Switzerland, Adelboden


Based on 10 days, 9 nights coach tour for 36 passengers travelling July 2024. Subject to availability.

A true Swiss adventure!

You’ll be ‘wowed’ from the very moment you step foot off your coach in the village of Adelboden. Think ‘chocolate box Swiss chalets’, surrounded by idyllic vistas of snow-capped mountains in every direction – it’s picture-perfect and that’s only just the beginning!

Soak up the beautiful surroundings, dive into the Swiss culture and enjoy an adventure – there’s nowhere else like the Bernese Oberland!

And for Girlguiding members it’s home to the WAGGGS World Centre, Our Chalet, a highlight of every group’s time spent in Switzerland. Visit the amazing centre on a guided tour, take pride in a badge pinning ceremony – it’s certainly one to tick off the Guiding bucket list!

Plus, when you choose Venture Abroad, you choose to take all the hassle out of it, as our experts help you plan your very own tailored itinerary from start to finish. Activity holidays to Adelboden in Switzerland, built your way!

Our top tips for visiting Adelboden


During the summer months.


In your own Swiss chalet with various sizes available to suit your group. 


By coach or plane.

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18 months – 2 years in advance.

Stay the Swiss way, in your very own group chalet!

Welcome to your home-away-from-home in the style of a typical Swiss chalet! With a variety of chalets to choose from, accommodating groups from 30-80 people, every chalet is fully-equipped, multi-bedded and each has recreation space and large dining rooms to give your group the space to bond, live and gain skills and experiences that will last a lifetime. ​

Food, glorious, food

Adelboden has a local supermarket conveniently located in the centre of the village, so your group can wander down and pick up everything you need. But here at Venture Abroad, we know how precious your time away is and we’ll do everything we can to make it hassle-free. So, that’s why we offer twice weekly food deliveries direct to your chalet door. Speak to our team to find out more. ​

Activities and Excursions

For Girlguiding members, a guided tour of the WAGGGS World Centre and a traditional pinning ceremony is an absolute highlight! But there’s plenty of other things to see and do too – the challenge is choosing what to include in your tailor-made itinerary!

What’s popular with our groups?

Two ways to enjoy Adelboden in the summer...

Set Departure


How could your trip to Adelboden look?

It’s important to remember that with our help, you can plan your time in Adelboden to suit your group. There’s no fixed itinerary, every activity holiday is different. That said, we know it’s helpful to see how your time away could look, so here’s a sample itinerary to get the ideas flowing.

Day 1

Depart by coach for your overnight ferry crossing.

Day 2

You’ll arrive in Adelboden by the afternoon for your first glimpse of your chalet, then it’s time to unwind, explore the area or relax in the local outdoor pool.

Day 3

Spend the morning hiking to Engstligenalp for beautiful Alpine scenery, where you could enjoy a picnic before heading back to Adelboden for an afternoon at leisure.

Day 4

Today Scouting groups could take the train to Kandersteg and visit Kandersteg International Scout Centre, whilst Girlguiding members could visit the WAGGGS World Centre, Our Chalet. Or you could take the cable car to Oschinensee for swimming in the lake and tobogganing?

Day 5

Visit the Woodcarver’s Workshop where you’ll receive a woggle with your name engraved on it, before embarking on the Cholorenschlucht hike to admire the gorge.

Day 6

This morning, enjoy a leisurely boat trip to the beautiful town of Interlaken and enjoy some time browsing the local shops.

Day 7

Take a trip to the Trummelbach Falls, then return to Adelboden for a traditional Swiss evening of traditional music and fondue.

Day 8

Take the Tschentenalp cable car for views of the Bernese Oberland, before returning to Adelboden to enjoy your last afternoon at leisure.

Day 9 & 10

Your time in Switzerland has come to an end. It’s time to depart by coach and ferry for an overnight journey back home.

An itinerary like this could cost…

Based on 10 days, 9 nights coach tour for 36 passengers travelling July 2024. Subject to availability.

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Yes, groups will be required to bring these items with them.  

On our set departure tours during the summer holidays your coach will not stay with you in resort and travel will be on public transport with tickets purchased in resort. Groups filling their own coach and travelling outside of the summer holidays will keep their coach with them in resort.  

Absolutely! There is a great public transport link between Adelboden and Kandersteg, making it easy to include a day trip to the famous KISC.  

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Take a look at our comprehensive list of most Frequently Asked Questions.  

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