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Jungfraujoch: Top of Europe Day Trip from Zurich

Duration: 11 hours 30 minutes
Destination: Switzerland, Zürich, Zurich
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  • 11 hours 30 minutes
  • Zurich
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable

Overview

Embark on a spectacular Alpine journey from Zurich to the Top of Europe! Travel by coach through the Bernese Oberland in Switzerland's magnificent Jungfrau region, then hop aboard a cogwheel train and ride up to Jungfraujoch, Europe's highest railway station at a staggering elevation of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters). A stunning panorama of snow-capped mountains and glaciers awaits you.

Itinerary
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Pass By: Sihlquai, Zürich, Switzerland

Board a coach at the central Zurich bus terminal and savor the scenery as you drive approx. 100 minutes south through Switzerland's beautiful Bernese Oberland to Interlaken.

Stop At: Interlaken, Interlaken, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern

Arrive in Interlaken and enjoy some limited time before boarding the bus again. Continue with a short drive to Lauterbrunnen.

Duration: 25 minutes

Stop At: Kleine Scheidegg, Kleine Scheidegg, Jungfrau Region, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern

In Lauterbrunnen you'll hop on a cogwheel Train for a ride up the Alps via the Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Jungfraujoch, Jungfraujoch, Canton of Valais, Swiss Alps

Climb up, up, up, savoring views of the towering mountains around you, until you reach Jungfraujoch. You're officially at the highest train station in Europe, at an elevation of 11,333 feet (3,454 meters)! At the Top of Europe, experience a breathtaking panorama of the Swiss Alps enveloped in eternal snow and ice for approximately 3 hours.

Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Jungfraujoch Sphinx Observatory, Jungfraujoch, Jungfraujoch 3801 Switzerland

Overlook the Aletsch Glacier (Europe's longest glacier) from the sweeping Sphinx Observatory and spot the snow-capped peaks of neighboring France and Italy beyond. Grab a drink or a bite to eat at the panoramic restaurant if you wish.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Ice Palace - Jungfraujoch, Jungfraujoch Switzerland

Walk through the heart of a glacier in the Ice Palace.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Eigergletscher, Eigergletscher, Lauterbrunnen, Jungfrau Region, Bernese Oberland, Canton of Bern

After your time at Jungfraujoch, ride the cogwheel train down to Eigergletscher, where you will change to the V-Cableway Eiger Express. After approx. 15 minutes you will reach Grindelwald Terminal, where the coach awaits for the drive back to Zurich.

Duration: 10 minutes

Pass By: Sihlquai, Zürich, Switzerland

Arrive at the bus terminal Sihlquai en the evening.

Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Cogwheel train ride
  • V-Cableway Eiger Express

Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 60 travelers
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Departure Point

Zurich Central Bus Station Sihlquai, Ausstellungsstrasse, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland


Departure Time

08:30 AM


Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Voucher info

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Duration

11 hours 30 minutes


User's Reviews

Jet2000lange

21 Apr, 2024

One of the best tour by far .if I can give more 5 stars I will. This tour delivers a great coverage of the Jungfrau region , thru the beautiful Interlaken and the enchanting villages of Grindelwald and Lauterbrunnen . Truly dreamy enchanting beautiful experienced. Kid is the best tour guide to experience this great beautiful country Switzerland.

Chioma_O

15 Apr, 2024

I was hesitant to book the tour given the price. But I did not regret. Our guide, Kid was fantastic. I’d read some reviews stating that Kid dominated the pictures and ruined it. This is simply not the case. Kid, the guide came with experience, personality and looking back, you can appreciate that this manner kept our small group unified and made the trip memorable. Kid would take your pictures for and with you. He would show you viewing outposts, dance with you and laugh with you. A 5-star tour and one hundred percent recommended.

Saurabh_V

14 Apr, 2024

This tour was quite confusing with very little time to stop, view and enjoy the scenery. The guidance wasn't very helpful and the tour guide's communication was not clear. At first, we thought it was only us but then even fellow group members also had the same feeling. We couldn't clearly get the plan of action. He even drew things on the map but before we could really understand, he moved on to the next group. The biggest confusion was when we reached at the top. Group members were separated with no clear sign of where to go next and where to meet up. Eventually everyone did manage to find each other and had a safe return but the chaotic execution was no fun at all. Another problematic (or maybe we were expecting too much based on our previous tours in Rome and even Zurich several years ago) aspect was that he tour guide had no story telling talent and he really didn't have much to share either. Of course, we can all look up the Internet for historical elements but then why are we even with a tour guide in the first place. Overall, disappointed with the tour.

Greg_D

13 Apr, 2024

Our guide Kid was excellent! He made sure we had the experience we paid for and that was in the brochure. He and trip did not disappoint. He was funny and entertaining and made sure that we weee happy. The views and the sights were spectacular. We would go again with the tour and request Kid as our guide.

Dave_M

12 Apr, 2024

Kid was an amazing tour guide. He is quirky, funny, sometimes bossy, but he works very hard and takes care of his “team.”! He never takes a break - is constantly helping people, taking pictures of all of his people and putting so much into the day and wants to make is special for everyone. I can’t say enough positive about him and most of the good pictures I got were because of him. He is a treasure to your company and puts everything into his work. Many thanks to him!

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