Meiringen Tourism

Meiringen is a town and municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. Besides Meiringen itself, the municipality includes the settlements of Balm, Brünigen, Eisenbolgen, Hausen, Prasti, Sand, Stein, Unterbach, Unterheidon, Wylerli and Zaun. The town is famous for the nearby Reichenbach Falls, a spectacular waterfall that was the setting for the fictional presumed death of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes. The town is also known for its claim to have been the place where the meringue was first created. The blazon of the municipal coat of arms is Or an Eagle displayed Sable crowned, beaked, langued and membered of the first.


Planning a vacation to Meiringen in Switzerland? This vacation planner will provide you with all the essential information you need. The nearest major city to Meiringen is Zurich. Attractions in Zurich include Lindenhof, Old Town, Lake Promenade. Also, to reach Meiringen, you'll have to take a flight to Zurich; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Meiringen are of 1-2 days.

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Meiringen Trip Planner

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