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Bernina Pass

St. Moritz, Poschiavo, Switzerland
39 0342 902424
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Ranked #1 of 7 attractions in Poschiavo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic Formations
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Stafford, United Kingdom
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152 reviews 152 reviews
29 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW via mobile

The railway journey from St Moritz over the Bernina Pass to Tirano is one of the great trips by train. Wild landscapes, glaciers, mountains, alpine meadows all add to the attraction of this journey. Trains are clean, comfortable and run to time! Highly recommended.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

One of the most amazing places I've been to, and the train that brings you there is equally as awe-inspiring

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Addlestone, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This was an amazing trip! Although it was a rainy day the sun came out when we were at the highest point and the views cleared. Such stunning scenery. We had booked seats on the Bernina Express but in the end went on the normal train as it was a better connection with the rest if journey. The only difference... More

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Shapleigh, Maine
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181 reviews 181 reviews
30 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

The area is almost overwhelming, looking at the mountains and seeing the pass that was snowcapped. I was in awe of the whole area; we have nothing like it in New England.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Fantastic. We even had 2 foot of snow overnight to make the scenery more spectacular. If you've never done this you must. A bucket list definite.

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Baldock, United Kingdom
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137 reviews 137 reviews
39 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

If there is one journey you must make this is it.The scenery is stunning.See the glaciers,mountains & lakes.Picture post card villages.

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Doha, Qatar
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We started our train journey from Chur, the oldest town in Switzerland .It was a beautiful day. The train journey was just amazing, the scenery is stunning , from the high towering mighty glaciers , and lakes below , the countless castles perched in the mountains, the quaint villages, breathtaking landscapes, gorges , viaducts , towering rock walls, and evergreen... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Well worth doing the journey by train as not only is the scenery stunning, when traveled in June '13 also few passengers. Went from Chur to St. Mortiz, had lunch at the station cafe, as it was the only one open and reasonably priced. This is also a civil engineering masterpiece, as are many routes in Switzerland and well worth... More

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San Francisco, California, United States
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90 reviews 90 reviews
48 attraction reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Joined the Bernina Express in St Moritz, stopped off at Diavolezza to take the cable car up the mountain, made the return journey from Poschiavo lovely wee Swiss town. Outstanding scenery with many spectacular viaducts as the highest train ride moves effortlessly through the Alps.

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Caernarfon
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

Third time on this one, up on the Bernina Express walked in the snow, she took lots of photos (I thought it was my camera!!) and then the best bit.... down on the coach, front seat all the way. They've spoilt it a bit 'cos they've put safety barriers in place but still brilliant. Excellent driver who stopped in all... More

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