The snowy slopes of Harderkulm overlook the town of Interlaken, offering extensive views stretching all the way to the high peaks of west Switzerland's mountain ranges. The easiest way to get a taste of those distant Alpine giants without having to gear up for a serious hike is to take the funicular to this 1,322 m (4,337 ft) summit. Or, if you feel up for a challenge and have the right kind of shoes, climb up the mountain on foot and take the railway back into town. Before you hurry down, visit the summit's castle-like restaurant and take a few snapshots from the lofty viewing platform extending over the side of the mountain. To visit Harderkulm and get the most from your holiday in Interlaken, create itinerary details personal to you using our Interlaken trip planner.
We hiked up from Interlaken. It was a tough hike, but well worth the view at the end. It is an extra bonus that there is a restaurant when you get to the top. It was well worth the effort. After..... more »
The first spot to visit when in Interlaken. Easily accessible, the Harder Kulm offers a spectacular view on lake Brienz and lake Thun and inspires visitors for many more trips and hikes. When the... more »
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