Grindelwald Day Hike

Grindelwald Guided Day Hike

Hike in the Heart of the Swiss Alps in the Grindelwald – Jungfrau – Eiger Region

Hike on safe, sign-posted mountain trails in a hiking paradise with stunning views of dramatic mountain peaks and glaciers, green pastures and Alpine flora and fauna, often with cow bells clanking all around.

Enjoy panoramic views of the famous Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau mountain peaks.

Three different hikes of 3 to 4 hours each, from easy to challenging, allow everyone, regardless of level of fitness and hiking ability, to enjoy a beautiful day in nature.

Choose your hike on the day according to the prevailing weather conditions and your energy levels:

  • Panoramic Hike offers the best views of the Eiger, Mönch, Jungfrau mountain peaks. 4 hours total hiking, 8 miles distance, 700 ft up / 1800 ft down
  • Eiger Trail offers stunning views of the Eiger. 3 to 4 hours total hiking, 4 miles distance, depending which way you do this hike it’s either 2200 ft down or 2200 ft up.
  • Glacier Walk is very scenic even when the weather is not ideal. 3 hours total hiking, 6 miles distance, 1200 ft up and 1200 ft down.

All hikes are inclusive of transportation with an expert local English-speaking Swiss guide who is happy to answer any questions about Switzerland – the country, its heritage and its culture.

This is a quiet, private, tour where you can learn about the region and Switzerland – while enjoying great Alpine views


The Hike

Hikes consist of 3 to 4 hours on safe public sign posted “mountain trails” consisting of gravel, dirt, rocky, wide and narrow trails.

Elevation change: 1200 ft up/down to 2200 ft. up/down – depends upon which hike is selected


June 15,  to October 15.

Meet at the Train Station Lobby at 8:45.


Adult Standard: US $525 per person, based on 2 or more

Adult Standard: US $820 for one person

Adult with Half-Tax Card Swiss or Jungfrau Travel Pass: Standard Rates less US $25 per person

5 or more contact ECHO Trails


All transportation mentioned in the itinerary.

Expert local English speaking hiking guide

Not Included


Items of personal nature.

What to bring/wear

A bottle of water

Ankle high hiking shoes are recommended but not obligatory

Bring appropriate outdoor clothing

Booking a Tour

Click on the red “Book Now” button

1. On the right hand side, select the Date you wish to take the tour in the Date Box

2. Input the number of participants: adults & children

3. Go To the Tour Box and click on BOOK button – the payment form will open

4. Under Options: See if you qualify for Swiss Pass or Half-Card tax – Select one or Select “No Card or Pass”

5. Review the final price – make sure it is correct

6. Read our Cancellation Policy – check the Terms & Conditions Box

7. Pay with either a PayPal account or debit/credit card

Once the payment has been processed, a written confirmation will be sent to your email address

Booking within 7 days of tour date? 

Phone or text our Lucerne office – +41 79 813 3610 – to check if we can take you, before making a booking

Cancellation policy

The tour departs rain or shine.

Full refund up to 24 hours prior to the tour departure.

50% refund if cancelled by 6.00 p.m. the day before departure.

No refund on the day of departure.


When in Switzerland, just dial 079-813-36-10 to reach our office

Calling outside of Switzerland: 41-79-813-36-10.

Calling within Switzerland: 079-813-36-10

or e-mail:

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