It was established in 1146 as "Grindewalt," when Conrad III of Germany granted land to an abbey as estates.
Today, Grindelwald is best known as a luxury ski resort vacation area, and is main economy is in tourism. It is also known for its beautiful natural scenery, mountains and lake, cute compact houses, and elevation.
People Born in Grindelwald
Grindelwald in People's Lives
Natalie Portman: I traveled here in 2004 to film scenes of the movie Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith.