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The Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Cultural Landscape

The Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Cultural Landscape
  • © UNESCO/ Rhb / Andrea Badrutt, Chur

The Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Cultural Landscape (Switzerland / Italy), two historic railway lines that cross the Swiss Alps through two passes. Opened in 1904, the Albula line is 67 km long, with 42 tunnels and covered galleries and 144 viaducts and bridges. The 61 km Bernina pass line features 13 tunnels and galleries and 52 viaducts and bridges. (beginning of the 20th century).

Train in Bernina Valley

 
  • Publication Date: 02-07-2008
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