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Address: Rybigaessli 25 | CH-3818 Grindelwald, Grindelwald 3818, Switzerland
Phone Number:
+41 33 853 26 26
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

The Alp of Pfingstegg ist THE viewpoint of Grindelwald. With the only Areal...

The Alp of Pfingstegg ist THE viewpoint of Grindelwald. With the only Areal tramway of Grindelwald you can go up to the Alp where lush meadows, glaciers close enough to touch and get a magnificent view to the valley. Experience an action-packed ride on our toboggan run and then enjoy the view from the restaurant terrace, or one of the many seating areas. 2016 , we will expand our range of playground for Kids and adults. We're open from May to October. Pfingstegg - THE Grindelwald Paradise!

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It was amazing trip,,i advise any one search for honeymoon, you don't ever ,find place better than grindelwaild

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was amazing trip,,i advise any one search for honeymoon, you don't ever ,find place better than grindelwaild

Thank Shiekh H
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

lots of fun for kids and the young at heart .good walking with wonderful views. The rodel bahn is a long sledge type run that can go fast

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kuala lumpur,malaysia
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65 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The local call Toboggan run as "Rodelbahn".We took the cable way to Pfingstegg in order to ride Rodelbahn. Then we discovered the place had a well maintained hiking trail.On top of that, the view from the top was magnificient. I could see the whole area of Grindelwald

Thank mad_yahya
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Great day out. Fat fun and furious. Great for a range of ages and range of 'adventurousness' . You can decide how fast or slow you want to go but, if you g to slow if someone you don't know is behind you they may end up forcing you to go faster so, let someone who wants to go slow... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Highly recommended when you are in Grindelwald -- continue walking past the First Cable Car station in Grindelwald to the Pfingstegg cable car. We had lunch at the bistro up the top and then proceeded to the toboggan run - kids absolutely loved it!

Thank mjsyd
Roger B, Geschäftsführer at Pfingstegg, responded to this review

Hi mjsyd Thanks verry much for your good Review. We hope we see us again on Pfingstegg! Best regards from Switzerland More 

Seattle, Washington
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42 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The toboggan ride only lasts a couple of minutes, but it's a fun, low-key thrill that is worth the 5.50 Sfr. If you're looking up, you'll have beautiful views of Grindelwald below. Adults can ride with small children. It's easy to brake, but if you prefer to go fast, hold off on braking until the end. There's a lift that... More 

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Roger B, Geschäftsführer at Pfingstegg, responded to this review
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Hallo PNWmtns Vielen Dank für Ihre tolle Bewertung. Es freut uns sehr, dass es ihnen bei uns so gut gefallen... More 

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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely view and stuff and it was nice place to kids and family , and friends The weather was great ^^ I well came bake again and stay longer ..

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Roger B, Geschäftsführer at Pfingstegg, responded to this review

Hi vanoo65 Thanks for your good review. We hope, we see you again on Pfingstegg. Best regards from grindelwald More 

London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

The toboggan run was great fun but pretty pricey and you have to pay to come up the Gondola as well which adds to the cost. The supervision on the ride was a bit patchy but most people seemed to be able to manage the instructions properly [only a few chose to ignore it] Make sure that your ticket is... More 

Thank Katherine C
Roger B, Geschäftsführer at Pfingstegg, responded to this review

Hi Katherine C. Thanks for your review. Maybe you hear before: Switzerland is a expensive country...its not our fault. if you want to do other activities in grindelwald you also pay 50 francs and more. our cablecar is 24 for the round-trip and we have a lot of discounts - if we know that. to use the toboggan it is... More 

Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Totally unsupervised our granddaughter had accident jinjurying her back as two adults ran into her This was not aloud by the so called rules but no one watching Only person around was a young person only interested in collecting money also quite expensive Acess via cable car not included these days in jungfrau pass as in the old days This... More 

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Roger B, Geschäftsführer at Pfingstegg, responded to this review

Hi johnde215ll Thanks for your Review. First: our Toboggan is not dangerous! He will be dangerous if poeple do stupid things like crashed in other poeples or stopped in the middle of the slide and make selfies! The Toboggan is 736 meters Long and we have 4 cameras, microphones and loudspeakers in there, tell us please what we should do... More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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21 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Navigating the Grindelwald area meant finding the best activities and trying not to be too touristy. Having heard that Grindelwald was a bit over exploited, we arrived on the train after a beautiful ride to a real marathon of some description being held in the town. Under the awesome North face of the Eiger, we watched the runners come in... More 

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