Statue of Yash Chopra
Duration: At your own pace
Overview: A statue of a renowned Indian filmmaker, the late Yash Chopra, was recently unveiled in Interlaken. Many of Chopra's films featured Switzerland as a backdrop, and he is credited with boosting the popularity of the Alpine nation among Indian tourists.
The 350 kg statue, which now stands in Kurssaal Garden in the central Swiss town of Interlaken, canton Bern, is a replica of the one in Chopra's film studio in Mumbai.
Jungfrau: Flying like the Eagle
Overview: Flying with a bird of prey can be a blessing. That is, when one of the eagles named First Glider takes on an airy trip. His four "guests" float through the mountains and enjoy panorama and pace: First, the First Glider from Schreckfeld with 72 things backwards to First. On the way back, the eagle starts right through. He and his fellow pilots saunter down the 800-meter-long flight route with up to 83 kilometres per hour.
Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe from Interlaken
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Overview: An unforgettable alpine tour to the majestic world of the Jungfraujoch - the Top of Europe at 3'454 m /11'333 ft. A coach takes you to Lauterbrunnen to board the reserved cogwheel train for a most interesting mountain train trip, via Kleine Scheidegg, at the foot of the famous Eiger North Face to Jungfraujoch - Europe's highest railway station.
Enjoy the incredible world of eternal snow and ice. Visit the Ice Palace, experience the breathtaking panorama view from the Sphinx Observation Terrace overlooking the Aletsch Glacier (Europe's longest glacier) and the snow-capped peaks of the neighboring countries. The down hill mountain trip takes you to Grindelwald where your coach awaits you.
Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
Overview: As the longest aerial cableway in the Alps, the Schilthorn provides the most unimpeded panoramic views of the Alps. Over 200 mountain peaks in a spectacular landscape, the world''s first revolving mountain top restaurant slowly turns and gives you a 360° alpine view. It is on Schilthorn that the James Bond 007 movie ''On Her Majesty''s Secret Service'' was filmed in late 1960's.
From Interlaken take the train to Lauterbrunnen. The Swiss Railpass are valid for travel from/to Murren. From Mürren you take a cable car to the third section. Soon you reach the spectacular Birg top terminal. Walk straight ahead to the last section. From here it's on to the cable of the gondola all the way to the top.
Overview: Murren is a marvelous mountain village, public car free, rich in tradition and originally the home of settlers from the Lötschen Valley in the Valais. Perched on a high, sunny terrace facing the famous Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau, the village is the highest altitude ski resort in the Bernese Oberland. It nestles at the foot of the Schilthorn. You can admire the "flower valley" which is famous for the unique flora and the two mountain restaurants "Sonnenberg" and "Suppenalp". Other native and folkloric attractions as for example visit to a diary, breakfast at a farm, folklore evening, the traditional village festival and the devilish Inferno Triathlon or run to the Schilthorn, are awaiting you in Mürren.
You can also visit these peaks on your own if you have a Swiss Pass. Additional charges will apply.