Tour around the Alps – from Zurich across Mount Pilatus and Mount Titlis

Tour around the Alps – from Zurich across Mount Pilatus and Mount Titlis

Visit the majestic Swiss Alps! Take a few days off work and enjoy a 2 day trip to the Alps, notably to Mount Pilatus and Mount Titlis. The tour sets out from Zurich, takes you sightseeing across Lucerne, then opens up a scenic view of the mountains in front of you. Spend the night at Mt Pilatus Summit hotel, in a height of 2.132 meters, where you can enjoy a classy dinner consisting of three courses. On the following day you can head out to explore the surrounding region, the land of eternal w... [ read more ]

The best train trips in Switzerland

The best train trips in Switzerland

Switzerland's railway network might not be the cheapest in the world, but it is definitely among the most comfortable and modern ones you can find anywhere else in Europe. And the best part around a train journey in Switzerland is not the extreme luxury of it, but the amazing scenery that yo can see during your trip. In fact, taking the train in Switzerland is not just a necessity, it can be a pleasure. And the Swiss are well aware of the treasure that their railway system is, and they treat... [ read more ]

Scenic biking trips in Switzerland

Scenic biking trips in Switzerland

A beautiful country like Switzerland is too good to be experienced only from inside a car, although the winding mountain roads are an excitign destination for those travelers who like thrilling rides. But if you want to take advantage of the fresh and crisp air of the Swiss countryside, to feel the wind in your face, to stop whenever you like to admire the scenery or to examine an interesting rock formation, green pasture or the shore of a lake, the best way to explore Switzerland is on a bi... [ read more ]

Scenic drives in Switzerland

Scenic drives in Switzerland

Switzerland is by no means the largest country in Europe, yet it would take quite a lot of time to wader around it on foot in order to see some of the best spots in one shot. Unless you are a really resilient hiker with lots of time on your hand, the easiest way to get a good glimpse of Switzerland's natural beauty is to take a drive. There is no shortage of scenic drives in Switzerland, considering that there's hardly a spot in the country that can't be considered picturesque in some way. G... [ read more ]

Swiss Transport Museum & Musegg Wall

Swiss Transport Museum & Musegg Wall

One of the more important museum to see which is the best and biggest is the Swiss Transport Museum or the Verkehrshaus. It is a house full of attractions with more than three thousands of items on exhibit. The space is forty thousand square meters big and it is one of Europe's largest and most diversified transport museum with a planetarium as well as a giant-screen IMAX cinema. There are regular shows everyday and you can easily get there to Lidostrasse 5 which is about two kilometers... [ read more ]

Grison, the Biggest Swiss Canton

Grison, the Biggest Swiss Canton

Here in Grison, it hosts many popular resorts such as St. Moritz, Films-Laax-Falera, Scuol and Davos to name a few. Famously known for sports, you can find 150 valleys, 615 lakes, small villages, and beautiful mountain landscapes. There is the Swiss National Park, hiking places, adventures, and biking trails. Take the Glacier Express or Palm Express through the Grison area, You can also try the Bernina Express or the Engadin Express. Films, Laax, Falera (Surselva) These are linked sports r... [ read more ]

Transportation Networks in Switzerland

Transportation Networks in Switzerland

We are talking about Switzerland here, so obviously, a rich country like it will have cities and towns with an excellent transportation network. There is a ticket machine at almost every stop, so you can buy your ticket conveniently. As for the railway system, it is an extensive one which allows you a joyful ride and you can enjoy the scenery as much as possible. You can even make seat reservations for special scenic trains such as Glacier Express or Bernina Express. Swiss Passes What you ... [ read more ]