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Must knows about the coronavirus in Switzerland

  • Unfortunately trips to Switzerland are not possible at the moment;
  • We'll keep you updated in our forum;
  • Meanwhile, we're here to assist if you're planning a future trip!
Swiss clouds will wait for you

Nothing beats rising above a deck of clouds in the Swiss Alps!

Flowers along the Aare in Thun

WHERE TO GO

Find out what town or region appeals to you most.

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Cable car to Piz Nair

WHAT TO DO

Viewing points, scenic train rides, boat trips, hiking. It's all here!

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Jungfraujoch train near Kleine Scheidegg

HOW TO TRAVEL

There are many ways to travel to and in Switzerland. About trains, cars, buses, boats, cable cars and the tickets you need.

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FORUM

The forum is the place to ask your questions, talk with other travelers and get the news about traveling to Switzerland.

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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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How to choose the best rail pass

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At the forum

Exploring Bernese Oberland from Bern
Is BERN, instead of Interlaken, also a good base option to explore the Bernese Oberland? Thanks.
August trip with 13 & 15 yo kids from San Diego
I purchased tickets for myself and my 2 kids (ages 13 and 15) for their first Switzerland visit for Aug 4 - Aug 22. Tickets were from Skybooker. I am assuming we will need to cancel, but I am holding off to see how things evolve over the summer. I was planning to buy the 2 wee...
Suggestions for 13 day Switzerland visit in May
I shall give a bit of background about myself. I am 45 years old and shall travel with my wife and son (15 years). I visited Switzerland in May 2017 for 8 days. I stayed in Interlaken for 7 days and Zurich for 1 day. I visited all major attractions like Rheinfall, Mt Titlis, J...
Should I cancel Sept Bernina/ Glacier Express trip
Hello, I have two scenic trains booked for mid september through Happy Rail (Glacier Express and Bernina Express). I just recieved an email from HappyRail telling me they advise that I cancel my scenic train tickets for a fee of 75 . They said they don't think international...
Swiss Travel Pass vs Swiss Half Fare Card
I shall give a bit of background about myself. I am 45 years old and shall travel with my wife and son (15 years). I visited Switzerland in May 2017 for 8 days. I stayed in Interlaken for 7 days and Zurich for 1 day. I visited all major attractions like Rheinfall, Mt Titlis, Jungfra...
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