Tour of Gotthard tunnel village Göschenen

Description

The tour leads to 14 stops. At Göschenen railway station and near the village square, free booklets/brochures are on display, guiding visitors on their individual walk and providing information in German, Italian and English.

The tour starts at Göschenen railway station. Among other features, the walk takes visitors through the railway tunnel’s focusing gallery, in which an audio show explains how the tunnel was built from 1872-1882. The subsequent stops are: the toll bridge, on which tolls were collected until the 17th century; Villa Bergruh, run by railway buffet proprietor and successful popular author Ernst Zahn; the power station.

Groups can learn about the traffic’s history on a guided tour upon request.

Note: Some stops are closed during the winter months.

The tour leads to 14 stops. At Göschenen railway station and near the village square, free booklets/brochures are on display, guiding visitors on their individual walk and providing information in German, Italian and English.

The tour starts at Göschenen railway station. Among other features, the walk takes visitors through the railway tunnel’s focusing gallery, in which an audio show explains how the tunnel was built from 1872-1882. The subsequent stops are: the toll bridge, on which tolls were collected until the 17th century; Villa Bergruh, run by railway buffet proprietor and successful popular author Ernst Zahn; the power station.

Groups can learn about the traffic’s history on a guided tour upon request.

Note: Some stops are closed during the winter months.

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Tour of Gotthard tunnel village Göschenen
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