Hiking tour  Now recommended

At the Bottom of the Eiger

Short info

Starting point
Bergstation Männlichen, 2222 m a.s.l.
Endpoint
Alpiglen, 1617 m a.s.l.
Track
13 km
Duration
4 h 30 min.
Difficulty
Medium
Ascent
350 m
Descent
954 m
Lowest point
1617 m a.s.l.
Highest Point
2342 m a.s.l.

The tour

This pleasing hiking tour will bring you from the Männlichen to the Kleine Scheidegg and up to the station Eigergletscher. During this hike you see permanently the mystic triple peaks of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. From there you descend along the Eigertrail at the bottom of the spectacular Eiger north face to Alpiglen.

Meals

Different mountain restaurants directly along the trail

General Tips

Note the signage and any information boards on the spot. Further information about the Swiss footpath network and the signposting can be found here.