Interlaken between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz and in the heart of the Jungfrau region mountain world affords breathtaking and spectacular views making it a "Picture Postcard haven". Surrounded by nature's beauty, its no wonder you are left in awe in the amazing surroundings. Renowned for its impressive mountain scenery, Interlaken is an ideal starting point for countless excursions. With plenty of outdoor activities to choose from and ranking among the best adventure-sport destinations in Europe, Interlaken with its idyllic surroundings has plenty to offer year-round. Whether in the water, up in the air or with feet planted firmly on the ground, there’s simply no excuse for staying indoors. Immerse yourself in the stunning Alpine wonderland.
Stroll through the picturesque city centre and the main street and enjoy the spectacular views. Take a short walk along the Aare River and over the oldest wooden bridge of Interlaken and water gate to reach the old town of Unterseen and browse through the marketplace. Continue to the nearby village of Wilderswil and wander through the old chalet houses and a village and relax in the atmosphere far away from the buzz of the Interlaken city centre. Make your way to enjoy the serenity of the two lakes and spend a lazy afternoon at one of the cafe's. Lastly, visit the the harbour of Interlaken “Neuhaus” and watch the brilliant colours of the sunset. Should seeing how royalty lived is of interest to you, visit the castles on the shores of Lake Thun. Each have their own spacious grounds and stand by the water’s edge, boasting incomparable panoramic views of the Bernese Alps.
Wake up with anticipation to an exciting day of what lies ahead, an experience that will have you immersed in the magnificence around you. Travel through spectacular Swiss scenery to the village of Grindelwald after which board a cogwheel train up the Jungfraujoch pass and arrive at Europe’s highest railway station, known as the 'Top of Europe'.Absorb magnificent panoramas of snow-capped Alpine spires and gaze at the jagged peak of Europe’s largest glacier; and explore a fairytale ice palace. Enjoy the spectacular views while you warm yourself with a hot coffee at the restaurant on the Top of Europe before you make your descent back to Interlaken.
Interlaken has an incredible choice of options when it comes to outdoor adventure. With beautiful surroundings and stunning views there's no better place than here to enjoy being outdoors. Interlaken makes a great starting point for hiking, climbing and mountain biking. For the adrenalin rush in the sky, there's skydiving, bungee jumping, hand-gliding and paragliding. Or else take a helicopter ride over the alps and take in the spectacular ariel views. For fun in the water, rafting is very popular or simply enjoy the swimming spots on Lake Thun.In the snow, there's nowhere better than Switzerland and Interlaken is where you can indulge in all the activities in the snow you wish to.
Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of Cheese and Chocolate, green valleys and wooden chalet style houses. Take a scenic drive through the Swiss countryside to reach Gruyere, the French part of Switzerland. Upon arrival in Gruyere, visit a cheese factory to learn more about what makes Swiss cheese so famous. Next, visit the Maison Cailler Chocolaterie, discover the secret of Swiss Chocolate and indulge in a taste of mouthwatering chocolate delights.