 minutes

Pass By: Grindelwald

Continue to the nearby village of Grindelwald to board the gondola Eiger Express of the newly opened V-Cableway for a spectacular ride to the Eiger Glacier station, where you change to the cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch. Stunning views of the world-famous triple peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau accompany you on the way and the imposing Eiger North Face seems to be within one’s grasp.

Stop At: Jungfraujoch

Once on the top, immerse yourself in the fascinating high alpine wonderland of eternal ice, snow and rock. Experience the discovery tour “Alpine Sensation” marking the 100-year anniversary of the Jungfrau Railway.

Duration: 2 hour 20 minutes

Stop At: Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory

Visit the Sphinx Observation Terrace and Plateau with the most breathtaking panoramic views of snow-capped peaks, the neighbouring countries and the longest glacier of the Alps, the Aletsch Glacier.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ice Palace - Jungfraujoch

Don't forget to stroll through the tunnels of the Ice Palace located in the heart of the glacier – a once in a lifetime experience not to be missed!

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Lauterbrunnen Village

After your Top of Europe adventure, board the cogwheel train for your descent down the mountains. Pass the holiday resort town of Wengen before arriving in Lauterbrunnen, where the coach awaits you for the return trip to Lucerne.

Pass By: Lucerne

Drop off at Frankenstrasse 2 - 4, Lucerne at the end of the day.
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