Jungfraujoch, Murren

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World heritage site · Mountain · Lookout
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Discover spectacular views of an icy Alpine wilderness at the very top of Europe by visiting Jungfraujoch, the continent's highest train station. Nearly two million people travel to this winter wonderland each year, lured by its panoramic views of mountains and glaciers, skiing, and snowboarding. Opened in 1912, the Jungfrau railway line passes through a tunnel that took several thousand workers over a decade to drill. The station sits 3,454 m (11,330 ft) above sea level, with the Sphinx viewing house providing sweeping vistas of the largest glacier in the Alps, a World Heritage Site. The adjoining commemoration hall displays memorials to miners who died building the railway and features a giant and incredibly detailed snow globe. Saunter through the Ice Palace, a year-round frozen hallway featuring ice sculptures. Dine in one of several panoramic restaurants, pick up a box of Swiss chocolates, and test your golfing skills in a hole-in-one challenge above the glacier. No matter the time of year you're visiting, don't forget your camera, sunglasses, and sunscreen. Make Jungfraujoch part of your personalized Murren itinerary using our Murren trip planner.
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  • Came to Grindelwald just to do this trip and we were not disappointed. A phenomenal trip up in the Gondala and back down on train. Some tips. It was difficult to know what we had booked online, but... 
    Came to Grindelwald just to do this trip and we were not disappointed. A phenomenal trip up in the Gondala and back down on train. Some tips. It was difficult to know what we had booked online, but...  more »
  • Jungfraujoch is generally nice. However, I strongly recommend to bring your own food/lunch as the restaurants up there are far below average. The self-service restaurant is especially poor as the... 
    Jungfraujoch is generally nice. However, I strongly recommend to bring your own food/lunch as the restaurants up there are far below average. The self-service restaurant is especially poor as the...  more »
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  • A must visit place while in Switzerland... The tallest peak in Europe
  • Please check the weather before you travel

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