Ready to play in the Swiss Alps? Soar to majestic peaks on gondolas. Ride cogwheel trains to charming towns. Spin past glacier-fed waterfalls, hike through green valleys and ferry across alpine lakes. Ride Trotti bikes and taste the world's best fondue. After a day of adventure, relax in luxurious chalets, hot chocolate in hand. Come explore Switzerland's playground!
1 Enjoy fresh mountain air amid glaciers, meadows and impossibly blue lakes Commute the Swiss way: by chairlift! Hike on a ridge above Lake Oeschinen, where snowy peaks cap limestone cliffs Ready for a cup of cocoa? It's already steaming at the traditional alpine hut.
2 Ride past the turquoise waters of Lake Thun en route to Interlaken Easy cycling leads past cheery wooden chalets to lakeside Thun Hop aboard a cogwheel train bound for Grindelwald An alphorn serenade: music to a cow's ears and perhaps yours too.
3-4 The famed Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau tower above the emerald-green landscape Trek from First Peak to Bachalpsee, one of Switzerland's most beautiful lakes Kids are all smiles—is it due to the Pfingstegg toboggan run, a thrilling summer luge ride, or the Seilpark, a challenging high ropes course? Adults explore the mountain resort of Grindelwald Let loose on an exhilarating descent by Trotti bikes into Grindelwald Valley Ready for a Swiss classic? Hike among giants on the impressive north face of the Eiger Trail, one of Switzerlands most famous trails.
5-6 Bike to Meiringen Valley, the setting for Sherlock Holmes' epic last battle against his nemesis, Professor Moriarty, in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's The Final Problem Families see stunning Reichenbach Falls then take to the water on kayaks Amble through the peaceful forest of Iseltwald.