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Climb the famous Jungfrau, one of the most emblematic spots in the Bernese Alps!

The stunning Jungfrau, at an altitude of 4,158 m (13,642 ft), rises north of the Canton of Valais and south of the Canton of Bern in the Bernese Oberland area. Together with Eiger and Monch, these 3 mountains form a stately and iconic massif in the Swiss Alps. Don’t miss the chance to climb to the top of Jungfrau with the help of one of the certified guides at Explore-Share.com!

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FAQs: Mountain Climbing in Jungfrau

What should I know about Mountain Climbing Jungfrau?

The beautiful Jungfrau in the Bernese Alps is a mountain climbing classic. The normal route to the summit is short and not very hard. There are some snow passages, and if you climb from Jungfraujoch, the total elevation gain is 850 meters and takes about 4 hours. Of course, there are also more demanding programs that can take up to 2-days, and combined with Eiger and Mönch climbs, they can take up to 4-days.  Whichever your preference, going with a certified guide will ensure you reach the summit safely and in the best form. Pick from one of the programs at Explore-Share.com and start planning your mountain climbing adventure to the top of the mighty Jungfrau!

Why should I choose Jungfrau for my Mountain Climbing adventure?

The highest of the massif

Jungfrau, Eiger, and Mönch are a dynamic trio of mountains that can be climbed separately or together. Of the 3, Jungfrau is the highest.

Aletsch Glacier

The Jungfrau overlooks the Aletsch Glacier, which is the largest glacier in Europe, and can be admired from the summit of this stunning peak.

Easy to access

At 3,454 m (11,332 ft) is the Jungfraujoch railway station, which is the highest in Europe, which means access to the mountain is easy and straightforward.

What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Jungfrau?

Between June and September, temperatures at the base are approximately 10ºC to 12ºC, and -7ºC to -5ºC at the summit. In the winter, they go as low as -15ºC and -20ºC.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the Jungfrau region?

Mostly German

What currency is accepted around Jungfrau?

Swiss franc

How can I get to Jungfrau?

Fly, take a bus or a train from Geneva to Grindewald and then the train to Jungfraujoch.

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When is the best time to travel to Jungfrau for Mountain Climbing?

Depending on your mountaineering capacity and skills, you can climb Jungfrau year-round, however, the best and the easiest season is summer, between June and September.

What people are saying about Mountain Climbing | Jungfrau



Had a wonderful two days in fantastic weather. Yann was excellent, would highly recommend him.



Every thing was okay Perfect professional guide ANDREJ, very good dates choosen with perfect weather conditions !!

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