10 Things to Do in Interlaken 2020 (Starting from ₹3298 Only)
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Things to do in Interlaken

Explore the hiking trails, Enjoy the experience of paragliding, Amuse your taste buds at Funky Chocolate Club, Pay a visit to St. Beatus Caves, Visit Jungfraujoch, White water rafting on Lutschine river, Visit Botanical Alpine Gardens and Fetch a drink at Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel.

If you are looking for things to do in Interlaken, be ready to be surprised. With a bountiful of adventure sports and leisure activities, this place will spoil you for choices. Cradled between the mesmerizing lakes of Brienz and Thun, Interlaken is a dream destination for fun-seekers and travel enthusiasts. Famous as the adventure capital of Switzerland, this vibrant town welcomes you with a trunkful of enthralling activities and surreal landscapes. One of the most relaxing activities to do in Interlaken is visiting Thun Lake cruise and relishing the impeccable views of the old-age buildings of the town.

From boarding a train to Jungfraujoch, the highest railway station in Europe to hiking around Harder Kulm, numerous activities in Interlaken will set your adrenaline pumping. Though the town is primarily known for its adventure sports, one can also visit here for a leisure vacation. Being a home to quaint spots like Mt. Niesen, Lauterbrunnen, and Schilthorn, Interlaken has gained immense popularity among solitude seekers. On your visit to Interlaken, you can also explore its popular food joints like Funky Chocolate Club.

Their chocolate-fondue is definitely worth a try and will leave you craving for more. If you are tired after a whole day of sightseeing and adventure sports, head to the green Alpine Gardens and spend some time in the lap of nature. Here, you will get to relish the impeccable views of Alps and around 650 plant species. For absolute nature buffs, a visit to Alpine Gardens is one of the most preferred activities to do in Interlaken. Interlaken town is bestowed with a perfect blend of adventure, fun, natural beauty, and luxury. While its vibrant nightlife will make you dance with joy, the captivating beauty of the town will sweep away your stress and anxiety. So, if your Interlaken trip is around the corner, here is everything that you need to know in advance.
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Jungfraujoch Train Tickets from Interlaken @ Flat 28% off Best Seller
Jungfraujoch Train Tickets from Interlaken @ Flat 28% off

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Interlaken

Land of stereotypes, Switzerland boasts of expansive greenery, picturesque landscapes, chocolate, cheese, and watches. One of the most beautiful places in the world, the country can be called a stylish tourist destination. We have for you a package to make your trip to Switzerland complete.About Jungfraujoch Train Ticket From Interlaken:When in Europe taste the beauty of heaven by reaching 3,454 meters above sea level. Discover UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Swiss Alps which offers views of the most stunning snow-capped mountains in all of Switzerland. The place is covered with snow 365 days of the year which will help you have some fun snow activities.The quest starts from Interlaken Ost train station from where we will head for Grindelwald or Lauterbrunnen and change trains. From there we get to go upwards to Klein Scheidegg and making the last train change up to Jungfraujoch. Witness the peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau are what awaits us at the summit.Activities such as Ice Palace, Sphinx Vantage Terrace, 360° Cinematic Experience, Alpine sensation, Snow Fun Park, and Hole in One plus is ready to thrill you. Not to mention you can also try different kinds of local food there. Book this once-on-a-lifetime experience now.Operating Hours:Most Jungfraujoch attractions: Open during railway operating hours, dailyLindt Swiss Chocolate Heaven: 10:00 am-5:00 pm, dailyRestaurant Bollywood: Open from Apr-Oct during railway operating hours, dailyTimings: 6:50 AMMeeting Location:Interlaken Ost Train StationHow To Reach:By train from outside InterlakenBy bus within Interlaken: Take bus number 21, 102, 103, 104 to Interlaken Ost Train StationNote:Children Aged 6 - 15 years can avail child tickets for Jungfraujoch train ticket from Interlaken.Children aged 0- 5 years can avail the train ticket to Jungfraujoch for free when accompanied by a paid adult.
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Schilthorn Cable Car Tickets | Book Online & Get 22% off Best Seller
Schilthorn Cable Car Tickets | Book Online & Get 22% off

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Interlaken

Lying at the entrance to the upper Lauterbrunnen valley, Stechelberg boasts of being a place carrying natural beauty. With Thrillophilia, get a chance to avail Schilthorn Round Trip Cable Car Ticket from Stechelberg.About Schilthorn Cable Car Tickets:Views of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau peaks await you as you reach the Schilthorn summit and its Piz Gloria deck. Here you can visit the world's first revolving restaurant which rotates around its axis in 45 minutes. Schilthorn is the highest peak of the Bernese Alpine foothills at about 3,000 meters.It takes about 30 minutes in the cable car. At the summit, capture mesmerizing pictures of Piz Gloria observation deck, and spot the Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau peaks. Or you can visit Bond World as you follow the footsteps of Secret Agent 007 James Bond.Access to Bond World, Bond Cinema, Walk of Fame, View Lounges, Touch the Snow, Thrill Walk, Skyline Walk, and more are included in the ticket. Book now and create memories that you can't stop sharing with your friends and family members back home.Opening Hours:Ticket Office7:05 am-6:55 pm, dailyCable CarDeparture times from Stechelberg:7:55 am-3:25 pm (winter), daily, Dec-Apr7:25 am-4:25 pm (summer), daily, May-Jun and mid Aug-Nov7:25 am-5:25 pm (Jul-mid Aug), dailyFrequency: Every 30 minutesFirst ascend up to Schiltorn departs at 7:25 am from StechelbergLast descend to Stechelberg departs at 6:55 pm from SchilthornHow To Reach:By car: From Interlaken, follow the signs towards Lauterbrunnen/StechelbergBy bus from Lauterbrunnen: Take bus 141 from the train station and get off at bus stop Stechelberg, SchiltornbahnNote:Children aged 6 - 15 years can avail of child tickets for Schilthorn cable car.Children aged 0 - 5 years can avail tickets for Schilthorn cable car round trip for free.
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Paragliding in Interlaken | Book Now & Get 3000 Cashback Best Seller
Paragliding in Interlaken | Book Now & Get 3000 Cashback

