A trip to the Bernese Oberland is not complete without a trip to the top of the Jungfrau. Actually there are three major mountain peaks -- Jungfrau (13,642 feet), Monch (13,449 feet), and Eiger (13,026 feet). There is a train station, known as the Jungfraujoch, located on the Jungfrau at 11,333 feet. It is the highest railway station in Europe.
From either of the Interlaken train stations, you can purchase a ticket (prices change, but the cost is between $100 and $150). You catch the train in Interlaken, then transfer to a cog railway later in the journey. The view going and returning is like nothing I have ever seen. Every time I have gone, there has been snow. The sights of the small v...Read More