Top things to do in Bernina Pass

Top Choice Swiss in Pontresina


It's not often you can sit in a former Diavolezza gondola car and dine out on top-notch fondue or raclette. Head up to the back of Pontresina to find this yellow cable-car cabin and accompanying sun terrace.
Cable Car in Bernina Pass


This cable car, with its own station on the Bernina Line (Bernina Diavolezza) and a huge car park at its base, whisks passengers up from 2093m to Diavolezza at 2973m where you'll find stupendous views of the highest…
Funicular in Pontresina

Muottas Muragl Bahn

This fun old funicular railway, the first in the Engadine Valley dating from 1907, takes its passengers up over 700 vertical metres to Punt Muragl (2454m) and wonderful views out over the Upper Engadine, including S…
Village in Val Poschiavo


This lovely little village of 3500 sits at 1014m and is the main town of Val Poschiavo.Known for its impressive 19th-century architecture, its Old Town is under special protection for its historical importance. If y…
Bridge in Val Poschiavo

Circular Viaduct of Brusio

Just south of the village of Brusio is one of the highlights of the Bernina Express train ride from St Moritz to Tirano in Italy. This intriguing 360-degree spiral railway viaduct was built in 1908 to limit the rail…
Lake in Val Poschiavo

Lago di Poschiavo

At 962m, a few kilometres down the valley from the village of Poschiavo, this gorgeous lake was formed naturally by rock slides on both sides of the valley meeting and forming a natural dam. The lake has its own tra…