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Aare Gorge

Meiringen 3860, Switzerland
+41 33 971 40 48
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“west entrance” (18 reviews)
“rushing water” (10 reviews)
“nice walk” (10 reviews)
Meiringen 3860, Switzerland
+41 33 971 40 48
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Reviewed yesterday

a walk though the caves in the gorge. it is slippery in places due to the water so walk carefully. but you can get some very good picture here due to the play of light and darkness.

Thank pnssnp
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a geography lesson coming to life. It was a beautiful show of the beauty of nature.... It is worth the visit for sure.... It is at least 30mins one way. One way will suffice. It can be cold, you will need a jacket...More

Thank OB0811
Reviewed 4 days ago

A short enjoyable walk along a walkway in the gorge. Best to arrive at the East rail station, walk out of the tunnel station!, across river and up the steps to the East entrance.

Thank the_holloways
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a natural gorge that has been created by erosion of water and glacier forces in 150,000 years. A pathway for walkers has been built along one side of the gorge so you can walk completely through it. You need to pay a...More

1  Thank busterMilan_Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic view , well organized place with very interesting see sights, good for kids , not so long walk, 30min of one way, both ways would take an hour

Thank micha m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the place is nice, but crowded. I was not able to buy anything without cash - so retrograde for a banking country.

2  Thank valugi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not only is it quite a hike grouch unmarked streets to arrive here, there is not much you can't see in the good old USA. They charge 10chf (cash only) for the chance to walk along a walkway next to a river. One nice brief...More

1  Thank TheLongLongTrailer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The gorge is well hidden and not particularly well indicated. Our visit to the Aareschlucht was a success. We found it impressive and beautiful. It was also short enough for teenagers that don't like long walks. Worth a visit!

2  Thank ElsB588
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went by train to the east entrance, so that we could walk back to town. Here we started high and made our way down. It is very impressive to walk here and see the water streaming through this gorge, which became narrower towards the...More

1  Thank paukie
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

An unbeatable gorge with views out of this world. Highly, highly recommended!! Do not miss if you are in this area or can get here.

Thank JoeDec2014
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Melissa F
8 July 2017|
Response from Dunja G | Reviewed this property |
No, the Aare Gorge trail closes on November 1. And is closed until April/May.
Mariah L
28 April 2017|
Response from Phalant | Reviewed this property |
It's not a bridge. It's a natural phenomena. It's not free to visit.
8 February 2017|
Response from gina l | Reviewed this property |
You will need to take the train. it is very easy use the sbb website for times.. its about 30-40 minute beautiful train ride once you are Meirringen, there is a small train that will drop you off at the Aare.. you can then... More

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