Wengen ski resort information: 1274 - 2454 metres.
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||Wengen is one of the most attractive
of all the mountain resorts, perched on a sunny shelf in the heart of the
Jungfrau, with good access to all parts of this region by means of the excellent
network of cog railways, lifts and cable cars that take you all over the
Jungfrau ski region. So whether it's winter skiing or summer walking
or biking, this area has it all.
The town is car-free, which adds to its charm. After the easy
10 mile drive from Interlaken, cars must be left in Lauterbrunnen (50 CHF per week
in 2004, daily and hourly rates also available), where you take the 15 minute ride
on the cog railway to Wengen. At Wengen, electric taxis wait to take you to your
There's plenty to do in the town, with a good selection of
eateries, bars and cafs. There are 3 toboggan runs, horse-drawn sleigh rides, dog-sledding,
ice-climbing, an ice rink and curling. In the summer enjoy the beautiful walks in
the countryside around the town, with fantastic views of the Jungfrau, or venture
higher and follow the many well-marked paths through the mountains on foot, horse
or mountain bike.
The Jungfrau region comprises the ski areas of Grindelwald, Wengen
- Mountain railways 4; Funiculars 2; Cable cars 4; Gondolas
2; Chairs 16; Drags 22.
- Pistes 213 km; Cross country skiing 30 km.
- Ski runs: Blue 24; Red 36; Black 15.
- Jungfrau lift pass: 254/282 CHF.
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