Panoramic Map of The Jungfrau Region - Wengen sits on a high plateau at 4,000 ft

Panoramic Map of The Jungfrau Region - Wengen sits on a high plateau at 4,000 ft
How to describe Wengen, Switzerland?

Lovely for couples and romance. Great for families and friends. Heaven on earth for skiiers, walkers, climbers and mountain bikers. Fabulous for artists and photographers. Ideal for those who wish to explore Swiss history, enjoy spectacular train journeys and visit beautiful places. Pretty, quiet, picturesque, fresh air galore. A perfect holiday, celebration and conference venue.

There's so much to do and see in and around Wengen. A beautiful car-free Alpine village with a range of accommodation to suit everyone's pocket, all at Swiss-quality standards and service.

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Saturday, 13 August 2011

Mendelssohn Music Festival in Wengen

From Sunday 20 August 2011 to Sunday 27 August 2011 Wengen will once again host the renowned Mendelssohn Music Festival.

Mirjam Tschopp features in the first concert on 20 August with a program of Beethoven, Bartholdy and Schubert
In addition to Mirjam Tschopp, Ulrich Koella, Piotr Plawner and the Plawner Consort, the Carmina Quartet, Aimo Pagin, Raphael Oleg, David Pia and Gerard Wyss will also be performing a wide variety of period music.

Single tickets are CHF 55 and a concert pass for 5 concerts is available at CHF 220.
For further information and to purchase tickets contact the Wengen Tourist Information office at +41 (0) 33 856 8585 or contact them on

The Carmina Quartet will be accompanied by Hiroko Sakagami on Klavier.  Photo: Christian Lanz