What to do in Wengen in case of bad weather?

Summer or winter, Wengen is not immune to bad weather. How to keep busy in case of rain or heavy snowfall?
Find the openings and times of the activities mentioned below from the Wengen tourist office.




Discover the village of Wengen with a heritage guide. Every Monday afternoon in high season, explore the village and its traditions.
In summer, take the cogwheel train from Wengen to Lauterbrunnen and visit the Lauterbrunnen Valley and Legends Museum.

Good to know: the guest card offers a free entry to the museum.




There’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothes!


The Trümmelbach Falls could be considered on a rainy summer day. Indeed, the waterfalls are even more impressive if it’s raining. They are located at approximately 30 minutes from Wengen. Get a discount by showing your guest card at the entrance.
On your way to these falls, stop at Lauterbrunnen and enjoy the view over the Staubbach waterfalls.

About an hour from Wengen, you can also visit the Aare Gorge.


From the center of the village of Wengen, some small and easy walks can be done all year round. Be sure to check the conditions with the tourist office before you leave.

Here are some ideas:





A little further on, explore the Grindelwald's Glacier Canyon and its fresh air during summer.




Speaking of Grindelwald, you can also stop by the Grindelwald Sports Center. Choose between climbing, swimming, skating, curling or the famous indoor rope park!


In winter, there’s a possibility to learn curling in Wengen. Take part in the Wednesday "Curling for everyone" session or book a private lesson with an instructor.
Take advantage of the indoor ice rink during the winter and benefit from a special rate with the guest card.




If you think of a holiday as a time to relax, then read on.

You won't have time to be bored in our hotel! Enjoy the pool, sauna and steam room or book a massage.

End your day with a good meal in our restaurant, a drink at the bar or discover our Grillkota or Fondue Gondola.

Traveling with children?

After spending the day at the Alpine Hotel Wengen playing foosball, various games, reading a book or watching a DVD, head for the cinema in Wengen.


In need of more ideas?

Plan a visit to Interlaken (less than an hour from Wengen) for some sightseeing and shopping or travel to Bern, the capital city (1.5 hours away).


A lot of events are taking place during the year, please check the program here.

No time to get bored, even if it's raining outside!