How to Reach?
You can reach Gimmelwald via a bus, via a Gondola, or by taking the hiking trails.
If you are coming from Interlaken,
1. You first need to take the train to Lauterbrunnen.
2. Then take the Lauterbrunnen to Stechelberg bus which is a 15 minute ride and will drop you off to the gondola station or you can opt to walk (a distance of 5.6km) on a straight easy to walk path which shall take you about 1hr 15 minutes.
3. Then take the Gondola to it's first stop- Gimmelwald.
If you are coming back from Schilthorn,
You need to take a total of 3 cable car rides ,first till Birg, then another till Murren and final one till Gimmelwald.
Where to stay ?
1. Esthers guesthouse
2. Mountain Hostel
3. Pension Gimmelwald
Note that the above have been sourced via top ratings on various hotel booking websites and not our recommendations as we did not stay in Gimmelwald.