Maennlichen, Grindelwald

#2 of 16 in Winter Sports in Canton of Bern
Mountain · Ski Area
From valley to peak, Maennlichen provides access to skiing, as well as unsurpassed panoramic views of the Swiss Alps. The cable car travels from Grindelwald village to the summit of Mannlichen, at 2,343 m (7,687 ft) above sea level. Traveling 6,071 m (19,918 ft) to the top, it is the third-longest passenger cable car in the world. Experience the 30-minute ride to the summit, taking in the mountain sights along the way. At the top, you can easily connect to the Wengen-Mannlichen cable car if you'd like to continue sightseeing. Put Maennlichen and other Grindelwald attractions into our Grindelwald trip itinerary builder site, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Great playground with world’s largest cow for kids to play on with a slippery dip and mini trampolines.  more »
  • Very good space for skiing. I recommend it to everyone going to Grindelwald. Cabin are very confortable  more »
  • The new ride to the Manlichen from Grindelwald Grund TERMINAL is good. Then walk to Kleine Sheideg - easy going for most. Good views.  more »
  • Breathtaking views and scenery. Ride on top of the cable car is a thrilling experience.
  • For only $5 get the ‘Royal’ view from the top of the cable car. Breathtaking views and complete silence.
  • Steep walk up, but the path is wide and smooth. Great views at the top in all directions. Worth the effort!
  • A small hike up from Mannlichen cable car station takes you to amazing location with 360 degree views. Amazing!
  • The Männlichen is a 2,343-metre (7,687 ft) mountain in the Swiss Alps located within the Canton of Berne. It can be reached from Wengen by the Wengen–Männlichen aerial cableway, or from the new (December 2019) Grindelwald Terminal station using the Grindelwald–Männlichen gondola cableway (GM). It then takes 15 minutes to walk to the summit. It is a popular viewpoint over the Lauterbrunnen valley and a popular start location for hikers and skiers.

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