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Meiringen Travel guide
Meiringen : Michelin's recommendations
Meiringen is Hasli's main town and became a major tourist junction when cars first took to the roads. It is the starting point for excursions to the Aare Gorge and Reichenbach Falls, but also an ideal stage on the Grimsel and Susten roads. The British author of Sherlock Holmes stories, Arthur Conan Doyle, was an honorary citizen of the town.
Tourist attractions Meiringen : Things to see and do
A ten-minute cable car ride up to the Bergstation summit, then a 90-min trek to the lake. The highpoint of the walk is a spectacular suspension footbridge of Himalayan inspiration that sways 70m above the impressive gorge offering a stunning view of ..
The gorge carved by the River Aare through the Kirchet constriction between Meitringen and Innertkirchen is one of the great geological curiosities of the Bernese Oberland. It is possible to access the narrowest section of the gorge, where its almost..
Inaugurated in 1926 but only open to the public since 2001, the funicular makes the vertiginous ascent up to Gelmer Lake (Gelmersee), wedged in the mountains, in just ten minutes. Once at the summit, you can either walk round the lake (1hr45min) or h..
Bahnhofstrasse 30 CH - 3860 Meiringen
Prix Prices from : 80 CHF
In the centre of Meiringen and surrounded by a beautiful park, this Art Nouveau hotel dating from 1880 offers panoramic views over the Bernese Alps. The cable cars and Meiringen Train Station are close by. The rooms at Parkhotel du Sauvage all featu..
Alpbachallee 3 CH - 3860 Meiringen
Situated very close to the Meiringen / Hasliberg cable cars and only 500 metres from the Meiringen rail station, the Sherlock Holmes hotel offers you a quiet place to stay near the wood. A rich Swiss breakfast buffet with eggs prepared in any style ..
Bahnhofstrasse 3 CH - 3860 Meiringen
Situated right next to the Sherlock Holmes Museum and only 150 metres from the Meiringen Train Station, this hotels enjoys a central location. It features a top-floor spa area with a sauna. All rooms at the Alpin Sherpa Hotel feature solid wooden fu..
Kirchgasse 17 CH - 3860 Meiringen
Bahnhofplatz 9 CH - 3860 Meiringen
The hotel offers both a simpler bistro (with bench seats and an open fire) and a more elegant restaurant complete with a chic black decor. The cuisine boasts both Mediterranean and Southeast Asian influences. Dishes such as filet of sea bass with lim..