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Address: St. Moritz, Switzerland
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The highest peak in the eastern Alps.

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Highest piz around

There is absolutely no way you can miss the highest peak in the Eastern Alps. If you are coming by train and particularly on the Bernina Express you will hear the voice comments... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 30, 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

There is absolutely no way you can miss the highest peak in the Eastern Alps. If you are coming by train and particularly on the Bernina Express you will hear the voice comments announcing the Piz Bernina and the Morteratsch glacier. There are probably three photo points: one at Diavolezza, the other from the base of the glacier and the... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

Top of the world. Nice restaurants at both 2nd stop and at the top - view downhill skiing starting point. Hiking and biking trails for the fit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

Been there in late April with my family. We enjoyed a less crowded time while visiting St Moritz and surroundings

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Western Australia, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

The trip up the hill to get as close as the average person can to Piz Bernina is highly recommended. We saw it in all its glory. Bright sunshine with scattered cloud cover.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

Wonderful scenery and wonderful photos ! We enjoyed are trip here and the breathtaking scenery . We had a glass of wine and some food at the top and the experience was so relaxing and refreshing

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2015

We didn't know it well so walked but #3 bus goes directly from St. Moritz train station to "Chantrella" at the start of the funnicular.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2015

Amazing rail trip over the alps from St Moritz down into Tirano. Clear, sunny summer day made for a great train trip. The Bernina line has overcome extreme terrain to give passengers a wonderful view of steep-sided mountains, narrow passes, picture-postcard villages in deep valleys, bridges and viaducts, even a circular one. The carriages are made for scenic viewing with... More 

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2015

A picturesque ride through spectacular mountains, lakes, glaciers and bridges! Viewing the Swiss and Italian Alps was breathtaking! Visited in springtime!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2015

The Bernini train ride through the mountains in winter is a once in a lifetime experience of snow, glaciers, and frozen lakes. The historic train travels over historic bridges,up steep inclines, and through mountain passes which drop hundreds of feet to valleys and lakes below.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2015

Slopes looked spectacular but unfortunately I was not prepared to ski and so there was little you could do at the top except admire the view. (which is spectacular) If you are a non skier - I would recommend going to Muoattos Muragl which has other activities.

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