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Bernina Express wheelchair accessible tours
Known throughout the world, the Bernina Express wheelchair accessible tours, connects the Italian terminus of Tirano, to the renowned Swiss resort in the Engadine, St Moritz.
The Red Train, so nicknamed for the flaming color of its carriages, is a jewel that belongs to the Rhaetian Railway, and since 2008 it has become a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Along a breathtaking route, the highest train in Europe, also known as the Bernina Express, climbs the Alps without the use of the rack railway.
The Bernina Express wheelchair accessible tours, combines the freedom that the mountains offer with the joie de vivre.
An experience that combines both the fresh beauty of the Alps and the enveloping charm of Italy and which allows you to experience the wonder of nature with the millenary culture of Graubünden.
Bernina Red Train, consist on 122 km of route, 55 tunnels and 196 bridges. For those who suffer from the cold this is the ideal time to take advantage of this world treasure.
Tirano, a city whose medieval gates still bear witness to the strategic importance it held in the past. It was once owned by the Grignoni Family and its historical beauties blend with the many culinary delicacies.
From here you take the infamous little train, which is also accessible to the disabled.
At the time of booking, it is necessary to request assistance on site, after which the same day you will be helped in the operations of embarking and disembarking by means of an elevator.
One of the carriages is reserved for wheelchairs with a bathroom equipped on the side.
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To organize yourself in the best way, we suggest you decide in advance if and at which stops you want to get off, in order to understand if one day is enough for you or if you prefer to dedicate an entire weekend to this experience.
The dream begins! In about two and a half hours you will cross breathtaking landscapes between imposing mountains, forests, glaciers, valleys and alpine peaks.
From the numerous panoramic windows it is a must to take photographs to keep as postcards.
The stages are different but, in our opinion, the most evocative is that of the Ospizio Bernina ( 2253 ), the highest station of the entire Rhaetian Railway.
It marks the linguistic border: in the South, in the Poschiavo Valley, Italian is spoken, while in the North, in the Engadine, German and Romansh are spoken.
As a last note, remember that with the Red Train you will touch both Italy and Switzerland, therefore you must bring with you an identity document valid for abroad and, if you plan to use only cash, know that a few Swiss francs in your pocket in Swiss territory it is welcome, even if credit cards and euros are still welcome practically everywhere.
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Lake Como, Italy
Lake Como, Italy
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Milan, Lombardy 20121
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