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Pfingstegg
Pfingstegg

Pfingstegg

Free admission
Rybigaessli 25, Grindelwald, Swiss Alps, 3818

The Basics

Pre-booking tickets for the Alp Pfingstegg cable car means you can skip the lines and hop straight aboard for the thrilling 5-minute ride through the Alps. For an even more memorable experience, book a table at the site's mountaintop restaurant and enjoy a candlelight dinner, gazing out over the Grindelwald glacier below.

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Things to Know Before You Go

  • It can get chilly on the mountaintop even in summer, so bring a jacket in addition to sunscreen, comfortable shoes, and your camera.

  • The Pfingstegg cable car is wheelchair accessible.

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How to Get to Pfingstegg

Pfingstegg is located above the Grindelwald Valley in the Bernese Oberland and is reachable by cable car from Grindelwald village. The cable car station is about a 10-minute walk from Grindelwald train station.

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When to Get There

The cable car and mountain attractions are open from May to October. Cable cars run more frequently between June and September, but for fewer crowds, visit out of season or plan for an early morning arrival.

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Outdoor Activities at Pfingstegg

After taking in the spectacular views, hop on the summer toboggan run, reaching speeds of up to 25 miles per hour (40 kilometers per hour), or rent an electric bike and zip down the mountainside. The Pfingstegg is also a strategic starting point for hikers, with trails leading down into the valley and up through the surrounding mountains.

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