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“st moritz”(24 reviews)
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St. Moritz, Poschiavo, Switzerland
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All reviews st moritz train journey red train both sides first class stunning scenery swiss alps day trip take photos lake como comfortable ride great pictures half way meters above sea level highly recommend this trip worth the trip photo opportunities
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The views going over these magnificent mountains actually take your breath away! We travelled on the Bernina Express today and were blessed with wonderful clear blue skies which meant we saw the very best of every turn! Highly recommended!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 916terrih
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled this route twice during our week in Switzerland. There had been heavy snow in the preceding week but we enjoyed lovely sunshine so we could really appreciate the stunning scenery for the whole of the railway journey over the Pass. The whole experience...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michael C
Reviewed February 27, 2019

We took the scheduled train from Tirana - it has windows that can be pulled down so you can easily take photos without getting reflections in the glass. Much better than the train with panoramic style windows. There was plenty of leg room and comfortable...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank James B
Reviewed November 1, 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Judith T
Reviewed October 29, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hema B
Reviewed October 3, 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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank John A
Reviewed September 16, 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sean H
Reviewed August 23, 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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CoachLo
Reviewed August 21, 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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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September 10, 2018|
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
February 13, 2016|
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.