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Bernina Express near Pontresina

The Bernina Express on its way from Switzerland to Italy.

Flowers along the Aare in Thun


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Cable car to Piz Nair


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Train near the Jungfrau


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Insider tips about the Swiss Alps

  • The weather varies by the season, day, time, location and especially altitude. You'd best dress in multiple thinner layers so you can adjust to the local circumstances.
  • The Swiss train system is safe, clean and easy to use. In most cases, it's a much better choice than a road trip.
  • Nearly all public transport can be found in one single online timetable.

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3 weeks by train
Hello! Our initial plans to get married in Switzerland did not pan out but finally, we are planning our first trip as husband and wife to Switzerland this summer. My husband does not wish to drive and miss out on all the scenery so we came up with a 3 week trip purely by train. We are a little bit concerned...
Swiss Travel Pass Paris, Lucerne, Jungfrau Zermatt
Hello Everyone, We have a party of 3 Traveling from Paris to Switzerland for 3 day and then to Venice Italy. Here is our planned itinerary: Day 1: Paris to Lucerne to Interlaken Day 2 : Interlaken to Jungfrau to Interlaken to Zermatt Day 3: Zermatt to The Charles Kuonen Sus...
Driving route from Menaggio to Lauterbrunnen
Hello We will be driving from Menaggio,Italy to Lauterbrunnen in mid-June. When I google the route on different sites it always has us going A2 almost all the way up to Lucerne then back down on A8. Is there a reason we couldn’t go A2 to 19 to 6 or A2 to 11 to 6? And if the...
2 days Grindelwald by car, pass for Jungfraujoch?
Hello! Our family (5 adults) is touring Germany, Switzerland, and Italy by car in early June 2019. We will be in Grindelwald for 2 days and Lugano 1. We plan to do Jungfraujoch, Mt. First, Mount San Salvatore and hiking. I have compared the Swiss Half Fare Card and Swiss Tra...
How to validate age limit for Swiss Travel Pass
How to validate age limit as on date ? We are travelling to switzerland on 19th june 2019 .my son is born on 30th June 2003 i am not sure wther he qualifies for child pass or not.
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