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First Cliff Walk

Walking on the Switzerland Cliff Walk is one of the most thrilling and exciting activities. This metal walkway wraps around the mountains of Grindelwald and provides panoramic views of the scenic valley. Enjoy your Switzerland cliff walk for a breathtaking experience, making you feel like flying over the valley. Hence, this First Cliff Walk in Switzerland is popular among adventure seekers. Enjoy this defy-gravity feel on this adventurous encounter if you are in for a thrill. You will start your cliff walk with a low entrance; the height gradually increases and gives you phenomenal views. You can click pictures after reaching a high altitude, making you feel at the world's top.

Cliff Walk Grindelwald Switzerland is around 300 m long, and it would take approximately 15-20 minutes to cover this walk. Moreover, it is advised to visit early in the morning as the view of the surroundings is magical and less crowded. While enjoying your vacation in Switzerland, experience the First Cliff Walk to uplift your travel experience.

Overview of First Cliff Walk in Switzerland

Location 3818 Grindelwald, Grindelwald, Swiss Alps
Best Time to do Early in the morning 
Required Time 1-2 hours
Length  300 m (approximately)
Timing 8:00 am to 6:00 pm (April to August)
8:00 am to 5:00 pm (September)
8:00 am to 4:30 pm (October)


  • Get the breathtaking view and thrilling experience from 2,200 m above sea level.
  • Enjoy food from on-site restaurants and shop for souvenirs to make your visit unforgettable.
  • Enjoy the peaceful ambiance and stay for a while to observe the scenery around you.
  • Click some fascinating pictures and take selfies with the incredible backdrop of valleys. 

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The Grindelwald Switzerland First Cliff Walk is a must-visit attraction you should include in your trip. Walking here is just like enjoying trekking in the air with awestruck vistas. Whether you are planning your family trip, tour with friends, or a romantic vacation in Switzerland, this Cliff Walking is suitable for you.

Ticket Price for Grindelwald Switzerland Cliff Walk

There is no entrance fee for the First Cliff Walk Switzerland as Tissot sponsors it. But to reach here from Grindelwald, you must buy tickets for a Gondola Ride. The Ticket price for a Gondola ride is 60 CHF or INR 5,736, and it might change as prices are subject to change. However, you can opt for our adventure package to cover the other tourist attractions of Grindelwald.

About First Cliff Walk in Switzerland 

The First Cliff Walk by Tissot is one of the mountain's appealing and thrilling elements. This single Rope hanging bridge is around 150 m long and uniquely designed to give you an adventurous walk. This bridge was built along First Mountain, approximately 2,200 m above sea level. By walking on this bridge, you would feel like you are enjoying the cliff walking in the air. You will also find an elevated viewing platform around 45 m above the mountain peaks of the Bernese Oberland Region. This First Cliff Bridge in Switzerland opened in September 2015. After that, various thrilling attractions spread near this bridge, including First Glider and First Slider. But despite so many interests, This First Cliff Walk is widely famous and is counted as one of the must-visit places to enjoy the thrilling experience in Grindelwald.

Interesting Facts about First Cliff Walk

  • The First Cliff is settled at the Grindelwald First Gondola Station, located on the top of the mountains.
  • You can reach Cliff Walk by two different sites: the Restaurant side and the exit of the Gondola ride and move towards Bachalpsee Lake.
  • No tickets for Gondola rides for kids under 6 years old.
  • This Metal-Walkway is well-protected, and it is suitable for everyone.
  • You can visit here annually and get the intimidating experience with spectacular views—however, weather conditions and the gondola Schedule matter for a visit.
  • The timing for this Gondola ride changes as per the season, so check the timing before planning here.
  • You can enjoy this walk without any need for equipment. However, to indulge in other activities, wear hiking shoes.
  • First Glider and First Flyer are the best ways to take your thrill to the next level.
  • There is much to do near Cliff walk for children and adults, including a playground, Scotter, and Trottbike.