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Swiss Alps Day Trip from Zurich: Jungfraujoch and Bernese Oberland
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Reviewed July 20, 2014

We flew around the Eiger in a helicopter giving a us an amazing view of the North Face. There is no better way to see the Eiger than in a helicopter.

2  Thank JohnandTai
Reviewed September 30, 2013

We traveled with Grayline, guide named KIDD; wonderful experience. While Switzerland in general is expensive, the god-awful food they foist on tourists is not edible and is uber expensive. We loved the Ice Palace and the snow (being desert dwellers) and the ice carvings were...More

4  Thank TucsonSiobbhan
Reviewed September 6, 2013

Half way up, you switch trains that takes you to the top inside the mountain. There, you can visit the ice palace and the observation deck. It was middle of June and it was freezing but it was great fun being out there. At the...More

4  Thank zanypoet
Reviewed August 22, 2013

Great train rides to the top. Not cheap. $1,000 NZ for 3 adults. Only people, my son and I, in shorts but then that is the Kiwi way!

4  Thank NZPhilb
Reviewed April 27, 2013

After reading the Beckoning Silence, the desire to visit and see first hand The Eiger was top of the bucket list for my partner. And it did not let us down! We visited in December 2012 and styled in the the fairy tale little town...More

6  Thank Shirley A
Reviewed November 17, 2012

Its beauty does make my heart race! This is my third trip to the Eiger and I always promise to come back to this incredibly mind saving place. It's like this giant anchor in the earth that speaks to your soul a word of comfort...More

1  Thank Travel4Bizz
Reviewed August 7, 2012

What an amazing sight. The Eiger is a stunning mountain. Many serious climbers attempt this mountain but I just enjoyed the view from the satefy of my balcony.

2  Thank lucy L
Reviewed June 26, 2012

The Jungfrau Mountain railway puts this wonderful experience within the reach of everyone. With 3 day and 6 day passes (quite expensive though) avilable from the rail station and online then the travel around the entire Mountain region is esay. Do be aware that the...More

3  Thank Willow E
Reviewed May 22, 2012

The mount Eiger is the most photographed and famous mountain in this Jungfrau region because of all its history and the famous film starring clint eastwood,The Eiger Sanction.It is viewable from Grindelwald where we stayed in May 2012,from our hotel and as you take the...More

6  Thank simonGrimsby
Reviewed January 5, 2012

This one isn't for the faint hearted or novice climbers but don't be put off by its fearsome reputation either. The Eiger is a monster trophy but it's climbable for mere mortals too. Acclimatise for a week before you attempt it. Get the train to...More

4  Thank turnertactics
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David H
Hi all, We are in Grindelwald in January and want to take the railway up to the north face of the Eiger. Can anyone tell us how long this takes and how much it costs? Once up there how long should we allow to take in the sights? (We are trying to work out if we can do this and then do 1/2 day of skiing in 1 day) Thanks in advance, David
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Response from Pittsburgh_cyclist | Reviewed this property |
The train journey is around 2 hours each way. Price is roughly CHF 120 return. You can buy a discount pass that gets a 50% reduction - worthwhile if you will be doing a reasonable amount of travelling in Switzerland. I would... More
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