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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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Reserve seat on train with Swiss Travel Pass
I and my wife will visit in June and have bought 15 days Swiss Tvl Pass. I note that for most IC trains allow Seat Reservation in advance. How much does it charge each time? Method to made advance Seat Reservation, etc. Thank you.
Pick up Gotthard Panorama Express in part way
I and my wife have bought Swiss Travel Pass and will visit Switzerland in June. I have reserved 2 seats on Palm Express PostBus on 15.06.2018 from St. Moritz to Lugano, and reserved 2 seats on Gotthard Panorama Express on 17.06.2018 from Lugano at 09:23 to Fluelen 11:47, then bo...
Hike around Lake Oeschinensee (Frudenschnuer)
Hello, Has anyone done the hike that circles Lake Oeschinense in Kandersteg? I believe it's call Frudenschnuer. Is this a hike that can be done without any climbing equipment? Below is a map of the hike that someone put together.; jsessionid=F3793182D36 4C2...
Suggestions regarding activities
We are visiting Switzerland from 16-27 June, on day one we will reach Lucerne and plan to do local tout on the same day on the next day we are planning to visit my.titlis and on day three @11.30 we have cruise trip please suggest how I can adjust a trip to been and trip to Mt. Rigi in it. On...
Weather in Switzerland in mid-June
Hi Would like to know what weather to expect Am travelling Interlaken Lucerne n Zurich between 19thto 25thJune What clothing do I need to carry will be visiting Titlis n Jungfrauch
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