From Lucerne: Day Trip to Jungfraujoch – the Top of Europe

From Lucerne: Day Trip to Jungfraujoch – the Top of Europe

From US$ 267.54 per person

Head to the top of Europe on a trip to Jungfraujoch in the Swiss Alps. Take in views of snow-capped peaks and pretty hamlets en route from Lucerne.

About this activity

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Duration 10 hours
Starting time 9:00 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, German, Chinese

Experience

Highlights
  • Ride a gondola to the Eiger Glacier and a cogwheel train to Jungfraujoch
  • Visit the Sphinx Observation Terrace for expansive views of the Aletsch Glacier
  • Walk through the tunnels of the Ice Palace into the heart of the glacier
  • Admire stunning views of the world-famous triple peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfra
Full description
Explore the snow-capped mountains of UNESCO-listed Jungfraujoch, the site of Europe's largest glacier. It is also home to Europe's highest train station. The 10-hour excursion begins with a scenic coach journey from Lucerne, along the Brünig Pass and the shores of Lake Brienz to the Bernese Oberland. After a break in Interlaken, board the cable car at the Grindelwald Terminal for a spectacular 15-minute ride to the Eiger Glacier. From there, change to a cogwheel train that will take you to the peak of Jungfraujoch. From the top of Jungfraujoch, you’ll marvel at the High-Alpine wonderland of ice, snow and rock. Experience the Alpine Sensation adventure tour, marking the 100th anniversary of the Jungfrau Railway. Visit the Sphinx Observation Terrace and Plateau for breathtaking views of the Aletsch Glacier. Walk along the tunnels of the Ice Palace into the heart of the glacier for a once-in-a-lifetime experience. Descend via the resort of Wengen to Lauterbrunnen, where your coach will be waiting to take you back to Lucerne.
Includes
  • Professional multilingual guide
  • Transportation in comfortable coach
  • Cable car ride from Grindelwald to Eiger Glacier
  • Train from Eiger Glacier to Jungfraujoch
  • Train from Jungfraujoch to Lauterbrunnen
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
COVID-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks
  • Customers must fill out a travel information form
  • Customers will get a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Please arrive 15 minutes before departure. Please have confirmation details and ID ready, and wait on the sidewalk. The meeting point is on a side street next to Lucerne train station.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Food and drinks in the vehicle
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 109 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.1 / 5
  • Transportation
    4.1 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.3 / 5
  • Safety
    4.8 / 5
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Tour provided by Best of Switzerland. Everything from start to finish was faultless. Excellent communications before the tour commenced. A very friendly, knowledgeable tour guide and a friendly group - what more could you want? Attention to hygiene and safety precautions were good and implemented well without detracting from the experience. Konrad our guide was informative, humourous and readily available to take pictures upon request! In fact the your wouldn't have been as good without him! An excellent, highly recommended tour - well worth the money !

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October 17, 2020

This trip was amazing. The journey started with a bus ride that was rather long, but the amazing and knowledgeable guides made the time pass quickly. Next, we had to board cogwheel trains which took a while to get to the top. The view is very much worth it and the guides are very nice and knowledgeable and helpful. although a lot was guided, there was also a lot that was left for individuals to see on their own. Overall it was a great experience and I would highly recommend it to anybody.

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January 21, 2020

Was well organised , and delightful views all the way . The reps Angie and Rebecca very friendly and helpful. Only downfall is there is nowhere on the coach to charge up your phone ( except by the driver) Also the sticky labels that they give you to wear and identify the group keep falling off . You are not allowed to eat and drink on the coach . Overall I did find this Trip very expensive .

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December 11, 2019

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