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Really nice off the beaten path hike

We hiked from Bussalp (arr by bus) to Faulhorn through beautiful pastureland full of wildflowers... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2014
regbell
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denver co
Nice panoramic hike from Bussalp to Bort

We were looking for something less taxing, so took the Postbus from Grindelwald to Bussalp, had a... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2014
worldtravelertrainer
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Geneva, Switzerland
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
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Reviewed 10 July 2014

We hiked from Bussalp (arr by bus) to Faulhorn through beautiful pastureland full of wildflowers, to a chorus of cowbells echoing off the valley walls.

2  Thank regbell
Reviewed 14 June 2014

We were looking for something less taxing, so took the Postbus from Grindelwald to Bussalp, had a nice coffee and then hiked for about 2.5 hours to Bort, and then some of us took cable car while others continued by foot to town.

2  Thank worldtravelertrainer
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Bussalp is a half-hour bus-ride up from Grindelwald. Everybody seems agreed that the bus-fare is wickedly expensive, but if you are not able to walk or cycle then there is little choice, the road is not open to cars. (Even if it were, just think...More

Thank CHvoyageur
Reviewed 5 January 2014

I finally convinced my wife to go sledding, she wasn't to thrilled about going but that changed after this experience. We stayed in Grindelwald for the 2nd xmas in a year and we were lucky enough to get tons of snow on Dec 26th, the...More

12  Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 2 November 2013

There are few ways to get to Bussalp, the easiest being by bus from Grindelwald, but this is also the most expensive. The most difficult route, but the most rewarding, and free, is by walking from Grindelwald up through the forest to the Aellfluh mountain...More

4  Thank Silberhorn
Reviewed 7 October 2013

We hiked from First --> Bachalpsee --> Faulhorn --> Bussalp and unfortunatley due to weather saw little to nothing. Good excercise though! Be warned if you plan to bus back to Grindelwald its 22CHF per person if you don't have a discount card (50% off,...More

1  Thank lisakav
Reviewed 1 August 2013

Extend the easy walk from First up the pass and over to Bussalp (with an optional detour to the Faulhorn or not). A little bit more 'up' but well woth it for the views. Check the bus times from Bussalp (back to Grindelwald) before you...More

1  Thank Nick P
Reviewed 1 July 2013

This is a short bus ride and from Grindelwald and there are several easy walks to pick up the Firstbahn or to go further.

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Reviewed 7 April 2013

Well sign-posted from Grindlewald station, the trail takes you to the Bussalp Restaurant in 2 to 3 hours of hiking through fabulous scenery with great views of the surrounding mountains. The terrace of the restaurant overlooks the Eiger, Munch & Jungfrau. The perfect place for...More

1  Thank W P
Reviewed 21 February 2013

Go to Bussalp! We're not big skiiers, and the sledding here makes the winter outdoor experience fun and exciting for everyone. The sledding is exhilarating, and you can stop anytime to enjoy the most beautiful views in the world. The first time you go, the...More

7  Thank sc43
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Darryl L
We are intending to go sledging at Bussalp. Understand that we need helmets and ski pants etc. Are they available for rent there?
16 February 2017|
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Response from Emanuel S | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your request. Ski pants and helmets you can rent in Sports-Shop in Grindelwald. We do rent sledges. Please, check before arrival the conditions of our runs on our internet site. Best season for sledging ist... More
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Fah A
Hi can you suggest me for a route trip in Grindelwald I would like to have a sledding in Bussalp. Thank you
10 January 2017|
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Response from Emanuel S | Property representative |
Hi, you can check our internet site for further information. Best thing is to take a bus ride to Bussalp an enjoy your sledding rund down to Grindelwald. Enjoy your stay in Grindelwald, Switzerland :-)
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