Jungfraujoch Top of Europe

 

Day Photo Tour from Lucerne!

Highlights:

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Swiss Alps
  • Highest train station in Europe at 11,300ft (3,454 meters)
  • Enjoy the Sphinx Terrace, Plateau, Ice Palace, and Alpine Sensation
  • Breathtaking panorama of the Aletsch Glacier (Europe’s longest ice river)
  • Private tour
  • Guided by an experienced travel photographer
  • Visit “Staubbachfall” waterfall in Lauterbrunnen. 
  • From May to October we have the possibility too take the Eiger walk, a 35 min. moderate downhill from Eiger Station to Kleine Scheidegg. 

Overview

Take a memorable journey to the impressive world of the Jungfraujoch – the Top of Europe, designated by UNESCO as a natural “World Heritage Site of the Swiss Alps”. Visiting the Jungfraujoch’s eternal ice and snow kingdom is a once-in-a-lifetime experience which offers plenty of photography opportunities. When you arrive on the Jungfraujoch you can visit the various attractions such as the Sphinx Terrace, Plateau, Ice Palace, and Alpine Sensation. We will also have time to visit the “Staubbachfall” waterfall in the Lauterbrunnen Valley. 

To round up this alpine experience we suggest to visit the Glacier waterfalls in a Gorge or to take the Eiger walking trail as tour optionals besides the Jungfrau Tour. 

I will photograph you and your private group along the tour in a Private Photo-Shooting session. The Locations i know at Jungfrau are the best for outstanding images!  

What to Expect

Capture the perfect post-card images in the best Swiss alpine adventure! Bring your camera and we will help you take unforgettable pictures. We also offer the possibility to photograph you with our professional equipment so you will not missed any detail of this life-enriching journey! 

Leave from Lucerne early morning in a private and comfortable Vehicle. After driving for One hr. through the postcard picture like Swiss country side along Crystal clear Lakes and small Villages, we will reach the Valley of Lauterbrunnen. Change to a modern cogwheel train, will take you up to “Kleine Scheidegg”, situated right at the foot of the world-famous Eiger North Face. The Whole cog train trip to Jungfrau last bit more than 1 hr and offers, from the comfort of your set, the possibility to enjoy some of the best Alpine Landscapes in the Region. On the way, We will have 5 min. stop to see the Glacier called “Ice-Meer” and take some pictures of it and of yourself in this jaw dropping setting. 

Continue to the Jungfraujoch – the highest train station in Europe at 11,300ft (3,454 meters) Admire the unique kingdom of eternal snow and ice, visit the ice palace and experience the breathtaking panorama of the Aletsch Glacier (Europe’s longest ice river) and the soaring peaks of the neighboring countries. We will have approx. three full hours to spend there and if you want, you can test your adventure spirit in the ice-park which offers Zip-Line, Golf and other activities with a lot of fun. After take the trip back to Lauterbrunnen throughout typical mountain villages. This is a unique Alpine Adventure.

If you choose the Jungfrau Tour with the Eiger walking trail, then on our way back after visiting Jungfrau, we will get off in Eiger station and walk downhill in a moderate walking tour to Kleine Scheidegg for approx. 40 min.

If you choose the Jungfrau Tour with a visit to the Glaciar Waterfalls then we spend one hour in the Gorge to admire the wonders of Nature with 10 Waterfalls ( Season April to Nov.)  

What’s Included

  • Professional photographer guide
  • Private tour
  • Transport by private, comfortable vehicle from Lucerne
  • Photography Shooting on location
  • 30 images post-processed with a professional software 
  • On-line gallery to download the images taken along the tour
  • Lucerne Hotel’s Pick up and Drop off 
  • Visit the Staubbachfall waterfall in Lauterbrunnen.
  • Eiger walking trail from May to October (Optional Tour) 
  • Entrance Fee to the Glacier Waterfalls in a Gorge (Tour option available from April to Nov) 

What’s Not Included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Transportation to/from attractions ( All trains to and from Jungfraujoch approx. cost per person CHF184)
  • Personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance
  • Extra Activities

Tour Price with Options:

Jungfrau Photo Tour CHF 990 (up to 8 persons)

Jungfrau Photo Tour + Eiger Walking Trail CHF 1200 (up to 8 persons)

Jungfrau Photo Tour + Glaciar Waterfalls CHF 1300 (up to 8 persons)

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. 

Transportation cost per person: CHF 184 (all trains to and from Jungfraujoch)

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

Meeting Point

Hotel Pick up and Drop off

Additional info:

Season:

The Jungfrau Photo Tour is available through the Year!

The Eiger walking trail option available from May to October

The Glacier Waterfalls tour option is available from April to November.

The Photo Tour is not a photography course, it means i will show you the best spots to take outstanding images and also will photograph you with my professional camera and process them in my photo software. All images taken along the tour will be available for you to download in a private on-line gallery. All cameras and smart phones are welcome. 

Is this Tour for you?

This tour is designed for everyone who likes adventure, nature lovers and photography enthusiasts. 

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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