Adelboden is a mountain village in the Bernese Oberland in the Alps. It is famous for being home to the Engstligen Falls, which are a top spot for ice climbing in the Alps in the winter.
Ice climbing taster day in Adelboden, Switzerland (Bernese Oberland)
What should I know about Ice Climbing Switzerland?
Located in the Bernese Oberland, Adelboden is a top winter sports destination in the Alps. The town preserves its traditional Swiss charm, and the mountains that surround it have plenty of exciting options for all. Furthermore, because it is home to the Engstligen Falls, Adelboden is also a top spot for ice-climbing.
Why should I choose Switzerland for my Ice Climbing adventure?
The Engstilgen Falls I & II are ice climbing hotspots in the Alps, and for good reason. Engstiglen I is 97 m (318 ft)high, and Engstiglen II is 165 m (541 ft), both are impressive to climb.
Winter sports haven
Adelboden is great for ice-climbing, skiing and a wide variety of other winter sports and activities including airboarding, tubbing, and even an igloo festival!
**A family friendly location **
Adelboden has plenty of winter activities for children which makes it a great location for a family holiday where everyone can enjoy an adventure suitable for their preference and age.
What can I expect from the weather during my Ice Climbing trip in Switzerland?
Adelboden is rainy and has snowy winters with below zero temperatures and cool summers.
Which language is predominantly spoken in the Switzerland region?
German, French, Italian and Romansch
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How can I get to Switzerland?
You can take a 2-hour bus or train ride from Bern airport or drive.
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When is the best time to travel to Switzerland for Ice Climbing?
During the winter months, between December and March.
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