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Excellent view of the entire lake and mountains

Although you should definitely do the Jungfraujoch, going up to the Niederhorn is a great way to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jess C
Well worth the money and time.

This was the third time I have taken a trip up this mountain and again enjoyed the experience... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Bern, Switzerland
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The Niederhorn is the prime seat with view to Eiger, Monch an Jungfrau. The Niederhornbahn brings you by Funicular from Beatenbucht to Beatenberg and by cable-car from Beatenberg up to the Niederhorn.
Niederhorn 1015, Beatenberg 3803, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although you should definitely do the Jungfraujoch, going up to the Niederhorn is a great way to preface the experience. Not only is a fun ride up on the funicular and gondola, it gives a commanding view of the lake and mountain ranges on both...More

Thank Jess C
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This was the third time I have taken a trip up this mountain and again enjoyed the experience. Going up and down again is only one of the options, you can walk up part way or walk down part way and even take a Trotti...More

Thank delingard
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The trip on the cable car to Neiderhorn and the funicular from the half way point was a wonderful experience. We took the bus from Interlaken West to Beatenburg and went up in the cable car to the top. It was a bright clear day...More

1  Thank Jayanti_ramesh
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

A short cabel car ride takes you to Niederhorn and boy, was that an unreal experience. The view is absolutely breathtaking, I couldn’t get enough! There’s a little viewing platform just after the restaurant where you literally feel like you’re on the top of the...More

2  Thank zecuritas
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Very easy to get up there. We were there in January and if you do not have the right shoes to walk in snow you can still enjoy a drink and some food with a view that is breathtaking. Well equipped you can take walks...More

Thank fateme2016
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

This is one of those experiences you should not miss. The gondola ride up to the top, the breath taking views, it's so relaxing so serene it was wonderful. We lucked out and had extremely good weather and it wasn't very cold. I would do...More

Thank liveurlife2015
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Superb, certainly one of the best traveling experiences. Loved everything about the place. Beautiful mountains and lovely people.

Thank Cristina E
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

I cannot describe the beauty of Niederhorn,Grindelwald and Interlaken you have to go and see by yourself one of unforgettable view in my life..

Thank ezgi d
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We took the gondola up only to mid point (Vorsass) because we got a late start (after 15:00) and hiked down on trail #6. The hike was made more challenging by the fact it had rained during the morning and the trail was muddy in...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We rode up to the top of the mountain on the cable car. The ride was nice, great views of the mountainside, cows and trees. We unfortunately went on a cloudy day and had to wait a while for the clouds to subside to see...More

Thank Cassie F
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2 July 2018|
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Response from Jess C | Reviewed this property |
There is a bus stop right next to the start of the cable car route called Beatenbucht - that one is at the very bottom right next to the lake. It's also right next to the ferry stop at Beatenbucht (See). The next stop up... More
20 November 2017|
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Response from SanjeevM777 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Siufat, we visited Niederhorn in May 2017, there was no snow at all. Either you have to change the dates or go to some other place like Jungfrau (very expensive, too long to reach and in my opinion highly over-rated... More
20 November 2017|
Response from j1954g | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if there will be snow on the Niederhorn itself in May as it very much depends on how quickly the snow melts from the Winter and how warm the Spring is. There is, however, a most beautiful view from the... More