Trümmelbachfälle, Lauterbrunnen

4.6
#1 of 27 in Parks in Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen
Must see · Waterfall · Nature / Park
Hike around the massive subterranean Trümmelbachfälle, which cascade down a narrow slot canyon carved out by natural forces over thousands of years. Illuminated and accessible to visitors by a tunnel elevator, the World Heritage-listed falls drain the melting snow and ice from three glaciers, carrying up to 20,000 l (5,200 gal) of water per second. The water crashing down the tight canyon walls generates a constant mist in the air and makes the walking paths extremely slippery, so be sure to wear a waterproof jacket and sturdy shoes with non-slip soles. Once you tire of the cave-like tunnels, hike to nearby Lauterbrunnen, an unspoiled village nestled between the walls of a sheer-sided valley. Arrange to visit Trümmelbachfälle and other attractions in Lauterbrunnen using our Lauterbrunnen online tour planner.
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  • Amazing to see how the water has carved into the rock. To me it even feels like you can feel the force of it through the rock. I have been here already twice and it is impressive every time.  more »
  • A leisurely 35 minute walk from Lauterbrunnen, ( or 5 minutes by car).; You can either take the elevator up and walk down, which we did,) or walk up if you're up to it. It's like being in a...  more »

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