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The car-free mountain resort of Wengen is situated in the heart of Bernese Oberland. It lies gently at the foot of Jungfrau at an altitude of 1274 meters. This sunshine village's life is centered on the railway.

Whereas, it is reachable from Wengernalp - the running train station in Lauterbrunnen. Either, from Grindelwald to Kleine Scheidegg, later to Wengen. The marvelous journey up the mountainside to Wengen is enjoyable and full of scenic views.

The Swiss Village of Wengen already has been attracting the tourists since the early years of 19th century, by becoming a touristic center from a simple Alpine farming community. The world-famous authors Percy Bysshe Shelley and George Gordon Byron described the magnificent scenery of the village in their publications, which had a great impact on tourism development in this region.

The reward that you get from this village is the opportunity of regenerating your power by taking a fabulous walk through the awesome sightseeing. Otherwise, you can get around by an electric vehicle to and from the station that runs through few hotels in Wengen.

Wengen tours catch the interest of different types of people with different tastes by its breathtaking beauty and peaceful character.

Travel to Wengen to inhale the clear mountain air far away from the daily pollution. Upon arrival, start your trip by strolling in the village. From here the elegant hotels, Swiss chalet-style buildings and the cozy timber houses will amaze you. These houses date back to “Belle Epoque”, which will give you an impression of being in a fairy tale. This idyllic holiday village will fill you with optimism, inner peace, and prosperity typical of that beautiful age.

The ideal time to visit the quintessential ski resort is when it wears a beautiful snowy dress. This heavenly place offers two adjacent ski areas with 155 miles for exploration.

Wengen holidays are a typical solution for families or groups of people among which there are nonprofessional or no skiers at all. Beginners can start with easy to medium difficulty pistes, while more skilfully ones will have an access to all ski areas of the Jungfrau Region. The clean air and long hours of sunshine will help you to enjoy the scenery across the valley, especially when the famous trio of the Monch, Jungfrau, and Eiger come fully into view.

A part of Wengen is the amazing nightlife at the bars, where you can spend time that is much more fun by ordering drinks for any tastes and listening to great music.

During the summer one can enjoy 500km of marked walking trails or take one of 15 mountain cableways to reach the most stunning vantage points in the region, proved to be aesthetically pleasing to one’s eyes. Those fond of more active rest can try paragliding, canyoning among other activities.

Join Switzerland Tour for such unforgettable experience during a private transfer accompanied with an expert driver, who will lead you to this incredible piece of Swiss.

Another feature that distinguishes our company is the availability of bringing your ski equipment by our vehicles which are provided with ski boxes, free of charge.

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