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Grindelwald Travel Guide  

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Info about Grindelwald

Area:
171 km2
Elevation:
1034 m
Overview

No doubt one of the most famous and picturesque tourist resorts in Switzerland, where live nearly 5,000 people ideal to practice sports, enjoy a wide choice of recreational activities or nothing, but relax!

At present Grindenwald is mostly based on tourism which actually represents its main income, though farming steadly supports its economy!

Both skiers and non skiers will enjoy the place a lot, so many and varied are the opportunities!

Amid the Wetterhorn, Mettenberg and Eiger, the centre is in a very strategical position to nose around the area and explore the nearby glaciers and the many natural beauties around it!

It is ideal to get relaxed, to enjoy or experience breathtaking adventures!

In the summer is nice have a walk in such an extraordinary landscape featuring glaciers and mountains, or practice water rafting or canyon jumping.

In the winter, such an extraordinary ski resort has actually a lot to offer, walk, hike, relax while enjoying a meal at one of its typical, mountain  restaurants.
Food is nice and great is the variety of good restaurants in all village.
Among the Specialties is a typical barbecue cooked at the table.
Pub serve delicous food, too, from hamburgers to big, simply well cooked steaks and more, but fish can be enjoyed, too!
Pizza is an intersting alternative, too!

Temperatures in Grindelwald between – 7°C and 15°C.

Area code:
033
Time zone:
UTC+1
Demonym:
Grindelwalder
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Shweta Avasthi
Level 100     4 Trophy   
Overall rating 9
Overall Guide : Grindelwald is a scenic village in Switzerland, embraced by the Ice covered mountains and nature’s bounty, the town seems to be a paradise. If you a want a vacation to be full of tranquility and calmness and serenity the place... more is the perfect destination. Something about the region - it is in a location which has the most pleasant scenery and climate. You will just cherish the beautiful country side view and love Hiking. The place is great for Skiing and sky lifts. You should try the First, it’s a place on the sunny side other Grindelwald valley there is a Sky lift which lifts you up and you will see the beautiful view from the top, it’s just hilarious. Bachalpsee Lake is a beautiful fresh water lake, a large number of visitors come every year to see the lake. Bussalp is the place for the ski lovers; you can try mountain bikes and snowboarding here.
Not to be missed Bachalpsee Lake , Bussalp , Grosse Scheidegg
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