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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Natural Feature
“Amazing walk through the gorge: witness the power of water first-hand. Closed in the winter months.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Hotel
“Great venue for live music with shuttle bus from Lungern (CHF 10 /person - must be booked in advance through Taxi Toni in Lungern). Nice Terrace out the back for a drink after skiing or a Summer's day/evening. Great food and try the Hay Schnapps (Heuschnapps)”
  • 5 locals recommend
Colloquial Area
“Ein kleiner See und eine Brätelstelle, idyllisch gelegen mit Blick auf die Berner Alpen... Einfach schön”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“This tiny gem is in the heart of Meiringen. A must for Sherlock Holmes fans. Be sure to check out the opening times before you go: it's open daily in the afternoon from May-end of October, but only Wednesday and Sunday afternoons from November-April.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Rent e-bikes at the train station in Meiringen and zoom up and down the mountains! A fun ride is up to the Grosse Scheidegg.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Large grocery store in the centre of Meiringen. Their Frey chocolate is simply some of the best!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Premise
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
“Sie geben Auskunft über alle Regionalen Aktivitäten, wie Museen, Musikfestwoche, Velorennen u.s.w.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Muggenstutz Wanderweg für Kinder und der Alpentower mit einer fantastischen Aussicht. Oben gibt es auch ein Frühstücksbuffet im Restaurant Alpentower. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Premise
“Great place to have a Käseschitte (toasted cheese) on a cold day - need to book watch out for connections back to Meiringen”
  • 4 locals recommend
Lodging
“Du darfst gratis die Sauna und das Dampfbad vom Hotel Alpbach benutzen. Gerne darf auch das Frühstück und/oder Abendessen beim Hotel separat gebucht werden”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“A large grocery store on the way into Meiringen, if you're driving from Hasliberg. The place to buy wine and beer.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“This small shop carries just about everything - including great ice cream and cheese. It's closed over lunch, Thursday afternoons and Sundays.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Lodging
“Conveniently located across the street, this new restaurant offers a great alpine style and traditional Swiss dishes.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Legend has it that Napoleon greatly enjoyed the meringues produced in Meiringen, from where they were introduced to the world! From July to October, kids can bake their own meringues on Wednesday mornings at 10am. Sign up by calling 033 971 10 62.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 1 local recommends