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Interlaken Travel Guide: Your Alpine Escape in Switzerland's Adventure Capital

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Between the Lakes Thun and Brienz, lies Interlaken - the much loved vacation destination for people from across the globe. The majestic mountains of Jungfrau, Eiger and Monch provide scenic respite to Interlakens beauty. With mountains around, this has grown to be the best destination for skiing, hiking and other adventurous activities. Mountains, meadows, glaciers and forests - Interlaken has it all.

Interlaken is the perfect destination for the adventure-seekers. Popular activities include skydiving, paragliding and exploring the snowcapped Schilthorn mountain region. The Jungfrau Park is a famous landmark for sightseeing. With Switzerland holiday packages, enjoy a cable-car tour of the Jungfrau region, taking in the stunning Swiss landscape with the Alps in the backdrop. Visit the Alpen wild park to observe wildlife up close.

Getting in interlaken

Interlaken does not have a dedicated international airport. However, you can travel from Zurich International airport which is the main international airport in Switzerland. You may either take a train or bus from Zurich to reach Interlaken. There are multiple flights that operate to Zurich from major Indian international airports.

DEPARTUREDURATIONLOWEST ROUND TRIP DEALS
Delhi15h, 1 stopRs 39,961
Mumbai13h, 1 stopRs 34,184
Chennai13h, 1 stopRs 38,657
Bangalore13h, 1 stopRs 37,256
Hyderabad13h, 1 stopRs 34,039
Kolkata16h, 1 stopRs 33,428
Kochi14h, 1 stopRs 37,151
Trichy18h, 2 stopsRs 58,370

Getting out of interlaken

Zurich International airport operates flights to all domestic terminals as well as nearby countries like France, Italy, Spain, Germany and Netherlands. You may take a quick detour to any of these neighbouring countries if you are planning to travel to Switzerland for 8 days or more.

Public Transport in interlaken

Interlaken is small enough to get around on foot or bike. However, you can hop on buses too. The rail stations in Interlaken are the starting point for all day trips. With the guest card from your hotel, you can travel by all modes of transport in the immediate surroundings of the town. Maps are also provided in hotels.

Taxi & Airport transfer in interlaken

Taxis are available from either train station and most hotels. Rates are usually a bit on the higher side and the drivers expect a tip as well. Thus availing a taxi to explore the town is recommended only if absolutely required.

Transport & city passes in interlaken

Interlaken, though a very small town, boasts a well developed transport network in the region. It allows you to reach all your tourist destinations by rail, ship or bus. Make the most of those excursions by obtaining the discounted rates available with Guest/Holiday passes. There are different passes on offer. You can choose the one best suited for your stay.

Driving & Car rental in interlaken

Renting a car is comparatively expensive vis-a-vis public transportation. However many tourists arrive to Interlaken on self-driven cars and go on to visit neighbouring cities as well as countries at their own leisure. Make sure to abide by the road rules and other safety measures applicable to Switzerland. Alternatively, you can hire a driver while renting the car.

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