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Bernina Express Great Train Journey from St. Moritz to Tirano

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Overview
Discover the unspoiled scenery of the Swiss Alps on a train ride that takes you far from any roadways or cities and past mountains, glaciers, and lakes. Traveling by train lets you avoid the stress of navigating the steep mountain roads and instead enjoy the panoramic views through the train’s huge windows.
Highlights
  • Travel through the Swiss Alps on a UNESCO World Heritage-recognized train route
  • The train offers an enjoyable and convenient round-trip journey from St. Moritz to Tirano
  • Learn about your surroundings through live onboard commentary
  • A trolly sells snacks and drinks so you don’t have to pack your own
Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Live commentary on board
  • Entry/Admission - Bernina Express
Exclusions
  • Drinks
  • Food and drinks
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bookings cannot be confirmed in excess of 3 months before travel date
  • Important: The Viator voucher is not your ticket. You will be sent after booking the valid train ticket.
  • Valid ticket will be sent at maximum 3 months prior to travel date
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
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walkingwizard wrote a review Aug 2013
Devonshire253 contributions99 helpful votes
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A trip on the Bernina Express has always been a dream of mine. We boarded the train at Tirano and went to St. Moritz. The coaches have large picture windows allowing the best possible views. The 'Express' twists and turns, spirals and goes through tunnels and over bridges and
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Date of experience: August 2013
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HMPS wrote a review Jun 2013
Chippenham, United Kingdom56 contributions43 helpful votes
On the 13th June we had the sheer joy of joining the Bernina Express at Tirano and climbed to more than 7,000ft. We passed stunning glaciers, rushing streams, fascinating alpine houses, unconcerned cattle and sheep, and everyday folks going about their business in this stunning
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Date of experience: June 2013
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esigui wrote a review Apr 2013
Bangor, United Kingdom12 contributions12 helpful votes
One of the aims of our trip to Milan was to see the Bernina pass and we planned to do it within a day. This was what we set out to do: 08:20 - 10:50 by train from Milano Central Station to Tirano 12:50 - 15:25 by Bernina regional train from Tirano to St. Moritz (cost is15 CHF,
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Date of experience: April 2013
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coljanford wrote a review Nov 2012
Kurrajong Heights, Australia69 contributions31 helpful votes
Taking the Bernina Express from Tirano to St Moritz is a journey that everyone should experience once in their lifetime. The scenery is simply too breathtaking for words to do it justice with soaring snow covered peaks, deep glaciated valleys, icy lakes and picturesque villages
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Date of experience: November 2012
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Topkoppite wrote a review Aug 2012
Bromsgrove, United Kingdom1,977 contribution645 helpful votes
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We travelled on the train from Chievaso to Bernina Diavolezza on a day trip organised by Inghams whilst we stayed in Menaggio. The train climbs from Tirano (429 metres) with it’s Mediterranean climate up to 2253 metres into the eternal snow of the Swiss Engadin to the Bernina
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Date of experience: August 2012
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D9102IZdavido
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nice
overall, I would have to say that is was ok. The views were nice. I thought there would be more to do in St. Mori
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solotaxidiotis
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Mesmerizing journey through the alps
Experienced the most amazing journey of my life. Started at 8.30am from Chur and reached Tirano at 01:30pm. The ent
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GuernseyMin
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Stunning scenery in panoramic carriage.
Stunning views all the way from Chur. Pay the extra for first class it's worth it. Glorious scenery for 4 hours. Fo
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RoadTripper516
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Easily One of the Best Experiences Ever!
Wow! What an incredible experience. We started from the oldest settlement in Switzerland (5000 years old) in Chur
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skjwestmoi
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Mesmerising
I loved the ride! Mesmerising views with commentary where necessary. Ride was smooth as well. Service staff at the
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613CarlosR
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Bernina Red Train Guided Tour
Took the Bernina Express Tour from Milan, as provided by Viator Tours. The Tour departs from Milan by bus (near the
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proj09thereviewer
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Scenic
So scenic, so beautiful. A must try attraction in Switzerland, even if you aren’t interested in trains. It really d
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solotaxidiotis
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Mesmerizing view
its a wonderful experience to take the train ride through the Bernina route from Chur to Tirano. The view during th
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Kenneth N
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Excellent trip
The trip has great views and the panoramic coach is the best way to see it. But, DO NOT use a re-seller it tour com
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LaurenHeart
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Best experience!
AMAZING EXPERIENCE! One of the best days ever! We were lucky to have a full snow day so the view was incredible. I
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BimBertram
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Must do
This is a really incredible train journey, all the way to Milan. The scenery is spectacular as is the engineering.
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ST10a
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Beautiful and scenic
It is slightly on the expensive side but definitely worth taking it once. Book in advance as you may not get seats
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thegabylita1
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Amazing train trip
Last June, we took the Bernina Express train from Chur to Tirano (in our way from Zurich to Milano) and it was amaz
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Kevin H
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Take the Bernina Express, you won’t regret it!!!!
One magical train ride! We took the Bernina Express on a return journey. Spectacular Vistas! Staff were very help
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Bouncy78
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Brilliant autumn hues combined with snow capped majestic mountains
This was the most beautiful scenery that my wife and I have ever experienced in our almost 50 years of travels. Th
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Key Details
  • Bernina Pass, Bernina Express
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 7 days in advance
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