The snowy slopes of Harderkulm overlook the town of Interlaken, offering extensive views stretching all the way to the high peaks of west Switzerland's mountain ranges. The easiest way to get a taste of those distant Alpine giants without having to gear up for a serious hike is to take the funicular to this 1,322 m (4,337 ft) summit. Or, if you feel up for a challenge and have the right kind of shoes, climb up the mountain on foot and take the railway back into town. Before you hurry down, visit the summit's castle-like restaurant and take a few snapshots from the lofty viewing platform extending over the side of the mountain. To visit Harderkulm and get the most from your holiday in Interlaken, create itinerary details personal to you using our Interlaken trip planner.
Took the bahn up to the top of Harder Kulm and the ride up is beautiful and the steep slope an engineering feat! The views of Lake Brienz and Lake Thun and the town of Interlaken nestled in between... more »
If you are planning on visiting Interlaken for even a few days, then I would say this is a must. We made some mistakes when we originally tried to reach Harder Kulm on the day we arrived and I hope..... more »
Love the view... Awesome
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