Switzerland, Jungfrau Ski Region
This traditional mountain village is set amidst spectacular scenery at the foot of the towering north face of the Eiger. Easy access via mountain train, gondola and cable-car to the ‘Jungfrau’ ski region including the pistes linking Kleine Scheidegg and Männlichen means that you can tackle the challenging Lauberhorn race run, have lunch in Wengen, and be home in time for tea. Or spend the day cruising the long red runs at ‘First’, Grindelwald’s own ski area. Non-skiers have fantastic winter walking possibilities with the non-skiers lift pass, whilst the friendly village has numerous shops, bars and cafés.
Beginners skiing in Grindelwald
Ski school meets at Bodmi nursery slopes at the top of the village and the wide blue runs of sunny ‘First’, Grindelwald’s own ski area, are excellent for gaining your confidence.
Intermediates skiing in Grindelwald
There's a great variety on offer, including the long red runs on ‘First’ and at Kleine Scheidegg and the more challenging tree-lined reds of Männlichen, the latter also giving access to the longest runs in the region, ending in Grund.
Advanced skiing in Grindelwald
Excellent possibilities for experienced skiers, including the 12km Lauberhorn race run!
Snowboarding in Grindelwald
'First' is a mecca for boarders, with a warm-up park on Oberjoch, plus the ‘White Elements’ terrain park and half pipe at Bärgelegg.
14km Grindelwald, 100km (whole) of well marked trails. non skiers walking pass available to pre-book.
Occasional floodlit skiing on Bodmi nursery slopes (supplements may apply)
Free with guest card or lift pass
Free ski hosting with your Inghams rep
FREE ROOM UPGRADE to twin with south-facing balcony when booking a north-facing twin (for departures 6 Jan, 17 Feb, 24 Feb, & 10 Mar 2018 - book by 27 Nov 2017 - exclusive to Inghams guests)
The family-run Spinne offers good-quality cuisine and facilities in a central location on Grindelwald's main street. It enjoys wonderful views of the Eiger and surrounding mountains.
Ideal as a home-away-from home these apartment have all the facilities to self-cater whilst also offering the option to enjoy half board at the interconnected Hotel Eiger. With free use of the hotel's Spa facilities and fitness classes, this centrally located property offers the flexability to pick and choose your stay.
Pre-bookable Lift Passes, Ski Hire & Tuition
Ski & Snowboard 2018/19 : Prices frozen, Book by 28th FEB 2018.
Ski & Snowboard 2017/18
SKI/BOARD SAVER - SAVE UP TO £38
6 days whole area lift pass, 6 days 'Red' ski/board hire
Adult Ski from £385 / Adult Board from £385
Whole Area Pass
Local Lift Pass
Local Lift Pass covers Wengen & Grindelwald only. Jungfrau Area Pass covers Mürren-Schilthorn region in addition. Non-skiers Pass covers consecutive days rail travel within the Jungfrau region (Supplements apply for Jungfraujoch (approx. Sfr60) and Schilthorn (approx. Sfr40) return, payable locally). Refundable deposit of approx. Sfr5 per person payable in resort for lift passes. Lift passes of 10 days and over and all non-skiers passes require a photo.
†Children under 6yrs go free on lifts if accompanied by a parent, but require a ‘piccolo pass’ if in ski school (approx. Sfr25 for 6 days - pay locally)
BUY 1 GET 1 FREE ADULT GRINDELWALD -
WENGEN LOCAL AREA LIFT PASSES (whilst stocks last)
|Adult||Skis/ Snowboard||£138 / £138||-|
|Ski/ Snowboard boots||£72 / £72||£89 / n/a|
|Junior (10-15yrs)||Ski/ Snowboard||£66 / £66||-|
|Ski/ Snowboard boots||£43 / £43||-|
|Child (2-9yrs)*||Skis/ Snowboard & boots||£68 / £68||-|
Equipment Hire (6 days) – Please see here for description of hire categories.
* Child Snowboard & boots = 7-9yrs
|TUITION||Days||Hours||Adult 15yrs+||Child 5-14yrs|
|Ski||3 / 4||3hrs* per day||£241 / n/a||£171 / £261|
|Snowboard||5 / 6||3hrs* per day||£143 / n/a||£109 / n/a|
*3 and 5 day lessons start on Mondays whilst 4 and 6 days start on Sundays. All lessons run from 10am-1pm. Group class sizes are between 3-6 guests (adults) 4-8 (children)
Prices and supplements are correct at time of publishing but may vary up or down; correct prices will be advised at the time of booking.
Resort Code: CHGR
Time difference: GMT+1
Flights depart Saturdays & Sundays
Transfer 3hrs 30mins by Rail
Isle of Man
Transfer 3hrs 30 mins by Coach or Rail
*Transfer by Swiss rail, supplement applies.
Rail from UK and Self drive available.
Car hire available: No
Evening resort bus service: No
Local bus services:
Parking available: No
Resort Ski bus available: Yes
Ski bus info:
Free with guest card or lift pass