Waldspitz - Feld - Bussalp No. 10

Short facts

  • start: Waldspitz
  • destination: Bussalp
  • medium
  • 6,74 km
  • 2 hours 40 minutes
  • 396 m
  • 2200 m
  • 1796 m
  • 100 / 100
  • 40 / 100

best season

Explore the hiker's paradise Bussalp

Take the bus to Waldspitz. From there the hiking trail starts on the natural road from where it branches off to the right. Hike through the mountain landscape - past alpine meadows and fields of flowers. Throughout the hike you can enjoy a fantastic view of the whole Grindelwald valley and the surrounding panorama. Buses return to the valley from Bussalp.

General information


Waldspitz - Bussalp - Feld

Safety Guidelines


  • hiking daypack (approx. 20 liters) with rain cover
  • comfortable and sturdy footwear
  • adequate and durable outdoor clothing in multiple layers
  • sun and rain protection
  • snacks and drinking water
  • first aid kit
  • penknife
  • mobile phone
  • if necesessary: telescope sticks, headlight, maps

There are restaurants on Waldspitz and Bussalp.

Getting there

There are different ways to reach the region by car. The fastest way from Basel and Geneva is via Berne. The fastest route from Zurich is through Lucerne and the Brünig Pass. The pass is open in summer and winter.

From the south, the route goes over the Grimsel or Susten Pass into the region. Both passes are only open in summer. Alternatively, you can take the Simplon Pass and then Lötschberg car transport.


Grindelwald has public car parks with covered parking spaces: Eiger+ car park (252 parking spaces) and Sportzentrum car park (160 parking spaces). They cannot be reserved in advance. Uncovered parking spaces are available everywhere in the village.

Public transit

Thanks to its central location in Europe, Switzerland is served by international trains from over 12 countries. Within Switzerland, Intercity trains run directly from Basel and Lucerne to the Jungfrau Region. Travellers from Zurich have to change in Berne. The trains run every half hour.

Additional Information


  • Hiking Trail (19%)
  • Crushed Rock (6%)
  • Path (73%)
  • Asphalt Coating (2%)


This tour is presented by: Jungfrau Region Tourismus AG

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