2H

Interlaken

Interlaken is a famous tourist spot. Known for its impressive mountain scenery, the place is an ideal starting point for countless excursions. We get you one of those activities with this package.Are you ready to challenge yourself to be a part of great heights? Soar like an eagle to enjoy 10-20 minutes worth amazing bird's eye view of Interlaken. Let your adrenaline rush and help yourself creating a memory that will be stored in your heads till your last breath.Swiss mountain ranges Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau lined along the deep cyan lakes of Brienz and Thun are ready to mesmerize you with their breathtaking sites. With this activity, land on the rich mangroves of Harder Kulm, Interlaken's local mountain. Freefall gently over a paradise of stunning landscapes and make it a memorable experience.Paragliding In Interlaken Timings:Summer: 31 Mar-26 Oct 2019Time: 8:00 am, 9:15 am, 10:30 am, 11:45 am, 1:30 pm, 2:45 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:15 pm dailyWinter: 27 Oct 2019-28 Mar 2020Time: 8:30 am, 9:45 am, 11:00 am, 12:15 am, 1:45 pm, 3:00 pm, dailyAddress: Restaurant Schuh, Höheweg 56, 3800 Interlaken.How To Reach:By bus: Take bus 21, 102 or 103 and get off at JungfraustrasseBy train to train station Interlaken West: Upon exiting the train station, walk straight on Bahnhofstrasse for about 200 meters. Then continue onto Hoheweg for further 200 meters to reach the meeting pointNote:Children above the age of 4 can book this paragliding in Interlaken experience.
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Jungfraujoch Tour from Interlaken | Book Now @ Flat 20% off Best Seller
Jungfraujoch Tour from Interlaken | Book Now @ Flat 20% off

7H

Interlaken

Land of stereotypes, Switzerland boasts of expansive greenery, picturesque landscapes, chocolate, cheese, and watches. One of the most beautiful places in the world, the country can be called a stylish tourist destination. We have for you a package to make your trip to Switzerland complete.About Day Jungfraujoch Tour From Interlaken:With Thrillophilia, grab the chance to ride on the highest train station in Europe which is 3,500 meters above sea level. Alpine Sensation tour allows you to learn about the railways of Jungfraujoch, how they were built. Snow-capped mountains in the Jungfrau region are ready to take your breath away.The top is ready to serve you with joining activities like Alpine Sensation, Sphinx Observation, Ice Palace, and The Plateau. Not to mention, to fulfil your hunger needs there are various restaurants available at the summit. Your adventure to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Swiss Alps from Interlaken will surely leave you thrilled.Meet up time: 10:30 am for departures at 10:45 amLocation: Outdoor Interlaken ShopHow To Reach:By bus: Take bus 102 and 103 and stop right outside the Outdoor Interlaken shopBy walking: From Interlaken's train station Interlaken Ost, exit the train station and turn right onto Untere Bonigstrasse. Continue for 100 meters and turn left on Hoheweg. Walk for about 600 meters. The Outdoor Interlaken shop is on the right-hand sideNote:Children aged 6 - 15 years can avail of child tickets for the day trip to Jungfraujoch from Interlaken.Children aged 0 - 5 years can join the Jungfraujoch day trip from Interlaken for free but need to make a booking to get the voucher.
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Simme River Rafting, Book Online & Get ₹2000 Cashback Best Seller
Simme River Rafting, Book Online & Get ₹2000 Cashback

5H

Interlaken

Interlaken is home to numerous activities; canyoning, white water rafting and paragliding are to name some. If you are here and willing to let your adrenaline rush, this activity is for you. The Simme river rafting experience promises you to make your trip to Switzerland complete.About Simme River Rafting:With Thrillophilia, get a chance to join a thrilling rafting adventure along the Simme River. Navigating against the raging water is one of the things people love to do and if you are one of them, you own this package. Let the white water awake the adrenaline junkie in you.Be alone or take your friends along, this river rafting in Simme experience is ready to mesmerize all of you. Remember to hold your raft tight or you might get off it. A  holiday in Switzerland never completes unless you have done an activity like this. Book now and get ready to face the best of adventure.Meals:A drink after the trip is included in the package.Time: 2:45 pmLocation: Outdoor Interlaken Rafting BaseHow To Reach:Ride Bus 104 or 105, which makes a stop 100 meters away from Hauptstrasse. You can walk to the office from there.Note:People above 10 years of age can book Simme river rafting experience.Maximum weight allowed is 125 Kg
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Grindelwald Skiing from Interlaken | Book Online & Save 40% Best Seller
Grindelwald Skiing from Interlaken | Book Online & Save 40%

