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Bernina Pass

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Address: St. Moritz, Poschiavo, Switzerland
Phone Number: 39 0342 902424
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Great Side Trip!!

My wife and I had been in Bormio and were heading to Milano Malpensa for the next leg of a recent journey and a little bit of online exploring highlighted the Bernina Pass as an... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 September 2014
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Speers Point, Australia
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Speers Point, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2014

My wife and I had been in Bormio and were heading to Milano Malpensa for the next leg of a recent journey and a little bit of online exploring highlighted the Bernina Pass as an alternative route. The side-trip adds less than an hour onto the journey but the views are stunning!! Pros: Great road (the Swiss do everything well),... More 

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Ramsey, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2014

If you like trains and breathtaking vistas, this experience is for you. Panoramic train affords you amazing views of the mountains and the beautiful lakes.

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 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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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 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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