Schynige Platte, Interlaken

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Garden · Hidden Gem · Lookout
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Hike the mountain trails after an antique train trip offering extensive views of the surrounding highland landscape at Schynige Platte. Enjoy the old-world atmosphere of the carriages, which feature wooden benches and equipment from the 19th century. Gaze upon the countryside and admire the forests, meadows, and lakes, all of which provide plenty of photo opportunities. Observe the three mountaintops--Eiger, Monch, and Jungfrau--with their snow-capped peaks. You can also visit the alpine garden, which displays around 650 species of plants during the summer months. Make Schynige Platte a part of your Interlaken vacation plans using our Interlaken online vacation planner.
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  • At long last one of my wishes came true and was able to complement my previous experiences from the fantastic Jungfrau region. We enjoyed a fantastic old fashioned and slow ride up the mountain, the....  more
    At long last one of my wishes came true and was able to complement my previous experiences from the fantastic Jungfrau region. We enjoyed a fantastic old fashioned and slow ride up the mountain, the....  more »
  • Schynige Platte is one of the classic mountain lookouts in Switzerland with 13000 ft. plus mountain peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau in full and glorious view. It is accessed via a cog railway... 
    Schynige Platte is one of the classic mountain lookouts in Switzerland with 13000 ft. plus mountain peaks of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau in full and glorious view. It is accessed via a cog railway...  more »
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  • Excellent views, highly recommend!
  • I was at Platte in '72 w 3 friends n the summer,there wasn't much there,a motel w restraunt and a large bldg as a youth house (30 people).It was overcast for the 2 days we were there so not much of a view.

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