Welcome to where relaxing beauty and high-octane adrenaline live in perfect harmony! Scenic mountains and town in the Alps collide with adventure activities like Skydiving and Snowboarding. This trips is meant for the die-hard skiier and snowboarders. Stay in the town of Grindewald where you are within walking distance of the world famous Jungrau Ski Region.
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The trip departs Florence from the Santa Maria Novella train station. The meeting point is in the International Ticketing Hall opposite tracks 8 and 9. Please meet your trip leader 20 minutes prior to departure. Travel to Interlaken is by private luxury coach with A/C, DVD, and toilet. We make one 45 minute stop. We play DVDs through the duration of the trip. Upon arrival in Interlaken, we will immediately check into our accommodation slopeside in Grindewald.
Your personal schedule for the weekend will be based on the activities you choose to do. As you will be located on the mountain you are walking distance from the ski shop and lifts to the mountain. By traveling to Interlaken, you will also have the option of night sledding, skydiving, paragliding, snowshoeing, ice skating, chocolate shows, plus loads more. Some activities are weather permitting so plan accordingly. Consult your Bus2alps Trip Leader, hostel staff or city guide for recommendations and weather updates. Meet your trip leader in the hostel reception if you would like assistance getting to the best run on the Jungfrau mountain for skiing and snowboarding.
We will depart for the Geneva airport on Sunday afternoon. If you plan to do any activities, please inform the outdoor company what time you need to return by.
**Bus2alps guests get 5% off most extreme activities.** All activities are weather dependent.
Skydiving: Freefall for 45 seconds over the beautiful Swiss Alps from 13,000 feet up. Heli-Skydiving is also available. Video and photos available at additional cost.
Paragliding: Suspend yourself well above the Swiss countryside, held on only by a parachute and your experienced guide helping you steer.
Jungfraujoch: The Top of Europe: Head 2,061 meters up by cog train to see the best views of the beautiful Swiss Alps.
Winter Seilpark: The Seilpark Interlaken is a winter forest adventure of wooden bridges, tarzan swings and zip lines.
Vertical Rush: Your heart rate will be tested against combinations of height, speed, and free fall on the Giant Swing, Highline, Speed Line and BASE jump Simulator.
*Activities listed below are dependant on snowfall and weather conditions*
Skiing/Snowboarding: Full rentals (board/skis, boots, and winter clothing) are available. The mountain region is called Jungfrau and consists of four main peaks with tons of open skiable terrain.
Beginner Ski Package: Package includes rentals, lift ticket, instructor, and transportation to the mountain.
Snowshoe Trekking: Get your hiking fix while quelling your Alpine fix.