Trümmelbachfälle, Lauterbrunnen

4.6
#1 of 31 in Parks in Jungfrau Region
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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  • Beautiful falls seen at different levels in darkened caves not very wheelchair friendly because we had to climb up so many slippery steps and couldn’t take my mum with us to see this site  more »
  • This is an amazing view of inside waterfalls! Truly amazing how much water flows through here. Might wear a rain jacket.  more »
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