Alpbachfall

The Alpbachfall is an impressive 80 meter high waterfall near Meiringen in the region Berner Oberland, Switzerland.

From Brienz drive to Meiringen and park the car somewhere near the train station. The waterfall Alpbachfall is located near the cable station of Meiringen. From the train station walk to the Sherlock Holmes museum and further east to the river. There go left towards the cable station. From the train station of Meiringen it is a 10 minute walk to the base of the waterfall. There is also a big parking near the cable station.

From the cable station you already can see the Alpbachfall thundering down. The river Alpbach drops down in two stages and is easy to access. The upper part has a vertical fall of about 50 meters.

Meiringen is famous because of the stories with Sherlock Holmes. But there are also very interesting waterfalls nearby. The most famous one, besides the Alpbachfall, is the Reichenbachfall on the other side of the valley (also in Meiringen).

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About Alpbachfall

CountrySwitzerland
RegionBerner Oberland
LocationMeiringen
RiverAlpbach
Height80m
Latitude46.729845
Longitude8.193167
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