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Giessbach Waterfall

Brienz, Switzerland
+41 33 952 25 25
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Well worth a visit

We spent some time here and hiked almost to the top of the zig zag path that runs beside the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Hamilton, United Kingdom
Highlite of the area

Go explore the falls, beautiful scenery and beautiful views of the lake. Easy walk to the top and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average3%
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“grand hotel” (5 reviews)
“nice walk” (2 reviews)
“easy walk” (2 reviews)
Brienz, Switzerland
+41 33 952 25 25

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We spent some time here and hiked almost to the top of the zig zag path that runs beside the waterfall - not an easy path up or down but you can stop and admire the waterfall whilst taking a break. The water was very...More

Thank Joven19
Reviewed 1 week ago

Go explore the falls, beautiful scenery and beautiful views of the lake. Easy walk to the top and well worth the effort

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came with a group of kids aged 10. All age groups loved it! We walked under the waterfall , filled out water bottles and took our time on the walk back down spotting lots of cute little field mice ! Pretty amazing day out! Not...More

Thank Rachel O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I accompanied by our dog climbed up to the highest look out point along the Giessbach waterfall and enjoyed the beutiful views of the surroundings and the grand hotel Giessbach. We highly recommend the climb even if it is a bit of...More

1  Thank gih0
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

History delicate hotel, nice meal with wonderful view of Brienzsee and waterfall. Some trails to go down the village, great to spend time for hiking in the area.

Thank Rebeccakuo
Reviewed 29 April 2017

I did this hiking trail to nearly the top level with wife and my 3 year daughter, on a cloudy day with drizzle. We chose this place to basically cover the rainy day and couldn't figure out a better way. But it turned out to...More

1  Thank Pratham S
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Take the funicular up to the hotel, then hike up the easy trails to take some great pictures of the waterfall.Stop at the hotel, and restaurant for a good eat, and rest.

Thank HappyJohnNeuchatel
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We took the boat over to the other side first stop. The incline to the hotel then walked the trails to the waterfall and then back into town the hike back was easy mostly down hill took about an hour and ten minutes

Thank Biztravr
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The waterfall is just a short distance from the parking lot. As you wind up a little ways toward the falls you can look down and see the spectacular hotel and lake. An easy, gratifying activity for all ages.

Thank PNWmtns
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The views here are simply breath-taking. This must surely be one of the prettiest landscapes that I have ever seen

Thank KenAbela
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