Interlaken is located between Thunersee and Brienzersee, overlooking the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau.
Interlaken is an ideal starting point for winter or summer holidays with 45 lifts, 200 km of pistes, and many hiking trails, and on the lakes you can sail with different ferries, incl. a historic wheelbarrow.
Activities and events in the area:
Schynige Platte near Wilderswil: rack-railway to Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau with many hiking opportunities.
Jungfraujoch and Schilthorn: with the rack-railway to Europe's highest railway station, and to Piz Gloria (restaurant)
St. Beatus cave: limestone caves
Jungfrau Music Festival: international brass bands
Greenfeld Festival: 40 international bands in 3 days open-air concerts (June)
Jungfrau Marathon: takes place at 1823 meters altitude (September)