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Schynige Platte, Interlaken

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Hike the mountain trails after an antique train trip offering extensive views of the surrounding highland landscape at Schynige Platte. Enjoy the old-world atmosphere of the carriages, which feature wooden benches and equipment from the 19th century. Gaze upon the countryside and admire the forests, meadows, and lakes, all of which provide plenty of photo opportunities. Observe the three mountaintops--Eiger, Monch, and Jungfrau--with their snow-capped peaks. You can also visit the alpine garden, which displays around 650 species of plants during the summer months. Make Schynige Platte a part of your Interlaken vacation plans using our Interlaken online vacation planner.
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  • This is a great half day trip. Up the cog railway with some amazing views and you find yourself well up in The Alps. This fare is half off with the SwissRail Pass and it is well worth. Amazing... 
    This is a great half day trip. Up the cog railway with some amazing views and you find yourself well up in The Alps. This fare is half off with the SwissRail Pass and it is well worth. Amazing...  more »
  • The train ride up the mountain to Schynige Platte is slow... but at the end of the road the views make up for the journey... I can try to describe the hiking and say that some are difficult and some.....  more
    The train ride up the mountain to Schynige Platte is slow... but at the end of the road the views make up for the journey... I can try to describe the hiking and say that some are difficult and some.....  more »
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  • At chf 64 return, it’s not cheap; visited in August and it was extremely busy, we had to wait for the next departure. Once the experience starts it’s great. The train is slow which gives plenty of photos opportunities. Once on top you’ve got few different hiking opportunities each offering breathtaking views. It’s full of tourists but most of them are lazy and don’t hike much.
  • Schynige Platte Hotel Schynige Platte Stayed at the hotel. Cheap accommodation include Harfboad . The food is delicious It's a lot, I can only eat half. ☆5 Satisfactory hotel Photograph Taken from the hotel balcony. Berner Oberland The lake&Alps view is the best. and Botanical garden is good.

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