Amazing walk through the gorge: witness the power of water first-hand. Closed in the winter months.
Over thousands of years, the Aare River eroded a path through this rock formation resulting in a gorge which is 1’400 metres long and up to 200 metres deep. This gorge has been accessible for over 100 years by a system of safe paths and tunnels. The walk through the gorge is a very special way to…
“This tiny gem is in the heart of Meiringen. A must for Sherlock Holmes fans. Be sure to check out the opening times before you go: it's open daily in the afternoon from May-end of October, but only Wednesday and Sunday afternoons from November-April.”
“Rent e-bikes at the train station in Meiringen and zoom up and down the mountains! A fun ride is up to the Grosse Scheidegg.”
“Lauterbrunnen's most famous and spectacular waterfall. Walk behind the cascading waters - without getting too wet! And it's free! The Staubbach Falls are 5 minutes' walk away. Cross the small stream (the Luterbach) and then the river Weisse Lütschine towards the campsite (Camping Jungfrau). After leaving the far side of the campsite turn right onto the road. The falls are more or less opposite the cemetery. You can walk behind the falls for a refreshing view across the valley.”
“We got married on this lake, in my opinion the most beautiful place in Switzerland.”
“Summer location The Waterfall where in the Sherlock Holmes novel "The adventure of the final problem" Sherlock Holmes is thrown to his death by his arch-rival Moriarty”