Guidebook

Hiker’s Paradise: Top Hikes around Interlaken

Exploring Interlaken on foot is easier (and more rewarding) than you thought!

Description

Interlaken is an adventure-seeker’s paradise. With all types of terrains and landscapes, there are endless ways for taking advantage of the beautiful scenery depending on what mode of adventure piques your interest.

For hiking enthusiasts, there are myriad trails around Interlaken for all levels of hikers. On top of that, there are multiple railways and cable cars in the area, making it that much easier to access trailheads and stunning views.

High above Lake Thun: Interlaken - Thun

High above Lake Thun: Interlaken - Thun

33.5 km843 m849 m
Along the Lake Thun Panorama Circular trail from Interlaken to Spiez and Thun.
Easy
Private
Rundtour Interlaken – Weissenau – Unterseen

Rundtour Interlaken – Weissenau – Unterseen

8.1 km29 m29 m
The hike from Interlaken along the canal promenade to the Weissenau nature reserve is possible all year round. Afterwards a stroll through the beautiful Unterseen lures.
Easy
Private
Auf der Sonnenterrasse Beatenberg

Auf der Sonnenterrasse Beatenberg

11.8 km369 m436 m
Easy
Private
73 Interlaken - Goldswil - Bleiki - Harder Kulm

73 Interlaken - Goldswil - Bleiki - Harder Kulm

5.4 km796 m46 m
Moderate
Private
74 Interlaken - Goldswil - Ried - Harder Kulm

74 Interlaken - Goldswil - Ried - Harder Kulm

6.7 km191 m944 m
Moderate
Private
75 Interlaken Ost-Ringgenberg-Graggentor-Harder

75 Interlaken Ost-Ringgenberg-Graggentor-Harder

12.0 km1,366 m616 m
Moderate
Private
Sulwald – Lobhornhütte – Sausegg – Sausläger – Sulwald

Sulwald – Lobhornhütte – Sausegg – Sausläger – Sulwald

10.6 km814 m625 m
Circular hike with the best views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau
Moderate
Private
Von Ringgenberg über den Brienzergrat zum Harder Kulm

Von Ringgenberg über den Brienzergrat zum Harder Kulm

10.4 km1,303 m590 m
This hike begins with several meters of altitude difference in the ascent from Ringgenberg to the Brienzergrat. Once you have reached the ridge, the tour takes you to Harder Kulm with deep views of Lake Brienz and panoramic views of the Bernese Alps.
Difficult
Private
39 Wengernalp - Biglenalp - Kleine Scheidegg

39 Wengernalp - Biglenalp - Kleine Scheidegg

Grindelwald, Wengen and Mürren
4.1 km270 m85 m
Moderate
Private
Wang/Äbnit - Cultural Landscape Award 2012

Wang/Äbnit - Cultural Landscape Award 2012

12.6 km1,658 m1,668 m
Moderate
Private
Zur Aussichtskanzel Bällehöchst

Zur Aussichtskanzel Bällehöchst

14.1 km1,083 m1,110 m
Mountain hiking trail from Nessleren/Underberg. A very rewarding ascent through the valley floor of the Saxettal over flower-rich Alps to the flank of the Sulegg and over the Sattel between Bällenalp and Sylertal to one of the most beautiful vantage points in the Jungfrau region, the Bällehöchst. No less impressive is the descent past the dreamy Sulsseewli with its magnificent mirror image. A forest hike down to the Isenfluh, situated on a panoramic terrace, concludes the varied tour. At the beginning 1 km of hard surface.
Severe
Private