Schynige Platte

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Schynige Platte

Those visiting Schynige Platte with the cogwheel railway will feel transported back to the days of belle époque. The nostalgic railway takes 50 minutes to travel up the 7 kilometre stretch. Wooden benches in the carriages, rolling stock from the 19th century and conductors in historic uniforms recall a bygone era.

During the journey and once at the top, visitors enjoy fantastic views of the Eiger, Mönch & Jungfrau. Schynige Platte is the departure point for very popular mountain hikes. It is also the site of the Botanical Alpine Garden, home to around 600 species of Alpine plants.

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  1. Schynige Platte

    Schynige Platte Those who visit Schynige Platte with the cog railway feel like they are in the "Belle Epoque". The nostalgic train traverses the seven-kilometre route in 50 minutes. The wooden benches in the carriages, rolling stock from the 19th Century and the historic train attendant uniforms are reminiscent of times past.

    Visitors enjoy a beautiful view of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau during the journey and on the mountain. Schynige Platte is the starting point for well-known walks. The Alpine Garden where 600 plant species grow is also located here.

  2. Jungfrau Travel Pass - 4 days

    Jungfrau Travel Pass - 4 days The Jungfrau Travel Pass - 4 days is valid for four consecutive days. This pass entitles you to unlimited travel within the applicable area of the Jungfrau region.
  3. Jungfrau Travel Pass - 5 days

    Jungfrau Travel Pass - 5 days The Jungfrau Travel Pass - 5 days is valid for five consecutive days. This pass entitles you to unlimited travel within the applicable area of the Jungfrau region.
  4. Jungfrau Travel Pass - 6 days

    Jungfrau Travel Pass - 6 days The Jungfrau Travel Pass - 6 days is valid for six consecutive days. This pass entitles you to unlimited travel within the applicable area of the Jungfrau region.
  5. Opening offer for Schynige Platte

    Opening offer for Schynige Platte The Schynige Platte Railway is offering a gift to open the summer season: the return journey with the historic railway is free, making an early-summer trip to the renowned excursion destination even more enjoyable. Schynige Platte affords vastly varied panoramic views, with the Alpine chain, the Lütschinen valleys and the Bödeli plain with Interlaken between Lakes Thun and Brienz. And perhaps the first of the 600 species of plants in the Botanical Alpine Garden will already be in bloom. 4th June until 5th June 2016
  6. 14 June - Schynige Platte Day

    14 June - Schynige Platte Day On the anniversary of the first trip to Schynige Platte on 14 June in the year 1893, visitors benefit from historically low fares. Young and old can travel at yesteryear's prices to the unique, scenic outpost that overlooks Wilderswil. An excursion for the whole family. The offer is valid on 14 June 2016.
  7. Schynige Platte with the Interlaken, Habkern, Beatenberg and Brienz Guest Card

    Schynige Platte with the Interlaken, Habkern, Beatenberg and Brienz Guest Card With the Guest Card from Interlaken and its umbrella brand partners Habkern, Beatenberg and Brienz Tourism, you can ride at a reduced fare from Wilderswil to Schynige Platte and back throughout the summer. This railway ticket is only valid together with the Interlaken, Habkern, Beatenberg and Brienz Guest Card.
  8. Teatime-Ticket Schynige Platte

    Teatime-Ticket Schynige Platte Relax in the afternoon sun, enjoy a refreshing cup of tea and a small sweet treat – at an unbeatable price. The special ticket is valid daily after 14.05 h from Wilderswil station. 28th May - 23th October 2016.
  9. Hiking ticket to Breitlauenen & from Schynige Platte

    Hiking ticket to Breitlauenen & from Schynige Platte At Breitlauenen station you can enjoy wonderful views of Lakes Brienz and Thun and the pre-Alp peaks. From there the trail climbs steadily along a well-maintained gravel path. This ticket is valid from Wilderswil to Breitlauenen and from Schynige Platte back to Wilderswil.The offer is valid from end of May to end of October 2016.
  10. The classical hiking path: Schynige Platte - Faulhorn - First

    The classical hiking path: Schynige Platte - Faulhorn - First  The classic high-Alpine hike. The trail climbs steadily from Schynige Platte, then passing the Mändlenen hut and to the Faulhorn summit. It then leads down to Lake Bachalpsee before continuing almost level to the First summit station. Fantastic views of the summits and glaciers of the Bernese Alps along the entire route. This demanding trail requiring a good basic level of fitness. Hiking time: 6 hrs 10 min.
    The offer is valid from end of May to end of October 2016.
  11. Morning steam train to Schynige Platte - supplement

    Morning steam train to Schynige Platte - supplement A wonderfully nostalgic treat: on four selected days in summer it will again be time for full steam ahead between Wilderswil and Schynige Platte. The steam train will climb the historic cogwheel stretch. Seats on the exclusive trip are limited to 40 - which means: “First come first served!” 18th June, 16th July, 06th August, 03rd September 2016.
  12. Afternoon steam train to Schynige Platte - supplement

    Afternoon steam train to Schynige Platte - supplement A wonderfully nostalgic treat: on four selected days in summer it will again be time for full steam ahead between Wilderswil and Schynige Platte. The steam train will climb the historic cogwheel stretch. Seats on the exclusive trip are limited to 40 - which means: “First come first served!” 18th June, 16th July, 06th August, 03rd September 2016.
  13. Jungfrau Travel Pass - 3 days

    Jungfrau Travel Pass - 3 days The Jungfrau Travel Pass - 3 days is valid for three consecutive days. This pass entitles you to unlimited travel within the applicable area of the Jungfrau region.