Wind: 6.44 km/h
Murren – the dazzling car-free village in the Bernese Oberland is among the typical Swiss resorts, which totally represent the beauty of Switzerland in every single corner.
The way to Murren is an enjoyable scenic route, which indeed well worth the trek. The trains or cable cars from Lauterbrunnen and Stechelberg stations can easily access Murren.
Whenever you reach the town, take a delightful stroll through the village. Later, rise by the cable car to the top of Schilthorn to enjoy the calmness mixed with incredible panoramic views.
Whether you would like to have an adventurous or relaxing holiday, Murren will be the perfect choice for you. This magnificent place will leave an unforgettable impression on you combined with bright memories.
Surely you will not be mistaken by choosing this peacefully traffic-free mountain village, as it was also the choice of world-famous Secret Service Agent James Bond. The famous phrase “My name is Bond, James Bond” was pronounced in the heights of Schilthorn Mountain, in 1969.
If you are a real fun of this agent, then it will be a great experience to follow Bond’s footsteps by visiting “Bond World 007”.
Admire the panoramic views from the epic Alpine summit of Schilthorn, where the world’s first-ever rotating 360° restaurant Piz Gloria is located. Here you will relax and feel yourself in the open air surrounded by the magical sights of Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau trio as well as France's Mont Blanc and Black forest in Germany.
Murren's cosy restaurants offer one of the delicious Swiss fondues, of which you should really take a taste during your journey to Murren.
Murren is situated on a terrace of 1650m above the Lauterbrunnen Valley providing the visitors with a number of activities both during summer and winter seasons.
The winter season offers a pure atmosphere, especially when the village is blanketed in snow. At this time, you can enjoy different levels of skiing. The same area turns into an exciting Alpine flora as if it was not once covered with snow. In the summer season, one can enjoy mountaineering, climbing, hiking, paragliding, base-jumping or indoor sports and swimming.
The ski resort in Murren is an incredible thing to experience. Murren-Schilthorn provides 53km of ski and snowboard pistes, as well as access to about 30 cableways that reach the ski areas in Lauterbrunnen valley. Besides skiing, you can also have a try in tobogganing, snowshoe hiking, ice-skating or just enjoy your evening in the Ice Disco with the pumping music and the fancy lights.
Switzerland Tour offers you a private transfer with the most comfortable vehicles to explore this piece of paradise.
Travel to Murren to live unforgettable moments among lots of things to do in Murren in order to have more enjoyable stay in this area.
Here are some sightseeing attractions to explore during the time you spend in Murren:
- Schilthorn – The Piz Gloria rotating restaurant.
- Ice Disco.
- Trummelbach Falls (A waterfall inside a mountain, acknowledged as the most amazing one in the Swiss Alps).