Bernina Pass


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Bernina Pass

a pass in the Alps between SE Switzerland and N Italy, east of Piz Bernina. Height: 2323 m (7622 ft.)
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GRJ's Guy Saunders says favourite routes for rail buffs include: The Rhone Gorge, the Bernina Pass by narrow gauge train south of Chur towards Italy, and lunch on the Glacier Express chugging across the roof of the Swiss Alps.
Climb over the Bernina Pass by narrow-gauge train south of Chur towards Italy.
The trip over the Bernina pass reaches an altitide of 2.
There is also a spectacular journey on the Rhaetian Railway over viaducts and bridges past waterfalls and ravines over the Bernina Pass with a stop at St Moritz on the way back.