Jungfraujoch Day Trip from Zurich: Swiss Alps & Bernese Oberland | La Vacanza Travel

Jungfraujoch Day Trip from Zurich: Swiss Alps & Bernese Oberland

Duration: 12 hours
Destination: Switzerland, Zürich, Zurich
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  • 12 hours
  • Zurich
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable

Overview

Sure to be a highlight of your Switzerland vacation, this day trip from Zurich takes you into the Swiss Alps. Discover Jungfraujoch, one of the highest points in Europe, travel by coach with a multilingual guide through the Bernese Oberland region, and enjoy a stop in the famous town of Interlaken along the way. Board the gondola in Grindelwald and change to the cogwheel train at the Eiger Glacier for a ride to the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Jungfraujoch mountain pass, where an Alpine wonderland of spectacular mountains and glaciers awaits.

Itinerary
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Pass By: Zurich, Zurich

Head to Sihlquai Bus Station near Zurich train station in the morning to meet your multilingual guide and board your comfortable coach. Then, relax on the scenic drive through the Bernese Oberland countryside.

Stop At: Interlaken, Interlaken, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern

A scenic coach journey through splendid countryside takes you to the Bernese Oberland. After a short break in Interlaken, a picturesque village nestled idyllically between Lakes Brienz and Thun, you continue to Grindelwald.

Duration: 30 minutes

Pass By: Grindelwald Terminal, Grindelwald 3818 Switzerland

In Grindelwald you 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, Jungfraujoch 3801 Switzerland

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 hours 20 minutes

Stop At: Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory, Jungfraujoch, Jungfraujoch 3801 Switzerland

Visit the Sphinx Observation Terrace and Plateau with the most breath-taking 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, Jungfraujoch Switzerland

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, Lauterbrunnen, Jungfrau Region, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern

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 Zurich.

Pass By: Zurich, Zurich

The coach takes you back to Zurich, where your tour started in the morning.

Inclusions
  • Transportation in comfortable coach with AC
  • Fully guided tour by professional multilingual guide
  • Seat reservation and preferred boarding (Eiger Express, cogwheel train)
  • Alpine Sensation, Sphinx Observation Terrace, Plateau, Ice Palace (weather permitting)
  • Carbon-balanced operations certified by myclimate
  • Eiger Express cable car, cogwheel train
  • Entry/Admission - Jungfraujoch
  • Entry/Admission - Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory
  • Entry/Admission - Ice Palace - Jungfraujoch

Exclusions
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • As the Jungfraujoch is covered in snow all year round, we recommend bringing a warm jacket, shoes with a solid rubber sole and sun glasses to experience all indoor and outdoor attractions. Please note that there is no possibility to rent clothes or shoes on top of the Jungfraujoch.
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Routing and means of transport may have to be amended during maintenance work and depending on seasonal schedules without prior notice. A minimum stay of 2 hours on the top of Jungfraujoch is always guaranteed.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 48 travelers
  • 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
Departure Point

Best of Switzerland Tours AG, Sihlquai Coach Parking, Limmatstrasse 4, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland


Departure Time

08:00 AM


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

12 hours


User's Reviews

hitesh_k

18 May, 2024

Our guides Bruno and Ping made the trip memorable. Very knowledgeable and super helpful. The trip was expensive but was worth it. We had a fabolous time and weather was kind. The pics don’t from La Vacanza Travel don’t do the trip justice. Please update pics from each leg for other clients to be convinced why it’s worth it. Don’t miss this trip

108ramasubramanianr

17 May, 2024

The tour was organised by Best Switzerland tours.. we joined the Jungfraujoch tour on May 10th from Zurich. Our guides were Ms. Monica and Mr. Gonzalez.. The tour started on time at 8 am in a comfortable coach until Grindelwald. From there on the way to Jungfrau we took a cable car with extremely scenic views of the Alps. We got down at the Eiger station and took the top of Europe, Eiger Express train which scaled up to 3250 metres. This was a scintillating experience and the scenery were breathtaking. The Jungfrau station was well done with the Sphinx observatory, Ice Palace, Alpine station providing exciting times for all of us. We got a chance to get to Top of Europe and see the Jungfrau peak - ~4000+ m in height. The entire place is well maintained and is definitely worth the experience and money spent. I strongly recommend anyone visiting Switzerland to visit the Jungfraujoch. Ms. Monica from Best Switzerland Tours was the best tour guide we have witnessed ever with some much of information throughout the journey, talking about places, culture, food and kept us continuously engaged throughout the 12 hour tour. We came back to the starting point around 830 PM and was a day to remember for our lifetime!

diorc521

17 May, 2024

Jorge was a great tour guide, my partner and I had a a wonderful experience. We came across a hold up in the trip but they were able to adjust fast. The journey is long but well worth the time. Would highly recommend to anyone traveling through this region.

Laura_Z

16 May, 2024

This was truly a once in a lifetime trip and worth the money. It does make for a long day though. We were actually gone almost 14 hours because we had to wait on people who were not on time returning to the bus and we had to reroute due to streets that were blocked. We also had another group that went part way with us. We had to drop them off and pick them up at the end which seemed like a waste of time for the rest of us. We were tired and ready to get home. Our guide was really friendly and spoken several languages but she was sometimes hard to understand. Overall it was a very good experience.

Allison O

13 May, 2024

We joined the tour In Interlaken for the Jungfrau Top of Europe tour. The guides were experienced, the transfers were seamless which allowed us to fully enjoy the experience. We learned so much about this beautiful area and the experience of being on Too of Europe was second to none. Just take this tour you won’t regret it.

User's Picture Gallery

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Our wonderful Jungfraujoch day trip with Best Switzerland Tours & Ms. Monica

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Top Destination - 100% Worth it

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Swiss Alps Adventure of a life time

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Worth the $$$

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Nice Tour

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Spectacular views and excellent staff but may want to rethink allowing young children on tour

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Like the Nike Slogan, Just do it!

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Amazing experience! Trip was nice we wish we had more time in Interlaken.

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Surpassed our expectations of how much we could see in 12 hours

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Great day trip…worth the...

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Winter day trip

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Really impressive

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Amazing experience

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Great

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Fun snow tour

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Best day trip of my life

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Zurich trip very different and nice

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Absolute Beauty!

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Amazing views

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Zurich Must Do!

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Jungfraujoch - top of Europe

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JUNGFRAU TOP OF EUROPE TOUR

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A memorable trip to Jungfraujoch

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Well organized and exceptional tour guide made this trip 5 stars

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