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Top Choice Waterfall in Lauterbrunnen

Staubbachfall

Especially in the early morning light, you can see how the vaporous, 297m-high Staubbach Falls captivated prominent writers with its threads of spray floating down the cliffs. What appears to be ultra-fine mist from…
Top Choice Waterfall in Lauterbrunnen

Trümmelbachfälle

These glacier falls are a bang-crash spectacle. Inside the mountain, up to 20,000L of water per second corkscrews through ravines and potholes shaped by the swirling waters. The 10 falls drain from 24 sq km of Alpin…
Cafe in Lauterbrunnen

Airtime

Inspired by their travels in New Zealand, Daniela and Beni have set up this funky cafe, book exchange, laundry service and extreme-sports agency. Munch home-roasted granola, sandwiches, pies and homemade cakes (incl…
Swiss in Lauterbrunnen

Hotel Oberland

The street-facing terrace at this traditional haunt is always humming. On the menu are Swiss and international favourites from fondue to pizza, vegetable curry and hybrid dishes such as Indian-style rösti. There are…
Cafe in Lauterbrunnen

Flavours

Whether you fancy a slap-up egg-and-bacon breakfast, a burger, salad, homemade cake with locally roasted coffee or freshly pressed juice, Flavours is the go-to place. Housed in the former bakery, the cafe opens onto…
Bar in Lauterbrunnen

Horner Bar

BASE jumpers tell hair-raising parachute tales at this buzzy pub, as they come back to earth over a pint or four. The vibe gets clubbier as the night wears on. Internet access and wi-fi are free when you buy a drink…
Food & Drinks in Lauterbrunnen

Molki Lauterbrunnen

This cute speciality shop does a great selection of tangy Alpine cheeses from the region, Swiss chocolate, wine and honey. Take the opening hours with a pinch of salt as they can vary according to weather.