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St. Moritz, Poschiavo, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 September 2012

We took a number of rail journeys throughout Switzerland and the Bernina Pass was definitely my favourite. We travelled the 4 hour route from Chur to Tirano in a 1st class, Classic Pullman car. It didn't have the huge panorama windows of the other cars,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelling from St Moritz to Tirano through stunning scenery via lakes, glaciers, this train ride is well worth a visit. The only downside was the seating which is pretty cramped. The train journey is approx 2.5 hours and would be boring for children as there...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first trip on the Bernina Express ( 384km) which we heard about from one of our friends. Its the only train trip from Tirano Italy going to St Moritz Switzerland. Its the only Swiss railway to cross the Alps. 429 meters above sea level...More

Thank Hema B
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I went from St Moritz to Tirano and back. Most stunning pass. You get up close to the peaks, glaciers, lakes and waterfalls. The engineering on the train track is just awesome. You can put the windows down half way and get great photos. I...More

Thank PerthFern
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

We drove up from Tirano in Italy by coach into Switzerland and up the winding roads into the Bernina Pass. The roads are wide enough for coaches but some of the bends are tight so should not be attempted by inexperienced drivers. However there are...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Went by train from Tirano - on the scheduled local train - return ticket to St Moritz 56 euro - local scheduled train travels same route as Bernina Express with the added advantage of being able to open window to take photographs - if you...More

Thank Sean H
Reviewed 23 August 2018

What views! The Bernina Red Train from Tirano to the Bernina pass and then up to the mountains on the Gondola was spectacular. The train ride has great views all the way and at the mountain top, the views were incredible. This is a MUST...More

Thank CoachLo
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Simply stunning- what a journey. I did it twice; June & July- not expensive, SF 40 from Pontresina to Milan o/w. One of the best railway journeys ever.

Thank premolars208
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Switzerland is the beautiful, majestic, clean and mountainous . The rail system is very efficient and the carriages clean and up to date. Our family 2 Adults and 2 teenage daughters really enjoyed traveling the beautiful mountains by train passing through small villages, seeing really...More

Thank Weilong
Reviewed 13 June 2018

We took the Bernina Train Line from Tirano. First we took a bus from Milano to Tirano. It was not what was advertised. I was very disappointed and uncomfortable. For example, the ad said we would see the lake of Thun, That is why we...More

Thank Stewart S
Reviewed 2 June 2018

We took a cog train day trip to the quaint town of Poschiavo at the end of the Bernina pass cog railway. The views are incredible going from low valleys, to high meadows and snow covered mountains. We then had a great lunch at Caffe...More

Thank John G
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Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
We are just back from a week at Lake Como and were taken by coach to St Moritz up the Bernina Pass and down the Maloja Pass back to the hotel. It's a full day and some of the driving would be difficult, esp. with oncoming... More
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Response from John A | Reviewed this property |
I know they try to keep the Pass open in winter and I think by May it should be passable to all traffic.
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