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Beautiful Walks and Views

Very well worth a trip up the Gondola to the top. There are restaurants and Cafes up there... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2017
Arnold L
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London, United Kingdom
Reserve enough time to walk to the lake

We went a bit after late lunch, when we bought the ticket we were told the last cable car is at... read more

Reviewed October 15, 2017
celeanorc
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Hong Kong, China
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Oeschinenesee, Kandersteg 3718, Switzerland
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

Very well worth a trip up the Gondola to the top. There are restaurants and Cafes up there, absolutely beautiful walks which are buggy and pram friendly and lots of picnic areas. We took the Gondola and then walked back into town. The walk down...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Arnold L
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We went a bit after late lunch, when we bought the ticket we were told the last cable car is at 1700, we were up the other side by 1615, and we played one round each on the slide right next to the cable car...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank celeanorc
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We had a picnic on a bench along the lake trail. The scenery is exquisite! There are a couple of restaurants there, but make sure you take the trails, get away from other people, and enjoy the fact that the scenery shifts with every turn...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

The scenery is astonishing Beautiful nature Wonderful environment If you want to have free time for your SOUL this is the place to go

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed June 11, 2017

The untouched mountains of Oeschinensee is a UNESCO site. Simple, quaint, beautiful. Worth a visit. Don't forget the Rodelbahn at Oeschinensee.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I came here and can't wait to come back. The trails are endless and the restaurants at the end of the trails are a real treat. The lake is crystal clear and there is even an alpine coaster but it closes with...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed July 22, 2016

We went here on a cloudy day with hopes that the clouds would clear. The gondola ride up was so much fun. We hiked to the lake and around it a bit. Very much fun and beautiful. I can imagine the beauty if the clouds...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed July 21, 2016

Our first fine day in Kandersteg saw us taking an early cable car to Recommended, and we weren't disappointed. This is definitely one of those places you never forget. The beautiful blue water reflecting the surrounding snow capped peaks is one of the most jaw...More

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank PaulNorthYorkshire
Reviewed July 18, 2016

We went on a cloudy day and were still blown away! We took a gondola up the mountain which provided us with lovely views. When we got to the top, they were lots of trails and rolling green hills. The scenery was spectacular! We went...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Arabella R
Reviewed July 9, 2016

Take the cable car, unless you are bonkers, and a 20 minute walk down the lake and the most incredible view awaits you. If you are unfit there is a little electric bus that will take you back to the cable car every half hour.

Date of experience: July 2016
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