More Scenic trains in Switzerland are just the way to see a glorious Alpine wonderland alive with brilliant blossoms, lovely meadows, towering mountains and fascinating vistas.
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The St Bernadino Route Express takes you on historical excursions where you see castles, manors and ruins as you pass through the impressive Viamala and Rofla Gorges. Cross elegant bridges as the Postbus brings you from Chur to Bellinzona. On the way you will see traces of tribes and civilizations of yore, such as the Allemans, the Romans, the Walser and the Lombards. Along the way you will see a variety of architectural styles and cultural custom. The historical village of Spluegen was once an important trading post between the Spluegen and the San Bernardino Pass. Drive through the 4.2-mile long San Bernardino tunnel that is an incredible engineering feat that has allowed the area to be open all year round. Once in Bellinzona, you will see the three castles that mark the city, and has been declared cultural heritage by UNESCO.
The San Bernardino express runs all year long, six times per day in each direction. Travel time aprox 21/2 hrs.
The BLS Regio Express will bring you to one of Switzerland's most scenic areas. It connects some of Switzerland's best with some of its lesser known attractions and serves a natural connector between Bern and the UNESCO Biosphere Entlebuch. Enjoy the most unforgettable landscapes on this 80-minute ride.
The regions Emmental and Entlebuch are considered Switzerland's best-kept secrets. The Emmental, best known for its large holed cheese is nestled between the prealpine and the Jura and Regio Express takes you to this part via Konolfingen and Langnau. But the region has much more to offer than cheese, try local food delights; hill hikes and see local architectural delights. Entlebuch was named as Switzerland's first UNESCO Biosphere reserve. It is best known for its swamps, flora and fauna. The BLS Regio Express runs on an hourly basis between 6am and 10 pm in both directions.
Ride the Engadine Star train as a part of the scenic trains tours and see lovely sights as you travel to the attractions of Landquart, Klosters, Zernez and St. Moritz. Ride through romantic Alpine tunnels and experience a special pleasure as you train emerges into exotic vistas. Tour the Swiss National Park, Staz Forest and more on your Scenic Trains tours with Switzerland Flexi Tours.
Aqualino is another one of the Swiss Scenic Trains that show you glorious snowy wonders as you travel to enchanting Swiss destinations such as Klosters, Scuol and Tarasp. Scenic train Aqualino brings you close to some of Switzerland's most beautiful locales. The train cuts through charming Prattigua and then rushes through the 12-mile -long tunnel just after Klosters. After a good 20 minutes, the Aqualino arrives in the Sun-flooded Engadine and turns left. The village of Scuol is a visual delight with many houses covered with the traditional art form, Sgraffito i.e. a two toned plaster with one scratched away to reveal a pretty pattern. This is where, Romantsch, Switzerland's fourth official language is spoken.
Enjoy a romantic Switzerland tour as you ride the Swiss Chocolate Train from Montreaux to Broc and back. Visit a chocolate factory and tour an ancient Swiss castle as you gorge on croissants, Swiss coffee and other enchanting Swiss delights as you travel first class to the delightful attractions of Switzerland on the Swiss Chocolate Train with the Scenic trains tours. Visit Nestlé's Swiss chocolate factory and enjoy an interesting tour to a cheese factory at Gruyeres.
See scenic Switzerland attractions as you tour La Chaux, Le Noirmont, Glovelier and other attractions as you travel with Swiss Jura railways with Switzerland Flexi Tours. See horse farms, museums and cultural fiestas as you experience Switzerland on your scenic trains tour.
The Ticino Route Express takes you to some of the highest Alpine passes Switzerland has to offer. Begin your train tour at Oberwald and continue over the Nufenen Pass (8177 ft a.s.l) until you arrive at Airolo. Gaze at unique Alpine vistas as a bus takes you through winding mountain roads over the Gotthard Pass. Continue your journey to Hospental and Urseren Valley to Andermatt, an old stagecoach stop.
Ride the trains that ply on the Chablais region and discover the magic that Alpine Switzerland is all about and realize why exotic Switzerland is a world famous honeymoon destination.
Aigle - Leysin
A 30 minutes cogwheel train connects Aigle, home to an impressive wine museum, to Leysin, also known as the sun terrace of the area. See spectacular vistas and regale snow glory as you look down on misty hills and hill farms.
Aigle - Sepey - Les Diablerets
A 45minutes train ride connects Aigle to Les Diablerets that is the gateaway to the Les Diablerets Glacier where eternal snow reigns. On the way you cross the wild and romantic valley of Les Ormonts.
Aigle - Ollon - Monthey - Champery/Morgins
Depart Aigle and ride through the Val d'Illiez to Champery in the Portes de Soleil area. In winters Champery is a skier's paradise and gets converted into a hiking terrain during the summer months. The train also stops in Troistorrents, from where a bus leaves for Morgins, another resort in that area.
Bex - Villars (Bretaye)
The red train of the Bex- Villars Railways connects Bex to the elegant Villars, a resort with 75-miles of surreal ski slopes and 190-miles of hiking trails. From Villars you can also take a cogwheel train to the Col-de-Bretaye at 7620 ft.a.s.l. (50% discount with Swiss Pass, Swiss Flexi Pass, Swiss Youth Pass and Swiss Card.
Travel on an ancient Cog Wheel Train that takes you to quaint spots on the Swiss Riviera and see the sights of Vevey and Montreaux.
Travel on the Les Pleiades, a fascinating cogwheel train that leaves you at a point from where you can set out on mountain hikes and unforgettable nature tours.
Travel on scenic routes as you travel on the scenic trains operated by Appenzell railways and discover enchanting attraction of St. Gallen, Urnasch, Wasserauen and Gossau among other destinations.
The Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn train takes you from Goschenen to Andermatt. From Andermatt on the level ground through the Urseren valley to Realp and from there you travel through the 10-mile -long Furka tunnel to the sunny and enchanting Goms. See sun drenched hill farms and villages at Valais.
From Brig, the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn brings you to Zermatt, the car free village of Zermatt at the foot of the Matterhorn. The journey leads through wildly romantic valleys offering dream pictures of mountain peaks and glaciers. Shortly before Zermatt, the Matterhorn comes into view and takes you breath away with its exotic beauty.
Discover Off-the - Beaten track Switzerland with Jura Railways. See undulating hills dotted with horse farms. There are also train connections to the rest of the Swiss travel System in La Chaux de fonds; Glovieler and Tavannes. The Jura railway train runs on an hourly basis.
- The Swiss Pass, Swiss youth Pass, Swiss Flexi Pass as well as the Swiss Card are considered like a half fare card. Any of these can get you a 50% discount on all mountain top trains and aerial cable cars
- A Swiss travel system ticket also gets you up to 30% discount on many leisure activities offered by Railway.
- A real steam train pulls the nostalgic train composition from Realp (4686 ft. a.s.l.) to Furka (7128 ft.a.s.l.). Here a Postbus connects you to either Meiringen or Oberwald, holders of Swiss travel system tickets can get a 20% discount.