6H

Interlaken

Known for its impressive mountain scenery, Interlaken is an ideal starting point for countless excursions. Contemporaries such as Johann Wolfgang von Goethe and Felix Mendelssohn has traveled to these mountains. If you are looking for an offbeat activity from this place, we have a perfect one for you.About Grindelwald Skiing:Take a break from sightseeing around Interlaken and taste the colors of thrill. A village near Eiger Mountain popular for being a winter sports paradise awaits you with all the adventure you were looking forward to in Switzerland. With this package, you have two options available: Full Day Beginner Package and Half-Day Beginner Package.Let your adrenaline rush with this skiing activity and learn to ski from scratch. The lesson is about 2 hours and 30 minutes in the half-day package whereas it lasts for 5 hours and 30 minutes in the full-day package. 5 hours and 30 minutes in the full-day package also include a lunch break at your own expense.Itinerary:Half-Day Package10:45 am: arrive at the meeting point11:00 am: start of the activity12:00 pm: depart from InterlakenArrive at Grindelwald1:00 pm: meet up with your skiing instructor1:30 pm: skiing lesson begins4:00 pm: end of the lesson4:30 pm: depart for InterlakenWhole Day Package:7:45 am: arrive at the meeting point8:00 am: get picked up8:50 am: depart from InterlakenArrive at Grindelwald10:00 am: skiing lesson beginsLunch (at your own expense)Resume skiing lesson3:30 pm: end of the lesson5:00 pm: end of the activityMeeting Location:Outdoor Interlaken HQ, Hauptstrasse 15 in 3800 Matten bei InterlakenNote:You must be at least 12 years old to participate in Grindelwald Ski Package from Interlaken.Children aged 12 - 15 years must be accompanied by paying adults.Please arrive at the meet up location at least 10-15 minutes before the scheduled time
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Harder Kulm Tickets from Interlaken @ Flat 20% off Best Seller
Harder Kulm Tickets from Interlaken @ Flat 20% off

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Interlaken

Surrounded by the Alps, Interlaken snuggles between two mesmerizing lakes. It is a very famous tourist spot and welcomes a lot of tourists every year. If you are in this beautiful city you cannot miss visiting the top of Harder Kulm.About the Harder Kulm Round Trip Tickets:With a viewpoint at 1,321 meters in the Berner Oberland region, Harder Kulm is a paradise for the visitors. A local mountain, it overlooks Interlaken and Unterseen. It also is a starting point for various mountain hikes. With Thrillophilia, get a chance to explore this destination.Get a chance to ride a funicular with a round-trip ticket to this Swiss nature's balcony. It only takes eight minutes to travel from Interlaken to the mountain. Breathtaking views of Lake Brienz and Lake Thun awaits you the top. Not to mention, do not forget clicking pictures of Eiger, Monch, and Jungfrau.Here, you can also try Swiss specialties at the Harder Kulm Restaurant with an amazing view. Or you can watch a typical Swiss folklore performance. Be ready to create everlasting memories with this trip.Time:The funicular operates 10 Apr-1 Nov 2020The funicular runs every 30 minutes13 Apr-27 Oct 2020Sunday: 8:10 am-8:55 pmMonday-Saturday: 9:10 am-8:55 pmLast descent: 9:40 pm28 Oct-1 Nov 20209:10 am-5:40 pm, dailyLast descent: 5:55 pmHow To Reach:On foot from Interlaken Ost Train station: As you exit the train station, turn left on Untere Bonigstrasse. Walk for 200 meters and turn right and cross the bridge. The Harder Kulm station is located 20 meters after the bridge.Note:Children aged 6 - 15 years can avail of child tickets for Harder Kulm round trip ticket.Children aged 0 -5 years can avail of the Harder Kulm ticket for free.The tour is functional from the month of April.
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Sulwald Snowshoeing Trip from Interlaken, Book @ 11% off Best Seller
Sulwald Snowshoeing Trip from Interlaken, Book @ 11% off

4H

Interlaken

One of the outdoor capitals of the country, Interlaken is a famous tourist spot. Skydiving over the Swiss glacier, water-skiing, skiing, and hiking are some of the activities that you can enjoy here. We have an activity for you that will take you to a journey of amazement.About Sulwald Snowshoeing Trip from Interlaken:With Thrillophilia, get a chance to go snowshoeing around Sulwald. Gorgeous snowscapes of the Swiss Alps await you as you hike up and feel the cold embrace of winter on your feet. Summit is ready to mesmerize you with panoramic breathtaking views of the land below.We have for you latest top-grade snowshoeing gear for this activity. Do not forget your camera or less you will miss amazing views from the Alps. This activity is all set to rush your adrenaline. Book now and leave with a lot of memories to take back home.Meals:Snacks and a drink are included in the package.Time: 11:00 amLocation: Outdoor Interlaken HQ, Hauptstrasse 15 in 3800 Matten bei InterlakenNote:Minimum age to book the activity is 8 years.Children aged 8 -11 years need to be accompanied by paying adults.Please wear multiple layers of warm clothes during your Interlaken sulwald snowshoeing trip.
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Jet Boating Interlaken, Scenic Boat Ride @ Flat 14% off Best Seller
Jet Boating Interlaken, Scenic Boat Ride @ Flat 14% off

