“So, what else is there to do atop the Jungfraujoch except visit the Observatory and the Ice Palace?” we ask the hotel receptionist on our way out to catch the cogwheel train to the Top of Europe. We wanted to know if there were any trails we could hike on the mountain of the everlasting snow. “There is a 45-minute, Read More

An excursion to Jungfraujoch – the Top of Europe, as it is also called – is the highlight of any visit to Switzerland. To reach the peak you not only get to enjoy the magnificent Jungfrau region near Interlaken, but also experience the Jungfraubahn, Europe’s highest-altitude railway. The cogwheel train climbs up the mountain at the amazing elevation of 3454 meters (11,333, Read More