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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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FInal Week itinerary for Wengen with questions
Hi all I am currently finalizing my itinerary for my July trip to Wengen and Lucerne. We are a fit late 50s couple. We do quite a bit of hiking here in the States but no altitude. Typically on vacation, we like to take moderate difficulty level hikes (no technical) and also see...
Mountain days in Lucerne, Interlaken & Zermatt
Hello All, Just looking for advice on my plans for a couple day trips while in Switzerland. I'm not sure if I'm being overly optimist on doing all these things on particular days. I am traveling by myself, and I am not one to normally linger at tourist shops; i'm coming to Swit...
Bernese Oberland 2 adults and toddler in August
Hello All! We are excited about traveling to the Jungfrau region in August, we are a family of 2 adults and our toddler, who is almost 4 years old. Our home base will be in Wengen, here is our itinerary for now. Please provide feedback, if this is too much or if there are bett...
Tickets from Weissfluhjoch to Weissfluhgipfel!!
In davos website: www.davos.ch/en/summer /mountains/prices-tickets/ No ticket prices from Weissfluhjoch to Weissfluhgipfel (the last stage). Does this means it is already included for free when purchase the ticket to From Davos-Weissfluhjoch? And appearntly the prices are retu...
Activities after arriving in Mürren late afternoon
Hello! My husband and I will arrive to Switzerland this week. Depending on how quickly we get through customs etc, we are hoping to get the train to arrive to Mürren between 3-4 pm. We want to check into our hotel and drop off our luggage. Any suggestions on what to do...
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