Grindelwald-First Cliff Walk & Bachalpsee Trail

This tour offers an exhilarating range of activities: the First Flyer zip line, a thrilling descent by mountain cart and a ride on a Trottibike scooter through amazing mountain scenery.



Activity Summary 

Adrenaline kicks and speed thrills are virtually guaranteed in this exciting adventure which offers a varied range of fun activities: The First Flyer, the First Glider, the Cliff Walk on the edge of the steep mountain face and a thrilling descent by mountain cart and trottibike scooter through astonishing mountain scenery to Grindelwald. This is also a good starting point for many hiking trails. On a tour to Bachalpsee , for example, you can enjoy the idyllic Swiss Alps. The snow-covered peaks of the Alps are reflected in the crystal clear blue water. Grindelwald First tempts visitors with a magnificent view to the Eiger North Face


Activity Details

Enjoy a morning drive to the Bernese Oberland, passing by five different mountain lakes. After a short stop for a lake view picture, we take you to the charming mountain resort of Grindelwald. Take the cable car up to Mt. First to experience the unique summit attraction “First Cliff Walk by Tissot”. The trail with a 40-metre long one-rope suspension bridge at a dizzying height promises an extraordinary adrenalin kick. Just a few steps aside, you find some of Switzerland’s most thrilling activities: The First Flyer and the first Glider, a gigantic zip lines, that gives you the feeling of flying down the hill over 800 meters with a maximum speed of 84km/h. After take a leisurely hike to Lake Bachalp this is a must in the First area. From the mountain station, visitors arrive at the beautiful picture postcard view of the lake and mountains within an hour. Go back to the station and continue by Mountain Cart (optional), a new fun sport vehicle with a comfortable seat, good tires and effective brakes. An exceptional ride on the rough track takes you to Bort, from where you complete your adventure by Trottibike Scooter (optional). Curve down to Grindelwald through lovely alpine scenery passing by grazing cows and typical Swiss chalets. 


  • Breathtaking Lake views at Bachalpsee 
  • Take a cliff walk on the edge of the steep mountain face and a thrilling descent by mountain cart
  • Ride a Trottibike scooter through astonishing mountain scenery to Grindelwald
  • Thrilling adventures with the First flyer and First Glider.
  • Amazing alpine landscapes. 
  • Professional photography support and tips.
  • Private tour in a comfortable vehicle. 
  • Group Photo-shooting 


  • Full Escorted tour
  • Professional, multilingual guide – English, Spanish, German 
  • Transportation in a comfortable private car or Mini-van
  • Hotel pick-up, drop-off
  • Professional Photography shooting on location
  • Private on-line gallery 
  • 30 post processed images with professional photography software  


  • Activities (First Flyer, First Glide, Trottibike Scooter, Mountain Cart)
  • Food and beverages
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Travel insurance
  • Transportation cost per person to Grindelwald First – Grindelwald – Grindelwald First
  • Adventure Card: Gondelbahn + First Flieger + Mountain Cart + Trottibike CHF 91
  • With Swiss Travel Pass CHF 79 ; Children 10 – 15 y.o. CHF 60

Tour Price

CHF 1195 (up to 6 persons)

Transportation cost per person with Adventure Card: Gondelbahn + First Flieger + Mountain Cart + Trottibike = CHF 91

With Swiss Travel Pass CHF 79 ; Children 10 – 15 y.o. CHF 60

Our pricing is per Tour NOT per person so if there are 3 or more in your group, you’ll probably pay less than if you took a big tour. 

Book your excursion here or contact us directly to +41 76 2618641


 Additional info. 

Depending on weather conditions, you might get wet during the activities. Please bring waterproof clothes and solid shoes along! In case of bad weather some of the activities might be cancelled for security reason and a partial refund is provided directly by the First cable car for the following amounts: Adult/child First Flyer: CHF 29.-/20.-, Mountain Cart & Trottibike each: CHF 19.-/14.-

If the activities operate but you choose not to participate, no discount will be provided.

Children permitted as from 10 years of age with a minimum height of 135cm and minimum weight of 25 kg.

* Children younger than 10 are not permitted.

* Children must be at 135cm in height and weigh 25 kg.

* Tour prices are based on Swiss Francs (CHF)

Running times:

  • Mai – October

Duration of excursion:

  • Full day


Altitude: 2166 m a.s.l. 

Travel duration to summit: 25 mins 

Is this Tour for you?

This tour is intended for amateur as well as serious photography enthusiasts with an interest to visit and photograph the beauty of the Swiss Alps together with its many traditions and culture . No prior expertise or experience in photography is necessary, as your photographer-guide will be there to assist you at every level. You may carry any camera – a simple aim-and-shoot or a DSLR. Travel enthusiasts who are not photographers but keen to experience the multiple facets of Switzerland can also benefit from the tour.

Can I bring my non-photographer partner with me?

Yes, you can. We visit many beautiful places in Switzerland. Having a good time during the trip is as much on the agenda as photography is. Your partner will enjoy the journey with us.

I am not a keen photographer. But I want to visit Switzerland. Can I still join?

Yes. The answer is exactly the same as in the case of previous question. We visit many beautiful places in Switzerland with a spectacular natural wonders, we witness the best Alpine Festivals during the whole year and always with the idea in mind of  having long lasting memories in all our photo tours. For us fun is as much on the agenda as photography is!

Photography course/tour e-Gift card

Give someone you know a PD e-Gift Card, good toward any of our  Lucerne Photography Private Courses or Photography Workshops & Tours. For those in a rush or living outside Switzerland, we will send you a printable eCard. PD e-Gift Cards are fully transferable and have NO expiration date. They are available in any amount from CHF 49 – CFH 950. It makes a great gift for someone who loves photography or travel. Order now, or email us for more information.


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