Activity overview

Climb high along the mountain, with waterfalls and ancient rock face.

This is the perfect introduction to Via Ferratas in a spectacular setting, leading up to Engstligenalp along the breathtaking waterfall from Unter dem Brig Adelboden. This activity is suitable for families.

Start the Via Ferrata at 09:15. It usually takes around 3 hours. Times might change according to the weather and the group’s ability.
  • Price Adult: CHF 66.00
  • Price Child: CHF 66.00

Price includes safety equipment and instruction from a mountain guide.

Guest cancellation: the activity provider's guest cancellation policy can be found here.

Important information 
  • A leader or responsible person over 18 years old must be present as part of the group
  • Inform the guide if any members of your group have any learning disabilities or medical conditions. E.g. Asthma, allergies or if you have recently received any medical treatment.
  • This activity is provided by an external company. By purchasing a service of a third party you are accepting the terms and conditions specified by the provider. We accept no liability for services brokered through KISC which are provided by a third party. The invoicing is handled by KISC in the name of the provider.

Meeting Point: Unter dem Birg Bus Stop, Adelboden

By road: 45 min

  • Directions to the Via Ferrata can be seen on the map below.
  • Address: Bergbahnen Engstligenalp AG Unter der Birg 3715 Adelboden
  • The guide will meet you at the bus stop Unter dem Birg, you can park here outside the Engstligenalp Cable Car Station.

By bus: 1 hour - 1 hour 30 min, 1 change

Bus tickets can be booked through the online form under the name "Bus to Adelboden". More information about the bus can be found here.

  • Take the 230 bus from Kandersteg train station to stop Adelboden, Oey and then change to bus 232 in the direction of Unter dem Birg. Your guide will meet you at the bus stop.

Additionally you can change buses at Mineralquelle. If you choose that option, please check the map in the document attached.


Guest cancellation: the guest cancellation policy for the bus can be found here.

  • Comfortable clothes
  • Strong shoes
Awards & Badges 

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Summer (Jun, Jul, Aug)
Guided externally
30 - 60 km away
Duration 4 - 6 hours
Price adult 
CHF 66.00
Price child 
CHF 66.00
Programme theme 
More adventure
Group size 8 - 30
Minimum age limit 
from 12 years