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Schynige Platte

3812, Switzerland
+41 31 842 19 58
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$67.17*
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Schynige Platte Admission
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$141.68*
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3-8 Day Jungfrau Travel Pass
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  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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“alpine garden” (60 reviews)
“train ride” (25 reviews)
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3812, Switzerland
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+41 31 842 19 58
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"alpine garden"
in 60 reviews
"train ride"
in 25 reviews
"hotel restaurant"
in 7 reviews
"spectacular views"
in 14 reviews
"self service"
in 9 reviews
"wild flowers"
in 6 reviews
"flower garden"
in 4 reviews
"wooden seats"
in 3 reviews
"jaw dropping scenery"
in 2 reviews
"wilderswil station"
in 2 reviews
"great hiking"
in 3 reviews
"alp horn"
in 2 reviews
"panorama trail"
in 2 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 6 reviews
"lake thun and lake brienz"
in 5 reviews
"true alpine"
in 2 reviews
"day trip"
in 8 reviews
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Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

This was arguably my favorite viewing point. First of all, the train ride itself is scenic. It takes about 50 mins each way and the busses retire earlier than the rest of the trains at night, so plan accordingly. But the ride itself gives you...More

1  Thank AmadaRay
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

We took train from Widerswil station up to Schynige platte takes about 1 hour and cost 48 chf per adult with a cup of tea and biscuit included from restaurant at top. The ride up delivers so amazing views over lakes and onto mountains rather...More

Thank joegill1
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

We took the train at Wilderswill, near Interlaken. The trains take you upwards through a lush alpine scenery up to the cosy Schynige Platte station. This was the starting point for our trekking. We chose a 2.5hours one but there are shorter and longer tracks...More

1  Thank Meridio
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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Lauterbrunnen and had Swiss Travel Passes. The round trip train ride is covered by the pass. Although the ride was good, we really enjoyed being at the top with the gorgeous views. We hiked on the panorama oberberghorn. There were several...More

Thank Jayme T
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Purpose of visit was to walk Schynige Platte to First. Even if you are not up for a 6 hr walk, the train journey up to Schynige Platte should not be missed. The views of the Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau and surrounding mountains take your...More

2  Thank Josusan36
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Reviewed July 25, 2017

You take a quaint train up the mtn, then we hiked for about 2 hrs on top. The views are amazing. You have to wait a little for the clouds to clear, but the mtns, lakes and wildflowers are to die for. Best day of...More

1  Thank 243kittymom
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Reviewed July 16, 2017

To me, one of the most beautiful places I have seen. The mountain train takes you up and the ride itslef is great: lots of opportunities to tak pics as views are fantastic. We took a walk along a few trials there, which took a...More

Thank Oollggaa
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

The train takes you up the mountain giving you amazing views of interlaken and it's two lakes at the top are a couple of restaurants where you can have lunch or just a snack while over looking interlaken in one direction and the alps in...More

1  Thank N9DUF
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

There is special train to schynige Platte from Wilderswil Interlaken. It is a short but excellent ride up to the Platte. The view from up is fantastic. There are many hiking options up there. Also the alpine garden is interesting. It provides a good view...More

Thank Bhavesh S
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Reviewed July 7, 2017

The highlight of the tour to Schynige Platte is the views of the mountains and both Lake Thun and Lake Brienz from the cog train. We went on a day when there was very good visibility, hence this meant a very full train. The seats...More

Thank JenC00
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