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Address: atop the Grindelwald First Gondola, Grindelwald, Switzerland
Phone Number: 033 828 77 11
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First Flyer - Super Fun

A different way to enjoy the view over Grindelwald. Very amusing and hurry up because it closes at 4pm.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Lourenço B
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Sintra, Portugal
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Sintra, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A different way to enjoy the view over Grindelwald. Very amusing and hurry up because it closes at 4pm.

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Thank Lourenço B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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26 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We started the journey in the cute town of Grindelwald where we hopped on a series of cable cars that took us up to First. We had seen First Flieger (Flyer) advertised in the translation of Interlaken so we wanted to give it a try -- it did not disappoint! I was nervous at first but the staff was very... More 

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1 Thank Gabrielle Z
Gothenburg, Sweden
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50 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

This is such a cool thing! We had a litte bad luck with the weather (it rained when we arrived), but after about one hour waiting the sun came out and we could finally fly! It was well worth the wait and it was really fun! Good staff! A must when visitinf this area!

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Thank 2-Swedish-Travelers
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

Had to give this a go. Got a discount with my bernese oberland pass so only came to 19ch. Comes to a grinding halt at bottom though so beware. Great fun

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015 via mobile

Alot of reviewers on here saying that the ride gets over within 45 seconds. Well that's true, but the experience is amazing. The views while on this zipliner are truly amazing and well worth the ride. We had taken the fun package and so the trotti bike was also included along with the first flyer. All in all it was... More 

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1 Thank Roxanne1206
Bern, Switzerland
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

We took the cablecar to the top and did the brand new cliff walk by tissot then went over to the flyer. At first I was slightly scared about it but once your out the start gate it was a amazing experience. The speed was great and it was really fast. then we had a short walk down to the... More 

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1 Thank ben k
Genoa, Italy
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563 reviews
284 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,135 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Avoid if the stairs are 3/4 full of people in line and really avoid if the line extends beyond the stairs!!! ... you are looking at a LONG wait; they only send off two people at a time! When I was there, I had only, about 20 people in front of me and I waited 1/2 hour on the cold,... More 

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1 Thank AnnArborMHT
Vaasa, Finland
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227 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

We had done 7hours of hiking and decided to take the First Flyer and then continue down with the lift. We waited for almost an hour, something that wasn't great in the heat and with tired legs, but when we got to do the ride it was fun, a very fast ride, only takes like a minute, but still fun.... More 

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Thank Linda N
Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

The zip line courses in Interlocken were so much more challenging and exciting and kept us busy for hours.

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2 Thank Lynette M
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

When we first saw this on the side of the mountain we knew that we wanted to do it but chickened out and left. However after mulling it over, two of us decided to go back up and do it! They strap you securely into hanging seats and there is room for four people to go at the same time.... More 

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