Located in the Bernese Oberland area of Switzerland, Interlaken is surrounded by the mountains of the Swiss Alps and beautiful lakes. It’s also the perfect place to use as your base while you climb some of the nearby mountains.
Interlaken gives you access to three awesome peaks for mountain climbing. The first is the Eiger which sits at 3,970 meters and takes approximately two days to climb. Then there is the Mönch at 4,107 meters, to reach this summit you’ll just need a day. And finally, the Jungfrau at 4,158 meters which will take you around 3 days. Climbing these mountains gives you the classic alpine experience and they cannot be beaten for beauty.
Temperatures in the summer sit between 20- 25 degrees celcius. In the winter, between 0- 10 degrees celsius.
Swiss German, however some people speak French and English
Fly to Bern Airport, then drive to Interlaken or take a transfer. The journey from the airport takes around 45 minutes.
June through September. However if you are looking for an advance winter mountaineering experience, you can also go in the European winter months.
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