Interlaken

Famous for activities like Skydiving over the Swiss glacier, water-skiing, skiing, and hiking, Interlaken is one of the outdoor capitals of the country. If you are visiting this famous tourist spot you cannot miss experiencing the Jet Boat ride.About Scenic Jet Boat Ride from Interlaken:Hop on a jet boat ride to the famous Giessbach Waterfalls from Bönigen and let your adrenaline come to action. Interlaken’s crystal waters await you to board a modern jet and prepare yourself for a wet and wild ride. Let the thrill and excitement speak for you.As you capture the sprawling 360-degree views of the surroundings get ready to learn fun facts and trivia about the area. Catch a glimpse of the well-known fishing village of Iseltwald and be ready to dive into the adventure. Book now and complete your trip to Switzerland with this activity.Schedule:15 Apr-21 Oct: 12:00 pm, 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm, daily9 May-15 Sep: 10:00 am and 6:00 pm, dailyWinter season (26 Dec-1 Apr)Mondays-Fridays: 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pmWinter FondueFridays-Sundays: 3:00 pmNote:Children aged 5 - 16 years can avail of the child ticket for scenic jet boat ride from Interlaken.Children aged 0 - 4 years are not allowed to participate in Interlaken jet boat ride.Two adults and two children can avail of a family ticket.
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Night Sledding, Interlaken | Book Now @ Flat 17% off Best Seller
Night Sledding, Interlaken | Book Now @ Flat 17% off

2H

Interlaken

One of the adventure capitals of the country, Interlaken is a famous tourist spot. Skydiving over the Swiss glacier, water-skiing, skiing, and hiking are some of the activities that you can enjoy here. We have an activity for you that will take you to a journey of amazement.About Night Sledding Interlaken:With Thrillophilia, get a chance to ride a snow sled at night around the village of Sulwald and experience the thrill. Breathtaking views of Swiss Alps’ lush landscapes covered in snow await you. Gaze the sky full of stars and make it a perfect evening.With this package, there is an option to choose a warm fondue dinner that you can relish after a few hours of night sled. Let the thrill come to action and let the adrenaline rush. Book and leave with everlasting memories of the activity.Package types:Night Sledding ExperienceNight Sledding Experience with Fondue DinnerTime: 6:30 pmHow to Reach:Ride Bus 104 or 105, which makes a stop 100 meters away from Hauptstrasse. You can walk to the office from there.Note:Children aged 0-9 are not allowed to participate in Sulwald night sledding experience.Children aged 10-11 must be accompanied by paying adults
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27 November 2019
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There are some great things about Schilthorn cable car: The view of the mesmerizing mountains is really something one could never get enough of. The tour is designed and managed very professionally by the team. The great dining experience can be enjoyed at the revolving restaurant.
16 January 2020
Excellent
The best experience for me in Switzerland by far. Especially, witnessing the revolving restaurant for the first time really made me think how far ahead we have come. Extremely safe and wonderfully exciting, the cable car ride is a must-try.
19 January 2020
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. I was traveling solo to Switzerland for a business trip when I discovered I had a day to explore the city. While I have enjoyed a number of attractions in the past in Switzerland, I wanted to indulge in some adventure. So, I booked with Simme River Rafting and boy was it an experience. I got to make new friends and had a ton of fun. The entire activity was conducted professionally and the right kind of safety was in place.
08 December 2019
Excellent
Professional, punctual and all safety in place, my river rating experience with Simme River Rafting was extremely delightful and we had a ton of fun. The fun fact is that kids can also enjoy it quite thoroughly. I really felt pumped after the expectations and it really completed me and my families entire visit to Switzerland.
13 November 2019
Excellent
The perfect adventure for a group of friends, we thoroughly enjoyed the Simme River Rafting Experience. It was really an eye-opener for me especially to know that there is so much adventure hidden in the mesmerizing beauty of Switzerland. A must try especially if you are in a group, visiting Switzerland.
04 November 2019
Excellent
It was great to spend such a great evening enjoying a ton of fun activities. I had a lot fun sledding and I must say that the fondue dinner was delicious. Fun and food, a great way to spend a night indeed.
10 December 2019
Excellent
The dinner was on point, the activities were really fun and I along with my kids had a lot of fun exploring the night night sledding experience. If you are in interlaken you have to take one night out and enjoy this thrilling adventure with your family or your friends. The drinks served were also delicious.
23 January 2020
Superb
The perfect evening to spend with your better half. We were planning on doing something out of the box on one of the nights on our trip to Switzerland and I must say that the night Sledding was the right choice. We indulged in some sledding which was really exciting follows by a grand meal and drinks.
19 September 2019
Excellent
The best fun I had at night in Switzerland was with sulwald Sledding experience at Interlaken. The activities are really organized and the guide gives thorough instruction about the details of the night. I must say that these instructions can get really boring but the guide found a way to make it really fun. I and my partner I was able to get into the action really fast with Sledging which followed dinner. All in all, I must thank Thrillophilia for making our night adventurous.
06 December 2019
Superb
We had a great time here, you should definitely give it a try to schilthorn cable car.

