Trümmelbach Falls - Bernese Oberland

Where thunderous water rushes into the mountain

Trümmelbach Falls
About Trümmelbach Falls

Available: April-November

Example travel costs

Bernese Oberland Regional Pass: FREE travel to the Trümmelbach waterfalls

Swiss Travel Pass: FREE travel to the Trümmelbach waterfalls

Half Fare Card: 12 Sfr return from Interlaken

Entrance of 14 Sfr per adult and 6 Sfr per child is payable locally 

Experience the beauty that Switzerland has to offer and see the Trümmelbach Falls, at the heart of Lauterbrunnen Valley. Glistening glacier-fed waterfalls provide a stunning contrast to the mountain backdrop. Trümmelbach comprises no fewer than 10 glacier fed waterfalls inside a mountain. The impressive falls - floodlit and accessible by a special tunnel lift - carry up to 20,000 litres of water every second! These are Europe's largest subterranean waterfalls and Lauterbrunnen is often called the 'valley of 72 waterfalls'. 

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The Trümmelbach Falls

The Trümmelbach Falls are the world's only glacier waterfalls that are accessible underground by lift, galleries, tunnels, paths and platforms. They alone carry the meltwater of the glaciers from the Jungfrau down to the valley. The water carries with it over 20,000 tons of boulders and scree per year and causes the entire mountain to shudder and make a thundering noise. The Falls are at their most powerful from April to June when the snows have melted and the water makes its way down the mountain. 


The Trümmelbach Falls are part of the Lauterbrunnen Valley's 72 waterfalls, among them also the imposing Staubbach Falls. There is a recommended hiking tour - on mainly flat ground - leading from Lauterbrunnen to Stechelberg, past water gushing from vertical rock faces that are several hundred meters high


The Trümmelbach Falls facilities include a small souvenir shop and a self service restaurant with a scenic terrace. The restaurant has drinks, both hot and cold, homemade specialities as well as cakes and pastries.


You can reach the Trümmelbach Falls by train, via Interlaken to Lauterbrunnen. A bus will take you from there to the Trümmelbach Falls stop in around 12 minutes.

The Trümmelbach Falls are open from 09.00 to 17.00 daily from the beginning of April to the beginning of November and from 08.30 to 18.00 in July and August.

Please check before travel for maintenance closures. 


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Trümmelbach Falls

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