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Bernina Express - Things to Know Before Visiting

Bahnhofpl. 1, 7000 Chur, Switzerland

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About Bernina Express

The Bernina railway is a single-track 1,000 mm metre gauge railway line forming part of the Rhaetian Railway. It links the spa resort of St. Moritz, in the Canton of Graubünden, Switzerland, with the town of Tirano, in the Province of Sondrio, Italy, via the Bernina Pass. Reaching a height of 2,253 metres above sea level, it is the highest railway crossing in Europe and the third highest railway in Switzerland.


Attractions Near Bernina Express

Bündner Kunstmuseum
Bündner Kunstmuseum0.37km from Bernina Express

The collection at the Bündner Kunstmuseum has grown since its foundation around 1900 as a result of Grisons’ special cultural situation: this includes its character shaped by the mountain landscape and interaction between emigration and tourism. A great collection was created with numerous works by Angelika Kauffmann, the Giacometti family of artists, Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, the "Rot-Blau" artists’ group, who all have a close relationship with the canton of Grisons and are important to art histor

Chur Bergbahnen (Brambrüesch)
Chur Bergbahnen (Brambrüesch)0.77km from Bernina Express

The slope terrace Brambrüesch is located in the southwest of the city of Chur on the northeast slope of the Dreibündenstein in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland, it belongs to the municipality of Churwalden. Brambrüesch is a local recreation area (skiing and hiking area) and is made accessible to tourists by Bergbahnen Chur-Dreibündenstein AG.

Aroser Weisshorn
Aroser Weisshorn10.98km from Bernina Express

The hike on the Weisshorn peak, the highest excursion point in Arosa, offers an all-around view over the Grison holiday destination and the whole Schanfigg valley. The trail starts at the middle station of the Weisshorn gondola and leads over meadows and wide mossy planes constantly uphill. From the top of the hill, you can enjoy the breathtaking views of the alps and also A two-stage cable car links the top of the mountain with the town and resort of Arosa — the base station is near to Arosa

Arosa Lenzerheide
Arosa Lenzerheide11.33km from Bernina Express

Arosa Lenzerheide is a ski area located in Arosa, Lenzerheide, Valbella, Parpan, and Churwalden, Graubünden/Switzerland. It originated in 2013/14 by connecting the existing ski areas of Arosa and Lenzerheide. With a total of 225 kilometers of ski slopes and 43 cable cars, it is the largest contiguous ski area in Graubünden.

Heidsee
Heidsee12.73km from Bernina Express

The Lake Heidsee is embedded in the heart of the high valley in an idyllic, park-like landscape at 1,500 m above sea level. The surface area of the lake is about 0.41 km2. It lies at the foot of the Parpaner Rothorn. The place is blessed with natural beauty and also this place is suitable for various activities like swimming fishing, trekking, etc.

Parpaner Rothorn
Parpaner Rothorn13.56km from Bernina Express

The Parpaner Rothorn is a mountain of the Plessur Alps, overlooking Parpan in the canton of Graubünden. The summit is easily accessible with a cable car from Lenzerheide, the upper station being located 30 meters below the main summit. One of the beautiful places in this area and it offers a wide view of the area.

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Grisons
Grisons
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The canton of Grisons is the largest and easternmost canton of Switzerland. The canton features beautiful mountain views, Biosphere Reserves, and Nature Park.

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