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The Bernina Express on its way from Switzerland to Italy.

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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Mountain tickets with Swiss Travel Pass 10 adults
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Jungfraujoch, Luzern, Pilatus, Zermatt in 4 days
Dear Concern, I am planning a 4 day trip with my wife and 2 kids (1 & 6 yrs) from August 13-16. We want to visit the following places; 1. Jungfraujoch (top of europe) 2. Luzern & Mt. Pilatis 3. Zermatt we have allocated one day for each of the above. the 4th day is al...
Swiss Travel Pass timing coverage question
Hello there, I am trying to find the best Swiss Travel pass option for my vacation. We are 2 adults and a 3 year old. I appreciate your suggestions and advice as always. This is our itinerary: * Arriving Zurich MAy 2nd at 11:30 am by train. Then heading to Lucerne. Visiting Lucerne...
Alternate scenic route Thun to Lucerne
Hi Everyone, We will be based in Lucerne for a few days and one of the days will take the train to Thunersee area via Bern. Prior to this we will have come from Montreux on the Golden Line through Interlaken. Having been on those 2 routes we are looking at a different route to return t...
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