Jungfraujoch, Murren

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World heritage site · Mountain · Lookout
Discover spectacular views of an icy Alpine wilderness at the very top of Europe by visiting Jungfraujoch, the continent's highest train station. Nearly two million people travel to this winter wonderland each year, lured by its panoramic views of mountains and glaciers, skiing, and snowboarding. Opened in 1912, the Jungfrau railway line passes through a tunnel that took several thousand workers over a decade to drill. The station sits 3,454 m (11,330 ft) above sea level, with the Sphinx viewing house providing sweeping vistas of the largest glacier in the Alps, a World Heritage Site. The adjoining commemoration hall displays memorials to miners who died building the railway and features a giant and incredibly detailed snow globe. Saunter through the Ice Palace, a year-round frozen hallway featuring ice sculptures. Dine in one of several panoramic restaurants, pick up a box of Swiss chocolates, and test your golfing skills in a hole-in-one challenge above the glacier. No matter the time of year you're visiting, don't forget your camera, sunglasses, and sunscreen. Make Jungfraujoch part of your personalized Murren itinerary using our Murren trip planner.
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  • Luckily, we visited on a day when it wasn't very crowded. It was fascinating taking the train through the mountain to the top of the glacier.  more »
  • I spent a day here recently and really enjoyed it. Well worth going to, would definitely recommend it to everyone. Make sure it is a clear day, check the webcams before you go. You need the...  more »
  • One of the amazing places to visit in Switzerland! A must do In the list the climate and view is amazing if you love winter. Went in the month of Nov and had a amazing time. Good restaurants available on the top and even can get Indian food. Sovereign shopping is possible but the cost is high! A very well maintained place at the altitude which is on top of the Europe.
  • What a beautiful journey untill the top of Europe. It was one amazing experience of a lifetime.. must visit place once in a lifetime.. please make up your time.. winters are good.. it will be snowing.. if you love snow then go ahead, you can Ski as well if you know.. you will get good food there at the height of 10500 feet above.. the train you take is just astonishing..

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