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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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which excursions to do in a 14 day swiss trip
Hi, I am going to switzerland for 15 days from 20th may 2015 to 3 june.I would be buying a swiss pass for 15 days. I would like your help in deciding which excursions to do during that period. The following are the excursions i am interested in : Jungfrauch, titlis, matterhorn p...
Swiss Transfer Ticket Flash Sale for UK travelers
Travelers from the UK and Ireland can now take advantage of extra low Swiss Transfer Ticket prices. Only until November 30 (next Sunday), 2nd class tickets are GBP 85 instead of 92, and 1st class tickets are GBP 139 instead of 148. This is the time to buy if you will be visi...
I have a swiss half price pass for 1 month and i am trying to go to Landeck-Zams, Bahnhof from Zurich. Is this pass valid for the discount? Coz when i try to select the reduction, it only appears the half price card for 1/2/3 year so i am wondering if they are the same. Million thanks!
Swiss Pass and Trams
Hello, I am getting an 8 day Swiss Pass but I want to make sure I'm covered. I will spend most of my time in Basel. I know that I can use the Swiss Pass on the buses but can I also use it on the trams there or will I need another pass to ride those? Thank you
Return trip Geneva to Zermatt with students
I am about to book tickets on line for the return train trip Geneva to Zermatt before Christmas for my family of four. It looks quite expensive for the four of us to travel. My oldest son is at university and has a student card- can he use it for any discount? Would it apply to fi...
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