Grindelwald is one of the most picturesque villages in Switzerland. Surrounded by mountain massifs with peaks over 3000 m above sea level. In summer, this green valley contrasts with white peaks and glaciers on the south side. Grindelwald is together with Lauterbrunnen in the neighboring valley the starting point for a trip to Jungfraujoch — Top o Europe — an its highest viewing point — Sphinx observatory (3571 m). In winter Grindelwald is a classic ski resort. In summer, a paradise for hikers and climbers. All thrill-seekers should check the Top of Adventure package on the First Mountain (2167 m). From Grindelwald you can walk to nearby Glacier Gorge (Gletscherschlucht) with its 300 m high rock faces, impressive work of art from nature!
Driving time — 2 h
Distance from Zurich Airport ZRH — 152 km