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Bernina Express near Pontresina

The Bernina Express approaching Pontresina.

Flowers along the Aare in Thun

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Cable car to Piz Nair

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Jungfraujoch train near Kleine Scheidegg

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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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Travelling from Zurich to Neuschwanstein Castle
We will travelling in may 2020 First Week, As we have opt Bernina Exprees From Tirano to Chur and from Chur we will come to Zurich. around 8.30pm. Now we have 1 and Half day in Zurich then we will go to Lauterbrunnen as base for 7 days and 2 days in Montreux. Now guide us as w...
Rhine falls & Stein am Rhein day trip from Zurich
I would be traveling with my wife and our 15 year old son through Switzerland for 16 days. We will be using 15 days Swiss pass. My question is in Zurich I have 3 days at the end of our tour before flying out... One day I would like to do Rhine falls & Stein am Rhein day ...
Visit Mt Pilatus, Rigi and Titlis in two full days
My husband and will be staying in Lucerne. We have allocated 2 full days to visit Mt Pilatus, Mt Rigi and Mt Titlus. We think trying to visit all 3 will be too much so am trying to decide which 2. At this stage I am thinking that we will visit Mt Pilatus and either Mt Rigi ...
Lauterbrunnen to Schilthorn day trip using car
Hi there We will be travelling by car from Interlaken to Lauterbrunnen on May 27th, 2020. We are a family of 4. I have been researching and researching trying to figure this out. Here is what we are trying to do: Spend some time in Lauterbrunnen, the town and the falls. We figu...
12 night Switzerland in March for laid back 30ers
Hello, My boyfriend and I are traveling to Switzerland for 12 nights, and we are putting together our itinerary for which cities we would like to see and stay in, and could use a little advice or thoughts on what we have so far. We are both very active, roughly ~30 years old...
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