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Grindelwald, Switzerland
+41 33 828 77 88
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
+41 33 828 77 88
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

We visited the First mountain area during a recent stay in Grindelwald. We took the cable car up from the First Aerial Cableway station which is situated at the far end of the village. We were hoping to hike to Lake Bachalpsee, but sadly the...More

6  Thank MrWonk
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Our family has been making yearly hiking trips to Switzerland for over two decades (my grandmother thrice that) and we had a blast visiting First above Grindelwald. It has several attractions built in to one for a great alpine experience that anyone can participate in,...More

2  Thank 600michael
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We went here in mid July. It takes about 45 minutes walking from First to Bachalpsee. The weather was perfect. Wild flowers and cool streams companied the path. Splendid mountains were still capped with some snow, making the scene so bright and colorful. We bought...More

Thank tlue
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The trip up to the mountain from Grindelwald by cable car is very beautiful. We did not stop in the intermediary stops but went all the way to the top. Once at the top we tried the flyer. It looks scary but it is not....More

2  Thank DrGoodBaker
Reviewed 28 July 2016

The hotel Derby provided a 50% discount voucher, we only had a 3 day stay in Grindlewald so the voucher made this a good deal. The zip wire is included but there was a 2hour queue. Its a pleasant hour summertime walk to the nearby...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Took cable car to First and view was marred by low clouds but we did walk along the cliff walk and glass bridge looking at the abyss below!!! As it was raining the zip line was closed as it was too wet, so we took...More

1  Thank WKZurich
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We can arrive at First mountaintop on a ropeway from the center of Grindelwald in 30 minutes. First is the perfect place that we can watch Eiger under our nose. First are the place that many hiking courses and ski courses are maintained ,so we...More

Thank 安積紀夫
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The gondola ride to the top was impressive, taking about 1/2 hour. At the top, their was a spectacular view of the Eiger, Monk and Jungfrau in the distance Beautiful green hills and mountains, and lots of cows! We walked the walkway that is bolted...More

Thank Johnsonbeagle
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Kick bikes, trikes, zip lines, hiking, the new bridge on the cliff- there is something for everyone here - great experience if you are adventuresome!

Thank KerwinN
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Made the trek to Frist on a recent trip to the area. Well worth the ride to the top where we enjoyed the zip line, cliff walk and hot chocolate at the restaurant overlooking the stunning view. Since cable car was closed (after 5:00 p.m.)...More

1  Thank billbaerg
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Stephanie P
Is it best to buy adventure tickets (flier, mountain carts, bike) before arriving or that day?
21 May 2017|
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Response from Vindav | Reviewed this property |
You can buy on site it's easy
are the rides open daily?
7 May 2017|
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Response from agnes767 | Reviewed this property |
Normalny during the season yes. You can find all information on the skiresort info page.
How much is the round-trip gondola from Grindelwald to First? We will have the Swiss Travel Pass if that makes a difference. Thanks in advance for any help.
23 April 2017|
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Response from Parish56 | Reviewed this property |
We paid around 53chf with the local tourism card (you have to be staying in Grindlewald) and I think that is a seniors rate.