- 3862 Innertkirchen
The picturesque Hotel Engstlenalp feels like a time capsule where visitors can travel to back in time to the Swiss mountain life.
It is ideal for those searching to relax and unwind for the evening. The four lakes in the region make this hike a pleasant outing to explore the outdoors during summer and sutumn months.
If you plant to arrive on foot, the best way to reach Engstlenalp, there are many routes with different durations and for each hiking level. Find all of them on the Arrival on Foot page of the hotel
The starting point is the Tälli Cottage in Gadmertail. There the Tälli via ferrata, the first ferrata in Switzerland, leads to the route up to Gadmerflue at 2,540 m, until Engstlenap. Hiking experience and appropriate equipment are required for this path.
- Skiing tours
- Snowshoe tours
- Mountain guides for ski and snowshoe tours can be found at the Swiss Mountain Guide Association
This hotel and trail are part of the collection of 32 hikes for families, found in the latest book by Fresh Air Kids Switzerland Hikes for Huts.
Photo credits belong to Fresh Air Kids Switzerland.
For reservations and details about bookings visit here!
Prepare yourself and family before the trip with the ultimate hiking and overnight checklist in our post Tips for a Successful Overnight Stay in a Mountain Hut, by expert Melinda Taylor Schoutens from Fresh Air Kids Switzerland