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... be the highlight of this trip. The choice to go down to Lauterbrunnen should be a wise one as clouds hovered mountaintop. If we walked up to Klein Scheidegg, we might be in the cloud seeing nothing. The downhill was a little steep, but we walked quite slowly. When the clouds disappeared, the valley view was simply breath-taking. Waterfall falling down from high the cliff, is this paradise? So unreal! The signs are clear and you won't get lost ...
... storm and a bit of rain. You've never heard it thunder until you hear it rattling around the mountains, another really cool experience.
Dinner was a Swiss experience! I tried a Swiss dish called raclette, Bill had another delicious veal sausage and rostie. The raclette was not what I expected. The server brought out a big heat lamp sort of contraption and plugged it in, not saying a word. This ...
... locomotive at the rear but again it was extremely clean and tidy. As we were 1st class we had a great journey.
Finally into Basel and its now time to board a more local train for our journey to Interlaken in Switzerland. Just like the last two this train was great inside but after being on the go for well over 14 hours now all I wanted was my bed but we still had two more short local trains to catch before arriving into our town of Wengen.
On the way to Wengen we ...
... the tallest Alp in Switzerland and of Europe. Our ascent started with
a train to the top. Be sure when you take the train to prepare for potential
altitude sickness; some of us had a rough ascent.
When at the top, Jungfrau was a whole new world. There were
cafes, souvenir shops and a full tour of different exhibits. After a small
break of a latte and chocolate, as well as writing postcards to get postmarked
at the top of ...
... we didn't book the passes before we left Australia. Yes, that was me. However minor delay and all sorted. From zurich to bern, changed trains, off to interlaken ost, change trains, lauterbrunnen, changes trains and finally wengen.
beautiful blue skies, warm mid 20s and snow on the mountains. Just superb. We found our accommodation, had a bit of a look ... Gasping with horror at the prices of food ... And after a lovely tea ...
Other places to stay in Wengen
Dorfstrasse, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $97
Dorfstrasse, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $219
Zentrum, Wengen | 4 star hotelfrom $198
5895 Bonnie View Ln., Elkridge | 1 star motelfrom $180
Im Gruebi, Wengen | 2 star hotelfrom $210
Am Acher, Wengen | 2 star hotelfrom $165
Dorfplatz , Wengen | 4 star hotelfrom $232
Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $236
Dorfstrasse, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $80
Gruebi, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $198
Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $971
Am Wengi, Wengen | 4 star hotelfrom $343
- Fantasic hotel
- Outstanding In Every Respect
Postfach 244, Wengen | 4 star hotelfrom $254
- This hotel exceeded all expectations!
- The most beautiful place in the world.
- Gorgeous, serene, extraordinary
Acher, Wengen | Hotelfrom $235
\N, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $110
\N, Wengen | 2 star hotelfrom $266
Am Wengi 1412A, Wengen | Hotelfrom $217
Dorfstrasse, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $142
Galliweidli, Wengen | 3 star hotelfrom $168