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  1. Which are the best things to do in Interlaken?

    1. Explore the hiking trails: If you wish to try hiking in Interlaken, you will be happy to know that the town has many trails suitable for people of different age groups and fitness levels. The entire region of Interlaken is a hikers paradise.

    From easy routes like Panoramaweg, Grindelwald and Lauterbrunnen to advanced level hiking trails like Pizol Five Lake trek, and Schynige Platte there are enough hiking spots to quench your adventure thirst. The town also has the options for moonlight and cogwheel-train facilitated hiking.

    Location: Panoramaweg, Bonigen, Interlaken

    2. Enjoy the experience of paragliding: Has paragliding always been on your to-do list? If yes, then head towards Swiss Alps and enjoy the bird's eye view of the Interlaken town. The surreal sight of the green dotted hill and snow-clad peaks will leave you in awe of this place.

    Once you are done with paragliding, you will land into the beautiful Hohematte Park.

    Location: Hohematte Park, Interlaken

    3. Amuse your taste buds at Funky Chocolate Club: Is chocolate an ultimate stress-buster for you? Well, the Funky Chocolate Club in Interlaken is all about surprising your taste buds with a variety of chocolate flavours. The place is especially famous for its hot chocolates and chocolate-fondue.

    You can also prepare your own choco treat by adding the flavours of your choice.

    Location: Jungfrautrasse, Interlaken, Switzerland
    Timings: 10:00 AM-7:00 PM

    4. Pay a visit to St. Beatus Caves: The magnificent St. Beatus Caves feature limestone structures, wide halls, and gorges. It also has an underground waterfall made up of stalactites and stalagmites, which flows into the cave.

    It is said that the cave provided safe shelter to St. Beatus after he conquered a fire-breathing dragon. Owing to its unique topography and mythological significance, St. Beatus Caves are the most sought after tourist spot in Interlaken.

    Location: Sundlauenen, Switzerland
    Price: Child: CHF 10
    Adult: CHF 18
    Timings: 9:30 AM-5:00 PM

    5. Visit Jungfraujoch: Nestled at an altitude of 3454 meters, Jungfraujoch is the highest railway station in the whole of Europe. The charismatic views of Jungfrau and Monch mountains from this station will make you fall in love with this spot.

    From visiting the Jungfraujoch’s Ice Palace to enjoying snowboarding and skiing at Snow Fun Park, there are plenty of things to do in Interlaken. One can also visit the Sphinx Observatory and relish the birds-eye view of the town from its terrace.

    Location: Jungfraujoch, Bernese Alps, Switzerland

    6. White water rafting on Lutschine river: One of the most adventurous things to do in Interlaken is white water rafting through the Lutschine river. The river is known for its amazing rapids which flow through Swiss Alps towards Brienz Lake.

    It will take you around 4 hours to battle these class third and fourth rapids on your way through the Interlaken Valley. You can also film this fantastic experience by paying an extra charge to the operator.

    Location: Hauptstrasse, Matten Bei Interlaken, Switzerland
    Timings: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM and 4:00 AM-7:00PM

    7. Admire nature at Botanical Alpine Gardens: If you want to experience the unspoiled beauty of Switzerland, you can’t miss out on the enticing Alpine Gardens. A beautiful lush green garden situated at an altitude of 1967 meters, Alpine Garden, will offer you awe-inspiring views of Alps.

    You can also explore its vibrant flora which includes plants like woolly-petaled flowers, milkwort, blue Sesleria, and Edelweiss.

    Location: Alpine Botanical Gardens, Interlaken
    Timings: 8:30 AM-6:00 PM

    8. Fetch a drink at Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel: After a hectic day of sightseeing, sipping hot cocoa at 150-year old Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel is one of the most relaxing things to do in Interlaken. Beautifully located near the Hohematte Park, this hotel is a perfect location to watch the paragliders making their soft landings.

    While you can head to La Terrasse for a delicious French dinner, La Pasticca will spoil you with a variety of Swiss specialities. The tasteful cocktails and afternoon tea at the Victoria Bar are certainly not to be missed.

    Location: Hoheweg, Interlaken, Switzerland

    9. Take a boat ride to Oberhofen Castle: Perched on the shore of Lake Thun, Oberhofen Castle is known for its medieval structure and lake tower. The castle marks its existence since the 13th century and is home to a living museum.

    A boat ride from Interlaken to this majestic castle will introduce you to the natural splendour and classic architecture of Switzerland. Oberhofen Castle boasts an ethereal lake view, English-style gardens, a vast park, and a historical museum. If you are a history buff, this place certainly deserves a place in your travel itinerary.

    Location: Schloss, Oberhofen Castle, Oberhofen, Switzerland

    10. Have a great shopping experience at at Hoheweg: You can’t leave the Interlaken town without splurging a bit in its Hoheweg market. From Edelweiss Shop to jewellery stores, craft shops, and leather stores, there are several places in the town where you can find the best quality products.

