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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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How to choose the best rail pass

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urgent swiss itenary
We will be 3 adults and 3 teenagers (17, 13, 13) .Out of the 3 adults, 1 will be joining from India while all the others from uae. We will land Vienna on 15 and after spending a week in Austria and Germany will reach Switzerland on 21st Aug Please clarify 1)v plan to spend 9 nites in interlak en and cov...
Zurich in 4days - What are the Must See,Do & Eat?
HI! We are a couple whom will be transiting in Zurich before we head off to Hamburg, Germany for my hub's worktrip around beg/mid sept. What are the must see , do and eat in Zurich? I have research these Zurich Lake , Rhinefalls, Luzern, Mt Pilatus/Mt Titus, Interlaken , Jun...
Choosing right pass for itinerary
I will be traveling to Switzerland from Frankfurt in early September and spending five or six days in Lauterbrunnen Valley-Grindelwald region before flying from Zurich. My thought was to get a half-fare card as I will hike between villages as much as possible, and only take train or other t...
How safe is Mt. Jungfraujoch for 1 year old baby?
Good Day Arno & Annika, I am confused regarding severity of high altitude sickness on a baby. How long will it take to reach the top? How long do we actually spend on Mt. Jungfrau for a day trip? How many hours is safe for baby to spend on the peak? What are the precauti...
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Day hikes for holiday based in Leysin
Hi there We're a couple from the UK who will be staying in Leysin for the first two weeks of September. Never been to Switzerland before, have just booked a chalet and know pretty much nothing about anything at this point! We're most likely going to hire a car. We are keen to get out an...
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