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Saturday Quad tour in Zurich
"We start with an introduction into Quad riding and then start our Quad hike on narrow roads up and down the hills. We either drive around the Bachtel hill with a beautiful view over the lake of Zurich and to the alps or up to Sternenberg from where we can see all over the region of Zurich Oberland and Thurgau.Enjoy the beautiful landscape of the Zurich countryside with its small farms the forests and the green fields. After approx. 1 hour we go to a local restaurant for lunch resp. dinner ant then return to our base where the tour ends.""""Quad tour in the hills near the city of Zurich
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3-Hour Essential Lucerne Photography Tour
"We aim to capture and explore as many historic and modern sights as possible the medieval world famous Chapel Bridge considered to be one of the oldest covered wooden bridges in Europe; the Museggmauer a wall which has been preserved in its original well-fortified state; the many town squares with its frescoes at the heart of its car-free old town; the dramatic lion monument; and the Culture and Convention Centre (KKL) with a futuristic architecture designed by leading French architect Jean Nouvel.Photographer will help you get beautiful images while discovering the most charming Swiss city."""
From CHF309.00
 
Jungfraujoch: Top of Europe Day Trip from Zurich
"Board a coach at the central Zurich bus terminal and savor the scenery as you drive 2 hours south through Switzerland's beautiful Bernese Oberland to Lauterbrunnen. Here you'll hop on a cogwheel train for a ride up the Alps via the Kleine Scheidegg mount up up savoring views of the towering mountains around you until you reach Jungfraujoch. You're officially at the highest train station in Europe at an elevation of 11333 feet (3
From CHF229.00

More Things to Do in Meiringen

the English chapel of Meiringen

Directely at Conan-Doyle-Square you may see the tiny English chapel. The church itself is not very special from inside, except for the Sherlock-Holmes-Museum in its cellar and a carved trunk in front...
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globetrott
Nov 16, 2005

the village of Meiringen

The village of Meiringen has still plenty of old wooden houses and so it makes sense to take a little walk. Next to the church you will see some of the most beautiful houses with lovely balconies,...
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globetrott
Nov 16, 2005

Aareschlucht

Aareschlucht is a gorge, where the river Aare flows through a rather narrow valley - at first the rocks on both sides of the gorge are in a distance of 200 meters and at the end you may touch the...
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globetrott
Nov 16, 2005

The monument for Sherlok Holmes

Sherlok Holmes did never live in reality, BUT in Meiringen you may see the place, where he died and you may see his monument at the main-square of Meiringen, that is also called Conan-Doyle-Place. The...
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globetrott
Nov 16, 2005

Reichenbachfall - where Sherlock Holmes died

Reichenbachfall is the big waterfall opposite of Meiringen, about 2 km to the south from the Sherlok-Holmes-museum. Conan Doyle - the author of Sherlok Holmes - was a regular guest in Meiringen and he...
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Nov 16, 2005

Reichenbachfalle (Reichenbach Falls)

Fictional history aside, my friend Madeleine and I really enjoyed seeing the falls too.There's even a white star marked on the back of the waterfall to mark the alleged spot where the fight took place...
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Kate-Me
Sep 17, 2003
 
 
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Alpen Tower

Alpen tower (2'245m) - take a ride up on the super fast 8-person Gondola "Eagle Express" to the Alpen tower panoramic restaurant. You need to change cable-cars at Magisalp though. Enjoy a drink or...
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sandysmith
Dec 01, 2002

Meirringen -Haslibeg Reuti

If in Meirringen for a while you must surely go up to the Alpen Tower for the Alpine panorama.....first you need to take the cable-car from town up to Reuti where you change for the eagle express...
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sandysmith
Dec 01, 2002

Aareschlucht

Located in the Hasliberg Valley between Meiringen and Willigen lies the Aare River gorge. The towering rocks are very close together with the rushing river at the bottom. Footpaths of wood and tunnels...
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JudyinPA
Oct 19, 2002

Aare Gorge

Between Meiringen and Innertkirchen, the Hasli valley is divided by a natural barrier, the "Kirchet". In the course of many thousands of years, the river Aare has cut deep gorges into the rock. This...
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sandysmith
Sep 06, 2002

Reichenbachfalls

These impressive waterfalls -100m high - are the legendary site of Sherlock Holmes tragic death. The mountain station of the funicular taking you to the falls is the starting point of some great...
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sandysmith
Sep 04, 2002

Chapel/Bells

This chapel was unfortunately closed when I was there. Just behind the chapel you will find two old bells no longer in use. They date back to 1351 and 1480 respectively.
yumyum
Sep 30, 2007

Bell Tower

The church’s bell tower stands entirely separate from the church und has a very special architecture. The front side features a big clock face and a fresco.
yumyum
Sep 30, 2007

Sherlock Holmes museum/English chapel

The Sherlock Holmes museum is situated in the empty English chapel just off Hauptstrasse. In the English chapel there are sometimes art installations to be seen. The museum is in the basement.
yumyum
Sep 30, 2007

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"Sherlock Holmes never lived, BUT died in Meiringen"
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"Welcome to Meiringen"
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sandysmith

"Meiringen - Sherlock Holmes Town"
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"Meiringen the starting point for many trips"
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"MEIRINGEN"
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