The 8 Most Adrenaline Inducing Alpine Activities of Interlaken

It’s difficult to name a reason Interlaken shouldn’t be your first trip of the semester, especially if you’re into picture-perfect views, cheese and chocolate. But as the adrenaline capital of Europe, there are some activities thrill-seekers couldn’t possibly experience anywhere else.

1. Night Sledding

You will travel high into the Swiss Alps, grab your sled and zip down the one hour long sled run. The trail winds through the woods, crosses alpine meadows and passes majestic frozen waterfalls. This takes sledding to a whole new level!

2. Schilthorn

Take a cable car up to the the 2970-meter-high summit overlooking the spectacular views of Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau (UNESCO World Heritage), and more. These panoramic views are truly beyond compare. Snow-sport pro? Hit up the Skyline Snowpark to free-ski slopes with views too beautiful to even dream of., or hike trails through an incomparable landscape backdrop.  Want to try something new? Take a funicular over to use the the Bob Run.  With so many activities to choose from, guaranteed you’ll need to go back.

3. Sky Diving

Your journey starts off with an amazing scenic flight over the beautiful scenic view of the incredible Swiss Alps. As you dive out of the plane you will experience an adrenalin rush like never before as you freefall at 120MPH. Then the parachute will be deployed and you can enjoy an amazing canopy ride down to the ground. 3, 2, 1 jump!

4. Swiss Alps Fest

Don’t want to miss out on the biggest party on the mountain? Neither do we. Swiss Alps Fest is an exclusive Bus2alps party in the famous Alpine town of Grindelwald. Sip on beers and gluhwine from the bar stall while local legend DJ Nice-D gets you dancing with your friends under the night sky at the base of some of the biggest mountains in Europe. Take unlimited tubing and sled runs, drink tons of free Red Bull, and enjoy an included dinner of traditional Swiss raclette or BBQ bratwurst.

5. Paragliding

Turn your dream of flying into a reality. Embrace the amazing mountain views as you glide high above the Jungfrau region. Paragliding flights are exhilarating and relaxing at the same time!

6. Alpine Skiing

Alpine skiing is one of the most classic adrenaline activities. Interlaken is a ski bum’s paradise with its stunning mountain views and intense trails. This is the ideal place to push your limits and discover the intensity of the Jungfrau Region

7. Snowboarding

The area surrounding Interlaken has a ton to offer snowboarders. The Jungfrau Region is filled with park areas filled jumps, rails, slides and a half pipe that will surely get your blood pumping.

8. Snow Shoe Trekking

Snowshoeing might seem like a relaxing activity but this is an extreme winter hike across the alps. This an extraordinary day long excursion that will test your limits as trek through a winter wonderland.

*This article is sponsored by our partners at Schilthorn. *

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