Eiger Express – cable car of superlatives

Eiger Express – cable car of superlatives

Before you experience the magical mountain world of ice, snow and rock on the Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe – the journey on the new Eiger Express gondola lift is an adventure in a class of its own. If you want to take the cable car from Grindelwald to the...
Wengen – idyllic World Cup village

Wengen – idyllic World Cup village

Wengen is a romantic mountain village in the Bernese Oberland of Switzerland. It lies at 1,274 m above sea level and is nestled against the breathtaking backdrop of the Jungfrau region. An absolute highlight is the spectacular view of the surrounding mountain peaks,...
Adelboden – idyllic natural paradise

Adelboden – idyllic natural paradise

Adelboden, a charming village in the picturesque Bernese Oberland, lies at an altitude of 1350 m at the end of the Engstligen Valley, which flows into the Kander Valley near Frutigen. This idyllic place is a popular destination for outdoor activities such as hiking,...
Eiger north face with mountain guide

Eiger north face with mountain guide

The majestic yet frightening north face of the Eiger rises proudly above the valley of Grindelwald. It is hardly surprising that climbing the north face of the Eiger is seen as something special. In order to tackle this challenge, it is very important that mountain...
Eiger north face – the wall of walls

Eiger north face – the wall of walls

In the 1930s, the north face of the Eiger (3970 m) was considered one of the most challenging mountain destinations in the Alps and was given the frightening nicknames “Murder Wall” or “Wall of Death”. Since the first ascent in 1938, more than...
Hike near the north face of the Eiger

Hike near the north face of the Eiger

No path leads closer to the world-famous north face of the Eiger than the Eiger Trail. This exciting hiking trail promises two hours of pure excitement and adventure. On the Eiger Trail, the world-famous north face of the Eiger is close enough to touch. Hiking along...