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2-day Glacier Trek on the Aletsch Glacier, Jungfraujoch

Join a certified mountain guide on this adventure in Switzerland! Over the course of 2 days you will glacier trek over the beautiful Aletsch Glacier.

Mountain RangeAlps
Duration2 days
Offer periodJun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Skill LevelIntermediate
Fitness LevelFit
Type of tripPrivate

Highlights

  • Visit the largest glacier in Europe, also a UNESCO world heritage site!

  • Stay overnight in a luxury Swiss alpine hut!

  • Take the scenic train up to the Swiss Alps to Jungfraujoch.

Description

Who wants to glacier trek in the Swiss Alps? Then join me on this 2-day glacier trek on the Aletsch Glacier!

The Aletsch Glacier is located in the Alpine region of Jungfraujoch (3,454 meters) in Switzerland. And because the glacier is the biggest in Europe, it is also considered one of UNESCO’s Greatest Natural Wonders of the World.

We will begin this trip getting roped up to glacier trek across the Aletsch Glacier, hiking first across powdered snow and then onto the ice. After hiking for about 5-8 hours, we will ascend to our cozy and luxurious Alpine mountain hut for the evening. The next morning we will set out for 5-8 hours and hike the remaining part of the glacier, before traversing beside the Maerjelen Lake and then taking the train back to Interlaken.

While this trip is not available for children under the age of 10, it is a great activity to enjoy as a family, or with a group of friends!

Request to book this trip if you want to hike on Europe’s largest glacier!

Meeting point

Jungfraujoch

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Itinerary

Day 1: Jungfraujoch

We will meet at the Jungfraujoch, where we will get roped up and then start the glacier hike. The first part will be hiking on snow until we arrive at the Aletschgletscher when the terrain will change to ice. We will then climb the famous stairs 499 steps up to the Konkordia mountain hut, where we will stay for the night.

Day 2: Glacier via West Moraine

We will get roped up again and hike the hut trail to the glacier via west moraine, down to Maerjelen lake and then to Fiesch/Kühboden were we will take the scenic train back to Interlaken.


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Prices per person

Group of 1

CHF 1547 each

Group of 2

CHF 825 each

Group of 3

CHF 629 each

Group of 4

CHF 511 each

Group of 5

CHF 428 each

Group of 6

CHF 366 each

Group of 7

CHF 336 each

Group of 8

CHF 310 each

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Price includes

• Guiding fee


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