The historic Glacier Express affords a breathtaking journey over three Alpine passes, across 291 Alpine bridges and through 91 tunnels. During our seven-hour trip from Zermatt to St. Moritz, pass through the gorges of the Valais region and into the emerald Engadine Valley, taking in spectacular views from the train’s panoramic windows. Enjoy a three-course lunch served at your seat along the way.
Passing through the town of Hospental.
The Breithorn and Little Matterhorn mountains provide a breathtaking backdrop.
A glimpse into the second-class carriage with panoramic windows views.
Board the legendary Bernina Express—the highest rail crossing between countries in the Alps—and travel from Pontresina to Poschiavo, near the Italian border. The one-hour and 23 minute trip follows a route that was declared a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2008 for its engineering, architecture, and harmony with the environment. Cross sky-high passes, sparkling glaciers, and dozens of bridges and tunnels; and watch the Alpine landscapes transform as we get closer to the Mediterranean.
A view of the incredible Morterasch Glacier.
Passing over the Brusio viaduct in Poschiavo Valley.