The classic: First - Faulhorn - Schynige Platte
Classic hiking in the Alps The hike starts off as a mainly flat route to Bachalpsee Lake from First mountain station, and then up to the summit of the Faulhorn. After that, the route leads steadily downwards past Berghaus Männdlenen and on to Schynige Platte. You will have a great view of the mountain peaks and glaciers of the Bernese Alps. Specifically: You can also stay at Berghotel Faulhorn and at the Berghaus Männdlenen, thus turning the rather long tour into two pleasant one-day outings.
This challenging hiking trail requires a good level of fitness. Approximate hiking time: 6 hours 10 minutes This ticket is valid for the train trip from the selected departure station to First and from Schynige Platte back to the selected departure station.
The mountain railway ticket is personal, non-refundable, & non-transferable and can only be used on the day of validity. After successful booking, you can print out your ticket at any time as a PDF from your user account or add it to your wallet as a mobile ticket.
The charged SwissPass will only be valid for the Gornergrat mountain railway ticket. For the SBB ticket a voucher will be generated.The charged SwissPass will only be valid for the mountain railway ticket. For the SBB ticket a voucher will be generated.