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Extraordinary trip through the mountains

We arrived from Milan en route to Zurich. Choose the longer, slower route because we had heard so... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2018
lloyd2300
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Charleston, South Carolina
The Reason to Visit Tirano - Don't Miss It

Amazing scenic train ride to St.Moritz with views galore at every turn. Pray for a clear day and... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Ruhskis
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Vail, Colorado
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Stazione Ferroviaria di Tirano, 23037, Tirano, Italy
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

We arrived from Milan en route to Zurich. Choose the longer, slower route because we had heard so much about the Bernina Express. It didn't disappoint. Lovely scenery! Our Eurail Pass was accepted with a slight charge, < 30 Euros.

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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Traveling with my husband and another couple, we were ready to enjoy a relaxing train ride through the Alps. The air conditioning did not work, shades broken and constant alarms ringing in our train car spoiled the serenity of the Alps. It was unseasonably hot...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Amazing scenic train ride to St.Moritz with views galore at every turn. Pray for a clear day and enjoy the most beautiful mountain views ever.

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Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The train was a wonderful way to see the countryside as it weaves its way through the Swiss Alps. Relaxing

Thank 395sueh
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

I went up to st.moritz and the trip was fabulous. Years ago I also went on winter time and it was even better! Just GO!!!!

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful train ride over the Bernina pass, incredible scenery, good for taking nature pictures. Worth getting off in Poschiavo which is a small village on the Swiss side.

Thank Martina W
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I heard Bernina Express is a train with the best view, when I jump on train, it is true. I took the Bernina Express from Tirano to Chur. The panorama is magnificent and the train pass trough phenomenal view. I don't have much opportunity to...More

Thank Mulyoto P
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Tirano is the southern terminus of the Bernina Express. A fabulous, must-do expereince winding up and down amazing mountain railways through stunning scenery. The open air observation car which is attached to the back of many trains is a brilliant white knuckle ride.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Swiss rail is a model of how railways should be run. Punctual, spotless with lots of information provided on the trains.

Thank Ronnie S
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

One of the most spectacular train trips you could every do. There are two types of tickets though. The local train or the Bernina express. If you want luxury and glass windows that give you a full vista you need the Bernina express. But if...More

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Response from Luca L | Reviewed this property |
Il trenino è ogni ora circa...devi guardare il sito per sicurezza! I biglietti puoi comprarli anche in stazione.
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Response from Rob W | Reviewed this property |
We did Tirano to St Moritz on the Bernini Express and it was absolutely wonderful. I don’t think it goes direct Zurich. I’m also unsure as to whether or not a Eurorail ticket includes the Bernini Express.
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