Icy air streams across your face, snow crunches under your feet, and the view nearly takes your breath away: On one side the view of the Mittelland up to the Vosges, on the other the Aletsch glacier, bordered by four thousand metre peaks. Standing on the Jungfraujoch 3,454 metres above sea level, you can feel it with your first step: this is a different world. It's one you have to experience.
Interlaken lies in the Bernese Oberland on an alluvial plain, between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz. The vacation destination, which is presided over by the three mighty mountains, Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, is the starting point for numerous activities.
Engelberg-Titlis is the largest winter and summer holiday destination in central Switzerland. ... Engelberg is located 25 km south of Lake Lucerne in a wide mountain valley at an altitude of around 1000 meters. ... One of the top 10 ski regions in Switzerland.
Even today Pilatus is a source of mystical discoveries and is home to places of natural beauty that are steeped in legend and lore. The mountain can be reached from Lucerne by gondola lift and aerial cable car and from Alpnachstad with the world's steepest rack-railroad.
There are a wide variety of different attractions to be discovered around the Matterhorn. A top excursion is ... isn't shining! The Matterhorn Museum explains the historic development of Zermatt from a mountain village and also has many photographs and facts about the first ascent of the Matterhorn.
St. Moritz first became famous thanks to its mineral springs, which were discovered 3000 years ago and established the town as a summer spa resort ... St. Moritz was often ahead of the times - for example, the first electric light went on at Christmastime in 1878.the first golf tournament in the Alps took place.