Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!!

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Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!!

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

The name of the place ‘Lauter Brunnen’ (‘many fountains’) advocates the glory and aura of this countryside!!!

Positioned amidst one of the most remarkable trough valleys in the Swiss Alps, and lying between enormous rock faces and mountain peaks, Lauterbrunnen is one of the most stunningly beautiful nature conservation areas of the World!!!

Keep Calm and Fall in Love with Lauterbrunnen !

Photo of Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland by ABHISHEK SANYAL

With about 72 deafening waterfalls and springs, isolated and stunning valleys amidst mountainous pastures, Lauterbrunnen remains one of the most sought after destinations in Switzerland, not only for passionate nature lovers but also for adventure seekers and their fetish for mountain sports!!!

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

How to Get There

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

One can reach the beautiful valley of Lauterbrunnen via rail or by road. The nearest airports are

Bern (BRN) airport – 63 Kms approximately, and

Basel/Mulhouse (BSL) airport – 166 Kms approximately, from where you can rent cars to reach Lauterbrunnen.

Lauterbrunnen railway station, is served by trains of the Berner Oberland Bahn (BOB), which run to Interlaken OST.

Interlaken OST is well connected by the famous “Golden Pass Route”.

Where to stay

There is no shortage of places to stay in the Lauterbrunnen, as the beautiful valley boasts of a number of romantic and secluded mountain inns. One such, called Camping Jungfrau Holiday Park had hosted me for almost a week, and their warmth was just incredibly delightful … Passionately recommended!!!

Photo of Basel, Switzerland by ABHISHEK SANYAL

CAMPING JUNGFRAU HOLIDAY PARK

This superior mountain inn, deserves a special mention in this article due to its underlying beauty, incredible hospitality and amazing cleanliness. The rooms and cottages available here are of top notch quality, providing a majestic view of the picturesque Lauterbrunnen Valley.

The Family Cottage

Photo of Camping Jungfrau Holiday Park, Weid, Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland by ABHISHEK SANYAL

The in house Resto Bar also serves delicious global cuisine of superior quality.

Family Cottage

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

What more – There is also a supermarket inside the premises should you feel the need to buy some raw materials to show off your culinary skills or cooking a romantic dinner for your partner … on your own…. Inside your cottage!!! Impressive … highly Impressive!!

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

Walking down the Lauterbrunnen Valley

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

Taking a leisurely walk down the Lauterbrunnen Valley is an experience that promises to rejuvenate even the most exhausted souls of the world! With its picturesque landscapes and near-to-nature surroundings, the Lauterbrunnen valley promises to leave any nature lover gobsmacked, at its charm and beauty!

A walk down the valley

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

This place is a real treat for Landscape Photography Fanatics like me

Lauterbrunnen Valley is a true paradise if you happen to love walking or hiking, as most of the region is reportedly car-free.

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL
Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

Some of the key places one should visit while in Lauterbrunnen are:

Staubbach Falls – Take a walk down the valley and you will come across the mighty Staubbach Falls, where the water plummets almost 300 metres from a pendulous cliff face.

Staubbach Falls

Photo of Staubbach Falls, Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland by ABHISHEK SANYAL

The Staubbach Falls was the inspiration for one of Goethe’s famous poems…… “Spirit song over the waters”

Trümmelbach Falls – Close to 20,000 litres of water per second cascade over the ten glacier falls from a total height of more than 200 metres…. wow !!! Making this deafening phenomenon a must visit place on your outing to Lauterbrunnen.

Männlichen – A visit to the nearby village Männlichen, promises unforgettable and unmatched moments.

Männlichen

Photo of Männlichen, Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland by ABHISHEK SANYAL

The very approach to Männlichen, through the Bernese Oberland, is an experience in itself, as the Jungfrau massif and Bernese Alps become more and more impressive through the journey.

Approach to Männlichen

Photo of Lauterbrunnen Valley…. Rejuvenate Yourself !!! by ABHISHEK SANYAL

Other places one can visit from Lauterbrunnen are Mt. Schilthorn – on the trail of James Bond, Isenfluh – a typical Swiss village, Jungfraujoch – the rooftop of Europe and many more …

The Picture Perfect Landscapes, The Thundering Waterfalls, The Secluded Valleys and the Romantic Mountain Resorts truly make Lauterbrunnen one of the most beautiful places, not only on Switzerland … but the entire Earth!!!

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