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Bernina Express near Pontresina

The Bernina Express between Samedan and Pontresina.

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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SBB vs HappyRail for Swiss Half Fare Card
If I buy SHFC directly from SBB, I understand that there is SwissPass account that allow me to sync it with SBB mobile app. If I buy SHFC from HappyRail, can I add that to my SBB mobile app?
Swiss travel pass - time validity
Hi all, after the detailed itinerary and rail pass calculation am thinking of buying 5 or 8 day flex stp. Wanted to know at what time the pass validity starts ? I believe there is no different rule for flex pass and consecutive days pass. So for simple example, let's take 3 days consecutive...
Geneva to Grindelwald October 10-15, 2019
Hi everyone. I just want to ask some questions. October 10, 2019 me and my husband flight going to Geneva. October 11, 2019 my graduation ceremony in Geneva. We planned to go to Interlaken on October 12 to 14, 2019. 1. Which travel pass I need to buy? 2. What is the weather in Switz...
Can I use Saver Day Pass on the tram in Zürich?
I already asked that here, but I'm still unsure. Sorry if I ask again. I have a Saver Day Pass for 9/29. I will go from Tirano to St. Moritz, then to Chur, then Zürich, all on the same day. Arriving in Zürich, I need to take a tram to the hotel. With the Saver Day Pa...
Most scenic Zurich to St. Moritz
Hello, We are planning a trip to St. Moritz in early September 2020. We would be landing at Zurich airport around 1pm and we would like to take a scenic train ride to St. Moritz. I am having difficulty determining which route provides us with the most scenic views. We are flying in from Icel...
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