    If you are someone who loves to spend on clothing and fashion, head to Otto AG and purchase trendy clothes at an affordable price. You can also visit the famous Swiss Chocolate Chalet to get some authentic Swiss chocolates for your way back home. With so many luxury stores in its reserve, shopping is one of the most enjoyable activities to do in Interlaken.

    Location: Hoheweg, Interlaken, Switzerland

  2. Which are the best tourist places to visit in Interlaken?

    1. Mt. Jungfraujoch: Cradled between the two popular mountains Jungfrau and Monch, Mt Jungfraujoch is an alpine attraction of Interlaken. It is settled at an altitude of 3454 meters and hence, forms a perfect destination to relish the bird's eye view of the town.

    From the iconic Ice Palace to Sphinx Observatory and Swiss Chocolate Heaven, there are several top-notch attractions at this hilly paradise which quadruples its charm.

    Location: Mt. Jungfraujoch, Interlaken
    Entry fee: 15 CHF-90 CHF

    2. Lake Thun: Settled amidst mountains and hills, Lake Thun is among the most sought-after places in Interlaken. If you wish to make the most out of your Lake Thun trip, hire a cruise boat to explore the ardent beauty of this place.

    The lake also houses a historical museum which has a unique collection of 14th-century furniture, arms, Roman artefacts, and tapestries. The shore of Lake Thun is dotted with Romanesque churches.

    Location: Lake Thun, Interlaken, Switzerland

    3. Rugen Forest: There is no better way to bask in the warmth of sun than taking an early morning toboggan ride through the lush green Rugen Forests. The ride appeals to both kids and adults alike.

    If you are an adventure junkie, you can also head to the nearby park in Wagner Gorge Area and experience various adrenaline sports.

    Location: Rugen Forest, Interlaken, Switzerland

    4. Alpine Garden: With ethereal views of Monch, Eiger, and Jungfrau, Alpine Garden is one of its kind in the Interlaken town. This beautiful attraction has about 700 species of plants which are native to Swiss Alps.

    The gardens are nestled at an altitude of 1967 meters above sea level, which provide a vivid view of Alpine flora. If you are a nature buff, this is an ideal relaxation spot for spending peaceful time away from the city crowd.

    Location: Bergstation Schynige Platte-Bahn, Interlaken, Switzerland

    5. Mount Titlis: Mount Titlis is one of the most charismatic tourist attractions in Swiss Alps, which is easily accessible from Engelberg. If you wish to spend a whole day in Mount Titlis, you can book your stay in Lucerne.

    Apart from hiking and skiing, this place is also known for adventure sports like Cliff Walk, Glacier Walk, Ice Flying, and Sledding. Mount Titlis is also an ideal place for people who wish to get in touch with nature. Its Alpine Flower trail is another thing that adds to its glory and charm.

    Location: Mount Titlis, Interlaken, Switzerland
    Entry Fee: CHF 20-CHF 61 per person

    6. Harder Kulm: The most prominent hill of Interlaken, Harder Kulm is truly a gift of nature. This hilly abode is home to a restaurant which is nestled at an altitude of 1322 meters above the sea.

    It also serves as the starting point of several hiking tours. The panoramic view of Monch, Jungfrau, and Eiger from this spot is truly unmissable. This place is best visited in the evening when it turns into a folklore venue.

    Location: Harder Kulm, Interlaken, Switzerland

    7. Hohematte Park: Tucked in the central region of Interlaken, Hohematte Park is a beautiful park sprawled over an area of 14 hectares. The park provides splendid views of Jungfrau, which include luxury hotels and flower-beds.

    If you happen to visit here in the winter months, don’t miss out on ice-skating.

    Location: 3800 Interlaken, Switzerland
    Entry fee: no entry charges

    8. Ice Magic: From mid-December to February end, Ice Magic sees a massive influx of travellers. The place has about five rinks which are intersected by 450 meters of ice ramps. If you plan to visit here at the night time, just hire a lane at Bavarian Curling rink.

    Once you are done with adventure sports, spend fun-filled time with your family/friends or sip on a cup of mulled wine.

    Location: Hohe-Promenade, Interlaken

    9. Touristik Museum: If you want to delve into the tourist history of the region, there could not be a better place to begin than Touristik museum. A 17th-century wooden house, this museum houses various models of old-styled bicycles, early postal coaches, carriages and vehicles.

    The three-floored building provides a vivid view of the traditions and -sightseeing spots of Interlaken.

    Location: Obere Gasse, Interlaken
    Entry fee: INR 350-INR 400

    10. Unterseen: It is a beautiful hamlet in Interlaken where you can soak in nature’s glory for as much time as you want. The hamlet has an old Parish Church which flaunts a Gothic tower. The entire village boasts lush green gardens where you can see the farm animals grazing on the pasture land.

    You can also please your taste buds with some traditional Swiss delicacies at one of its restaurants.

    Location: Oberhasli, Interlaken

  3. What are the most romantic things to do in Interlaken for couples?

    1. Have a delicious dinner at La Terrasse: If you are wondering about the most romantic things to do in Interlaken, try having an evening dinner with your partner at La Terrasse. The restaurant flaunts a sub-tropical ambience which includes large windows and classy interiors.

