Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

• The most scenic railway in Europe in the Swiss Alps

Passenger train "Bernina Express", resulting from the Swiss town of Chur and Tirano on the Italian Rhaetian Railway, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is one of the most beautiful man-made attractions of the Swiss Alps. Italian photographer Marco Botidzhelli (Marco Bottigelli) and Francesco Vaninetti (Francesco Vaninetti) fortunate enough to take a picture of rapid among the snow-capped mountain landscapes, and is nowadays a rare stroke of luck.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

Train "Bernina Express" on Schmittentobel Viaduct near Schmitt (left) and on the Landwasser viaduct over the river of the same name in the commune of Filisur (right).

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

The red carriages "Bernina Express" following the viaduct 65 meters high, give the snow-covered landscape in the Swiss Alps a special charm.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

"Bernina Express" in the valley of Albula in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.

Train "Bernina Express", which connects the city of Chur in Switzerland and Tirano in Italy, should be at the highest railway in the Alps.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

Schmittentobel Viaduct near Schmitt.

Italian photographer Marco and Francesco Botidzhelli Vaninetti ride on a train "Bernina Express" and take pictures of the scenic surroundings of its windows.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

According to the photographer, the most impressive part of the trip turned out to be kind of a train on the viaduct Landwasser. The train emerges from the tunnel hewn into the mountain and passes through the viaduct 65 meters high.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

In a 120-kilometer section of the railway passing through the Albula valley, located 55 tunnels and 196 bridges.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

crusty ice lake in the municipality of Silvaplana follow the path of the train, "Bernina Express"

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

Schmittentobel Viaduct near Schmitt (left) and the snow-covered landscape in a mountain pass Bernina.

Bernina railway line was built between 1908 and 1910 and up to 1940 he worked independently until it was acquired by the Rhaetian Railway.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

Photos lucky enough to make these amazing images, because of heavy snowfall, and therefore the snow-covered landscapes are becoming increasingly rare in the region. Botidzhelli Vaninetti and hope that their photos to remind the public that we must take care to preserve the beauty of our planet.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

The village at the foot of the mountains in the municipality of Silvaplana.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

Lake Silvaplana in the commune.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

View of snow-covered Filisur Commune.

Most picturesque railways of Europe in the Swiss Alps

Firewood near the church in the commune of Celerina.