Hiking tour 

At the Slopes of the Grindelwald Valley

Short info

Starting point
Pfingstegg, 1385 m a.s.l.
Endpoint
Grindelwald, 1037 m a.s.l.
Track
13 km
Duration
4 h 20 min.
Difficulty
Easy
Ascent
546 m
Descent
896 m
Lowest point
1035 m a.s.l.
Highest Point
1647 m a.s.l.

The tour

This lovely hiking tour takes you through the picturesque alpine pastures and the scattered settlements of the mountain communities in Grindelwald in combination with dark green spruce forests. This charming, well-maintained landscape is in contrast to the panorama of the rugged mountain slopes and the two impressive ice streams of Grindelwald

Alternative Route

Start near the Hotel Wetterhorn, who does not like to walk downhill takes the cable car from Bort to Grindelwald: around 1 h less walking time

Meals

Restaurant Pfingstegg, Hotel Wetterhorn, Berghaus Bort, several restaurants in Grindelwald

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.