    The Mediterranean menu of this place will certainly leave you craving for more. La Terrasse also has an exclusive wine list that covers wine from Europe and France.

    2. Plan a picnic by the lakeside: 
    Interlaken town is blessed with many turquoise blue lakes where you can relish the picturesque views and catch the cold breeze. One such lake is Lake Thun, which is known for its ardent beauty.

    Thun Lake is surrounded by a pre-historic town which features a majestic castle and attractive pedestrian zones. This is a perfect spot to spend some quality time with your partner.

    3. Soak in the beauty of Botanical Alpine Gardens: 
    Nestled at an altitude of 1967 meters, Alpine Gardens is truly a sight to behold. The garden is surrounded by 700 species of flowers which will light up your mood in no time.

    Alpine Garden witnesses a huge influx of couples throughout the year. The serene vibe and surreal beauty of this place make it the most sought-after romantic destination in Interlaken.

    4. Relish the spectacular views from the highest train station: 
    Your Interlaken trip is incomplete without paying a visit to Jungfraujoch Station. Being the highest railway station in Europe, Jungfraujoch is an ideal place to get the birds-eye view of Interlaken.

    The site also features an Ice Palace and Sphinx Observatory, which add to its tourist significance. If you want to add a pinch of adventure to your Interlaken trip, you can also opt for a couple-hike across the glacier.

  4. What are the best adventure activities to do in Interlaken?

    1. Paragliding: If you are searching for the most exhilarating things to do in Interlaken, you can’t miss out on paragliding. The experience of paragliding over the beautiful Swiss Alps is something that can’t be put into words.

    While trying this adventure sports, you will be amazed by the magnificent view of lakes and hills from the top. Paragliding in Interlaken is ideal for experienced people, as well as beginners.

    2. Kayaking: 
    You can’t leave the Interlaken town without having a kayaking trip. If you love to spend some time amidst nature, this is one of the best adventure things to do in Interlaken. The panoramic view of lakes, mountains, and waterfalls will leave you more refreshed than ever.

    The best spot in Interlaken to try kayaking is Lake Thun, where you can also relish the sunset view.

    3. Hiking: 
    Situated in the centre of Swiss Alps, Interlaken is the best spot to set your adrenaline racing. One of the most favoured activities to do in Interlaken is hiking. If you are an adventure buff, you will love to walk your way to the iconic Harder Kulm, which is just a few kilometres away from Interlaken.

    The town also witnesses a hiking marathon in the September month, where participants from about 35 nations participate in the event.

    4. Skiing: 
    If you are looking for some exhilarating activities to do in Interlaken in winter months, don’t miss out on skiing. Mt. Jungfraujoch and Beatenberg are the ideal skiing spots in the town.

    The town has several ski lifts and cableways that will take you to more than two hundred kilometres of snow trails. If skiing has always been on your bucket list, Interlaken is your go-to spot.

  5. What are the things to do in Interlaken at night?

    1. Casino Kursaal: Interlaken city has an infectious vibe, and if you want to experience it, don’t miss out on its nightlife. Being home to several pubs and casinos, the town buzz with excitement after 10 PM.

    The best place to enjoy the nightlife of Interlaken is Casino Kursaal, where everyone hopes to get lucky. The enticing garden and classy interiors of the place add to its charm. With its slot machines and American roulette, you will remain entertained for the whole night.

    2. High Life : 
    Beautifully located near Interlaken West Train station, High Life club is all about fun and entertainment. The club is mainly recognized for its tasty wines, soulful music, and beautiful interiors. If you are a party buff, High Life is a perfect pick for you.

    3. Brasserie 17: If you don’t want to go too heavy on your pocket, Brazzerie 17 is an ideal place to enjoy a fun-filled night. Mainly known for its delectable food and tasty wines, this place will fascinate you with its local feel.

    The bar has around 20 special beers to choose from along with its affordable meal plans. The bar also hosts several concerts and events on a frequent basis.

  6. What are the things to do in Interlaken with family?

    1. A visit to Unspunnen Castle: A forgotten beauty from the past, Unspunnen Castle was built in the 18th century. The castle had a significant role in the local conflicts of the region. Currently, it acts as a venue for several Swiss traditional sporting events.

    If your family is a history lover, a visit to this place is the one of the best activities to do in Interlaken.

    2. Plan a picnic at Bachalpsee: 
    One of the most common things to do in Interlaken on a weekend is visiting Bachalpsee. Popular as the hiker's paradise, Bachalpsee is a place synonymous with elegance and beauty.

    With its ardent hills, mirror lake, and sloping meadows, it has emerged as the most sought after vacation spot among nature lovers.

    3. A kids day out at Heimwehfluh Bahn: 
    Just when you feel that your Interlaken itinerary is complete, Heimwehfluh bahn comes to the picture with a lot of surprises. A funicular situated atop the hill, Heimwehfluh bahn has become the tourist’s favourite due to its natural splendour and peaceful setting.

    The place features a restaurant terrace where you can satiate your appetite and relish the alluring views from the top. The funicular is also an ideal place for your kids as it encompasses a large playground and wildlife park.

