Windsurfing is often not associated with Switzerland, but the lakes do certainly allow this. Here, it's done on the Davosersee (Lake Davos).
Apart from hiking, Swiss nature is perfect for all kinds of sports like snowboarding, skiing, rafting, paragliding and skydiving. Good views are guaranteed. The below tours allow you to enjoy such activities.
Entrance ticket for an independent walk in the impressive Grindelwald Glacier Canyon. The walk in the canyon takes less than two hours.
The BodmiArena is close to Grindelwald and easy to reach: a good place for sledding and snow tubing. Beginner equipment is included.
An offer for experienced skiers or snow boarders: rent top equipment for 1, 2 or 3 days. You can browse a large selection of gear. A ski hire technician will assist you. Equipment insurance is included.
A comfortable coach will take you to Interlaken for a photo stop, and then to Grindelwald. You'll take the scenic cableway to First, then descend by the spectacular First Flyer, plus a cart and scooter ride. Finally there's a train ride to Interlaken to board the coach back to Zurich.
Enjow views of Interlaken, Lake Thun and the Bernese Alps during this tandem paragliding flight from Beatenberg to Interlaken. Transportation to the launch site is included.
Your guide picks you up in Interlaken for a 30-minute ride to the slopes above Beatenberg. This is where the 10- to 20-minute paragliding flight starts, across Lake Thun, to the town center of Interlaken.
Enjoy a paragliding flight with an experienced pilot over the magnificent Lauterbrunnen valley. A drink and transportation from Lauterbrunnen are included.
Easy and scenic rafting tour suitable for all ages. A shower and refreshments are included.
An adventurous rafting tour in a spectacular gorge in the Engadin region. A shower and drinks are included.
Guided walking tour along the castles and villas in the Lake Lucerne region. This tour along St. Charles Hall, Neuhabsburg Castle, and Meggenhorn Castle takes about 4 hours.
Enjoy a long panorama flight in the Lake Lucerne region. You'll be taken along by an experienced pilot. Safety gear is included.
You'll get a coach ride to Chamonix, and get to choose from a full day of skiing, or half a day of skiing plus a cableway ride to Aiguille du Midi to enjoy the views. A ski pass and use of ski equipment are included. Note: ski lessons are not included, this is a trip for experienced skiers.
Enjoy a 1-hour sled run under the night sky of the Bernese Alps. Afterwards, you'll optionally get a traditional Swiss cheese fondue. Transportation from and to Interlaken or one of the nearby villages is included.
You'll meet with the pilot at the cable car valley station, which is next to the Davos Platz train station. Once up the mountain (Jakobshorn), you'll take off for a tandem flight to enjoy views of Davos and the Alps. You'll land very close to the cable car valley station.
A 220-meter bungee jump from the Verzasca dam (Contra dam), just like James Bond did in the movie Goldeneye. A training is included. Transportation to the dam is not included (there's a bus).
After a safety briefing, you'll join your professional guide in an 8-person raft to navigate down the Lütschine river to Lake Brienz. Transportation, a wetsuit, life jacket, helmet, and coffee/beer are included.
A small-group guided kayak tour on beautiful Lake Brienz. Kayak experience is not required for this 3-hour tour.
A professional guide takes a small group into the Jungfrau region for a thrilling canyoning experience. You'll start with abseiling into the canyon before the actual canyoning begins. Transportation, a wetsuit, helmet and hot drink are included.
Half a day of fun in the wild cold water of the Bernese Alps. You'll be depart from Interlaken for a thrilling canyoning experience with a professional guide. A wetsuit, helmet, harness, life jacket and lunch are included.
Leap into the glacier gorge from a platform high above the canyon floor. Transportation from and to Interlaken is included.
You'll meet with the pilot at the cable car valley station, which is next to the Klosters Platz train station. Once up the mountain (Gotschnagrat), you'll take off for a tandem flight to enjoy views of Klosters and the Alps. You'll land in the village of Klosters.
Learn skiing techniques during a 2.5-hour beginners class on the slopes above Grindelwald. Afterwards there's time to explore the town. The bus ride from Zurich to Grindelwald and back is included, as well as ski equipment, clothes and a ticket for the ski lift.
Book this if you're not the average tourist: a bungee jump from a cable car high above the lake (Hinterstockensee) half way up the mountain. Transportation from your hotel in or near Interlaken and back is included.
After a short scenic helicopter flight, you and your instructor jump down for a tandem skydive with the famous Jungfrau in the background. All gear and hotel pick-up and drop-off are included.
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