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Address: Grindelwald, Switzerland
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Independent Bernese Oberland and Jungfrau Region Day Trip from Zurich
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Such an impressive looking peak

Can be seen from anywhere in Grindelwald - dominating and beautiful and worth viewing from all different angles - really changes.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Can be seen from anywhere in Grindelwald - dominating and beautiful and worth viewing from all different angles - really changes.

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Poole, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

We were well looked after and gluten free was no problem and they had some gluten free bread for me. The food was excellent.

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Thank Tim M
Dornach, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Good Swiss food. Not spectacular but good. Portions are just right. Daily specials - usually a good choice. Great wine list!

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Thank jkochi
Derbyshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

There are many walks to and from the Wetterhorn which, despite being less well known than the Eiger, is higher. One of the best is from Pfingstegg in Grindelwald around the face of the Mattenberg. The buses run up to here from Grindelwald and go through to Grosse Scheidegg and beyond. There is an original (I think) cable car that... More 

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Penrith, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

Though less well known than its neighbour, the notorious Eiger, I find the Wetterhorn is a much more beautiful site. It's north wall, though not as high, appears steeper and that the broken skyline lets the sun stroke it's face, allows one a better view. They are both great.

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new delhi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

The place is quiet and full of beautiful hiking trails. It is away from the hustle and bustle of tourists. a must do if you like the peace and quiet amidst nature

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Portland, OR
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

We were at the top of the First Gondola having a cocktail and saw an avalanche on the Wetterhorn. Locals didn't seem all that impressed. they said that they occur all the time in the fall before the major winter snows come.

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Yorkshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

this mountain has a glacier at the bottom with access by steps also a hotel with food and the post bus stops here too. there are a lot of walks to here and also more difficult ones on the mountain

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Grindelwald, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

The Wetterhorn is the host mountain of Grindelwald and although not as famous as the Eiger it is very very majestic and beautiful!

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Morristown, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

Amazing, you must make it a part of your itinerary if you are traveling to Switzerland. There are many trails around the area good for individuals and families.

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