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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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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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Seat reservations
I am trying to reserve VIP seats on the Golden Pass Express from Lucern to Montreux on the 26th. of December, also reserve seats day return St. Moritz to Tirano on the Bernina Express or the panoramic car attached to the regional train on the 7th. of January but having great difficulty. We hold 1st. Class ...
Nov Road form Luzern to Zematt and Zematt to Mila
Hi all, Need some advise on the road condition and pass closure during 11th Nov from Luzern to Visp (train visp to zematt). And on 13th Nov if anyone can advise driving cross border from Visp to Milan passes are open and road condition? I understand there are train services ...
4 days in Switzerland based in Lyon
We are going to be visiting Lyon in June next year and would love to do some hiking in picturesque areas and see some of the beautiful villages or towns. We will only have 4 days and want to use our time efficiently. Can you suggest some highlights that will be easy to get to from Lyon? t...
Tranport options - Luzern & Jungfrau late November
Hi Everyone, I am really confused about how to move around during winter in Lucerne and Jungfrau Region with all the different operation hours. I have got so many different information from everywhere hence really appreciate someone’s help on the following: During the...
Swiss Travel Pass coverage in St Gallen?
I'm planning a trip to St Gallen next August. Does the Swiss Travel Plan cover bus tickets within the city?
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