    4. Refresh yourself at Aare: Aargletschers is a bunch of majestic mountains that form a glacier and lead up to the river Aare. If you have never seen the amazing sight of mountains forming the glaciers, this place is something that you can’t miss. You can also hike your way towards the hills and enjoy the awe-inspiring views from the top.

    For ardent nature lovers, a visit to Aare is one of the best things to do in Interlaken.

    5. Spend quality time with family at Alpine Garden: Though this garden is mainly known for its luscious flora, another thing that adds to its glory is its Cogwheel train ride. The garden is also home to Teddyland where you can find a huge variety of teddy bears.

    If your kids are accompanying you, a visit to the Alpine gardens is all that you need to bring a huge smile on their faces. Don’t forget to carry your camera to capture these amazing moments forever.

  7. What can you do in Interlaken for free?

    1. Hiking: Not every precious thing is expensive. These words fall true for the budget-travellers in Interlaken. If you don’t know about any affordable adventure things to do in Interlaken, settling for a hike in Harder Kulm won’t disappoint you. The magnificent view from this spot and its surreal surroundings will set you free from worries and anxieties.

    2. Nature Walks

    For all the budget travellers who can’t spend heavily, a visit to Neuhaus Nature Century is one of the best things to do in Interlaken. This place is mainly known for its scenic vistas and quaint surroundings. A maiden visit to Neuhaus Century will make you fall for this place. If you want to make the most of this visit, just rent a Pedalo and spend an uninterrupted time amidst nature.

    3. Free Walking Tour

    One of the best things to do in Interlaken for free is joining its free walking tour. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday, the local guide will take the guests from Balmers hostel for a free city tour. During this tour, he will tell you about the rich history of the town, as well as those small anecdotes which are known only to the natives.

  8. Which are the best water sports to do in Interlaken?

    1. River Rafting: To enjoy the best river rafting experiences in Interlaken, one should head straight away to Lutschine. Here, you will not only get to face the class third and fourth rapids but will also get an opportunity to cherish the bewitching view of Interlaken Valley. You can also avail the digital photography services to record your river rafting journey.

    2. Canyoning: The fun of exploring hidden gorges and sliding down the waterfalls is something that can’t be put into words. If you want to know the best activities to do in Interlaken, plan a Grimsel trip and kick start your journey with a 50-meter rappel. The unique coloured rock formations at this spot add to the thrill of the journey.

    3. Banana Ride: 
    Lake Thun is a popular spot among adventure junkies as it hosts several adrenaline sports. One such exhilarating ride is Banana boat ride. This new boat journey has proved to be an ultimate favourite sport among the adventure seekers. All you need to do is to get behind the tube boats and take an adrenaline-rushing ride across the lake.

  9. Which are the famous lakes in Interlaken?

    1. Lake Brienz: Popularly known as Turquoise Gem, Lake Brienz stands apart from other lakes in Interlaken due to its unique colour. This bright and intense coloured lake gets its colour from the glacial waters of Aare. With a depth of 260 meters, it is regarded as one of the deepest lakes in Switzerland. The early morning walks around Brienz Lake is one of the most relaxing things to do in Interlaken.

    2. Lake Thun: 
    Though Lake Thun is known for its unreal beauty, it has emerged as the most sought-after adventure spot in Interlaken. This lake witnesses a huge crowd of adventure junkies who wish to push up their limits and try something more exhilarating. The shores of Thun lake is dotted with vineyards and castles. It also hosts several music festivals throughout the year.

  10. How can I reach Interlaken?

    - By Air: The nearest airport to Interlaken is Bern Airport, which is 45 minutes away from the road and 1.5 hours from the train. One can also opt for a flight to the Zurich Airport and then board on a train to Interlaken.

    - By Train: 
    Interlaken has two stations, namely, Interlaken OST and West Station. The West station is nearest to the town and is well-connected to almost all parts of Switzerland. If you want to enjoy the scenic view on your journey towards Interlaken, a train ride is the best option.

    - By Bus: You can avail direct bus services from Paris, Rome, Munich, and Florence to Interlaken. Some of these buses also offer sightseeing services to travellers.

  11. What is the best time to visit?

    June to August is the most preferred time for an Interlaken trip. It is this time when the temperature remains moderate, ranging from 18 degrees to 20 degrees. If trekking, nature walks, and mountaineering have always been on your to-do list, plan your Interlaken trip during the summer months.

  12. What is Interlaken famous for?

    Interlaken town offers a unique combination of adventure and peace to the visitors. Though it is extensively known for its natural destinations such as Harder Kulm, Hohematte Park, and Schynige Platte, it is also a major hub for adventure sports like Kayaking, Banana rides, and hiking. The town also has some historical museums, such as the Touristik Museum, where you can delve into the rich history of Interlaken.

  13. Is it safe to visit Interlaken?

    If you keep some basic precautions in mind, Interlaken is quite a safe destination in Switzerland. Interlaken doesn’t have a high crime rate but one must be cautious of their surroundings and should refrain from visiting deserted areas.

  14. How expensive is Interlaken?

    The average cost of vacationing in Interlaken comes around 174 dollars per day. While the meals will cost approximately 48 dollars for a day, you might have to spend 200 dollars on transportation.