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Schynige Platte

3812, Switzerland
+41 31 842 19 58
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“alpine garden” (57 reviews)
“cog railway” (14 reviews)
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3812, Switzerland
+41 31 842 19 58

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

... and still it's a fantastic experience. The rolling stock is 'heritage' and the more enjoyable for that. The journey takes about 50 minutes and is a delight throughout (on a good day) with views through the trees of Interlaken, Lake Brienz etc on the...More

Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although not so famous as the Bernina Express train, this shorter train route which takes you up to ta little station at1967 metres, is equally fabulous and more affordable. (the journey is free with the Swiss travel Pass). From the station you go for beautiful...More

1  Thank Giusy C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was arguably my favorite viewing point. First of all, the train ride itself is scenic. It takes about 50 mins each way and the busses retire earlier than the rest of the trains at night, so plan accordingly. But the ride itself gives you...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We took train from Widerswil station up to Schynige platte takes about 1 hour and cost 48 chf per adult with a cup of tea and biscuit included from restaurant at top. The ride up delivers so amazing views over lakes and onto mountains rather...More

Thank joegill1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

We took the train at Wilderswill, near Interlaken. The trains take you upwards through a lush alpine scenery up to the cosy Schynige Platte station. This was the starting point for our trekking. We chose a 2.5hours one but there are shorter and longer tracks...More

1  Thank Meridio
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Lauterbrunnen and had Swiss Travel Passes. The round trip train ride is covered by the pass. Although the ride was good, we really enjoyed being at the top with the gorgeous views. We hiked on the panorama oberberghorn. There were several...More

Thank Jayme T
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Purpose of visit was to walk Schynige Platte to First. Even if you are not up for a 6 hr walk, the train journey up to Schynige Platte should not be missed. The views of the Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau and surrounding mountains take your...More

2  Thank Josusan36
Reviewed 25 July 2017

You take a quaint train up the mtn, then we hiked for about 2 hrs on top. The views are amazing. You have to wait a little for the clouds to clear, but the mtns, lakes and wildflowers are to die for. Best day of...More

1  Thank 243kittymom
Reviewed 17 July 2017

To me, one of the most beautiful places I have seen. The mountain train takes you up and the ride itslef is great: lots of opportunities to tak pics as views are fantastic. We took a walk along a few trials there, which took a...More

Thank Oollggaa
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The train takes you up the mountain giving you amazing views of interlaken and it's two lakes at the top are a couple of restaurants where you can have lunch or just a snack while over looking interlaken in one direction and the alps in...More

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