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Grindelwald - Glacier Gorge - Grindelwald No. 100

Beautiful walk along the Lütschine river.

Grindelwald Tourismus
CH - 3818 Grindelwald
+41 33 854 12 12

The walk starts at the sports centre. From there follow the Endweg in the direction of Grindelwald Grund. At the bottom of the Endweg you meet the Lütschine. There the path leads comfortably through the forest along the river to the glacier gorge. At the halfway point you can take a look at the glacier gorge or stop for a bite to eat in the restaurant.The path leads back through Locherboden, past the Gletscherdorf camping site.  Then it goes up back to the village.

1 hour, 40 minutes
138 vm
137 vm
Starting Point
Grindelwald Sportzentrum
Ending Point
Grindelwald Sportzentrum


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Author Tips

  •  Visit the glacier gorge.   
  • Take a break at the Gletscherschlucht restaurant.   
  • From Gletscherschlucht there would also be a bus back to the village.


  • comfortable footwear
  • adequate clothing
  • sun and rain protection
  • snacks and driking water

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Starting Point

Grindelwald Sportzentrum

Koordinates :

Geographic 46.623792 N 8.036133 E

Ending Point

Grindelwald Sportzentrum

Step by Step Directions

Grindelwald - Endweg - Gletscherschlucht - Locherboden - Grindelwald

Getting There

Public transport

Thanks to its central location in Europe, Switzerland is served by international trains from over 12 countries. Within Switzerland, Intercity trains run from Basel and Lucerne directly to the Jungfrau Region. Travellers from Zurich change trains in Bern. The trains run every half hour.



From Interlaken Ost railway station we reach Grindelwald without changing trains on the Bernese Oberland Bahn (BOB). Important: Get on the rear part of the train, as it splits in Zweilütschinen. If you get on at the front, you will end up in Lauterbrunnen. The journey takes 30 minutes to Grindelwald Terminal (V-Bahn). Three minutes later we are at the terminal in the village.

There are three stations in Grindelwald (Terminal, Grund and Dorf). The terminal station (Dorf) is in the centre of Grindelwald.

Getting there

From Basel and Geneva, the fastest route to the Jungfrau Region is via Bern. From Zurich, the route via Lucerne and the Brünig Pass is recommended. The pass is open all year round.


From the south, travel to the Jungfrau Region via the Grimsel or Susten Pass. Both passes are only open in summer. An alternative is the Simplon Pass with subsequent car transport through the Lötschberg tunnel.



From Interlaken we follow the main road to Zweilütschinen. Here we turn left towards Grindelwald. The whole trip takes about 30 minutes and leads over a partly winding road.



There are three public car parks: Parkhaus Eiger+ (252 parking spaces), Parkhaus Sportzentrum (160 parking spaces) and the new Terminal Parking (1000 spaces) of the V-Bahn. Alternatively, we can also use the car park in Grindelwald Grund.

Gletscherschlucht Grindelwald

Grindelwald Tourismus
CH - 3818 Grindelwald
+41 33 854 12 12

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