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Swiss Alps Bernina Express Rail Tour from Milan with Hotel Pick Up

  • Full-day rail tour on Bernina Express through Swiss Alps from Milan
  • Travel along one of the most picturesque railways in Europe
  • Ride through the Bernina Pass at more than 2,250 meters above sea level
Swiss Alps Bernina Express Rail Tour from Milan with Hotel Pick Up
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Take an unforgettable rail tour through the majestic Swiss Alps on this day trip from Milan. Ride the rails along the spectacular Bernina Pass to the famous resort town of St Moritz. Admire the UNESCO-listed scenery along the railway route. Explore the picturesque town on your own before the return trip to Milan.
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Pass By: Milan Visitor Center - Zani Viaggi

Zani Viaggi office

Pass By: Brusio Spiral Viaduct, Brusio, Canton of Graubunden, Swiss Alps

Your journey continues taking you over the spiraling Brusio viaduct and through the Bernina Pass (2253 meters above the sea level) into the Engadin Valley before arriving at St. Moritz. Along the way you'll pass wild gorges and icy glaciers, cross soaring bridges and shoot through loop tunnels.
This north-south Alpine crossing offers breathtaking views and stunning scenery as you travel over boldly curved viaducts and through winding tunnels.The view goes around while the train winds up to the heights of the famous circular viaduct of Brusio,with a 90-degree curve.

Pass By: Bernina Pass, Poschiavo, Canton of Graubunden, Swiss Alps

The station "Ospizio Bernina" lies at 2253 m a.s.l., making it the highest-altitude station on the Rhaetian Railway. From the train you will se the Alp Grum, the Palu Glacier and the Lake Palu.

Stop At: Lake St. Moritz, St. Moritz, Engadin St. Moritz, Canton of Graubunden, Swiss Alps

After the train journey you will visit the exclusive resort of St. Moritz, stopping at Swizerland’s best chocolate house and enjoy free time to explore the ‘Top of the World’ before returning to Milan by air-conditioned coach.

Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano, Tirano, Province of Sondrio, Lombardy

Your journey starts amid the palms of Tirano, northern Italy. You will visit the church of Madonna of Tirano, one of the most beautiful churches in the region of Valtellina.

Duration: 1 hour
Reviews (87)
1 - 5 of 13 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
A must see!

One of the best trips I've attended! The route is great! I would recommend sitting in the last coach - this way it will be possible to see the whole train as it winds up through the pass :)

1  Thank ivok809
Zani Viaggi V, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Zani Viaggi Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello ivok809, thank you for sharing your experience and for the tip. We always book the last coaches of the train for our tours, so our costumers can have the best view.

Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile
Simply Awesome!

The right stops at the right time and then take the Bernina Red Train to see the Swiss Alps and make a final stop at world famous St. Moritz. How can this not be an awesome day tour? The staff were great too with lots...More

1  Thank TotooIto
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Stay at the Una hotel for a quick start (7 a.m.) hotel next to the pick up point. Well organised and planned. The guide is excellent and knowledeable.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile
Great, but ...

Positives: Bernini Express is stunning. Bus ride home down Chiavenna Pass is an experience. Friendly guides. Negatives: - huge group, boarding of bus took way too long, poorly organised and outdated paper system (ticking names off a sheet). They need -signposted waiting /entry points /...More

4  Thank Marion C
Reviewed September 19, 2018
Unprofessional Guy on Emergency Phone Number for Agency Zani Viaggi

We booked this trip on 18-Sep-2018, the departure time was at 7:00 AM. We are 2 adults and 1 infant kid, we got delayed couple on minutes after 7:00 AM during preparing all things for our kid. exactly at 7:00 AM I called the emergency...More

Date of experience: September 2018
5  Thank Motasem A
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Wasana de S
April 23, 2019|
Response from ivok809 | Reviewed this property |
No, you can order pick up from your hotel, but on the way back you are dropped off at Zanni Viaggi travel agency's office in Milan.