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The Bernina Express on its way from Switzerland to Italy.
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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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Trip to Swiss in May forgroup of 19 pxs for 9 days
We r a group of 19 people planning for may for 9 days trip. Our itenery Included flying in to Geneva from Mumbai. Same day take a city Tour and boat ride. DAY 2 trip to save with glacier 3000. DAY 3 trip to gyernemas with Panasonic express train. DAY 4 Geneva to zermatt. Sa...
What to do in Zermatt in June
Am planning a trip in early June to Zermatt with my family. Besides the Matterhorn Glacier Palace and Gornergrat, I was also intending to do Rothorn, Schwarzsee,Trockner Steg,etc. But looking at the timetable it appears many of the cable cars will not be in operation (Blauherd to Rothorn) as al...
Glacier Express timetable Zermatt to Andermatt
A bit confused on timetable for the Glacier Express. I only have time to go from Zermatt to Andermatt roundtrip. Can not seem to find a return train or time from Andermatt to Zermatt for the same day. Does this train run all day long? I was going to take the 9:37 from Zermatt t...
March 8-18 plan Lucerne, Mt. Pilatus & Mt. Titlis
This is my plan for my trip in march. I will be by myself. My Hotel is in Lucerne 9: arrive Lucerne 10: Vaduz 1/2 day and Munich. overnight train 11: Venice and Ljubljana 12: Ljubljana day. overnight train 13: Lucerne and Mt. Pilatus 14: Snow Park Titlis 15: Snow Park Titlis...
Zurich or Lucerne as a base for 3 days mid January
Hello we are landing in Zurich Jan 13 early morning. Leaving 16 Jan early morning. What is the best way to make the best of our time. we want to take advantage of the nightlife and daytime sightseeing. We were thinking of staying in Zurich and travelling to Lucerne to do si...
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