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Summer visit to a magnificent construction

When you are close to, or visiting, Filisur then take a walk to the Landwasser viaduct. You can see... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
BladeHans
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Amazing views from either side of river

Travel by train along the Albula to Filisur, then walk back along the line to either the North or... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Greg T
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

When you are close to, or visiting, Filisur then take a walk to the Landwasser viaduct. You can see two trains passing, 5 to the hour from Tiefencastel and on the hour from Filisur. From Filisur station it is a 25 minutes walk to the...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

Travel by train along the Albula to Filisur, then walk back along the line to either the North or South viewing platforms, both are superb although you may have to wait 30m for a train to cross. Don't forget to go down under the viaduct...More

1  Thank Greg T
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

If you didn't live up to mountains, it will be good experience. And I recommend for good photo, you can use pathway from road. Because of trains coming in front of this ways platform.Other way coming from Filisur.

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Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We're a group with young and seniors and a pushchair in tow. I was expecting our driver to drop us at the train station where I was told there's a cafe my mum could wait at while the rest of us make the 30min one-way...More

1  Thank chelle c
Reviewed 6 May 2017

There are two large viaducts that cross the landwasser river - one near Wiesen and this one near Filisur. They are quite close to each other and easy to confuse. Both are beautiful, however the Wiesen one is much larger and more famous. You can...More

4  Thank Peter O
Reviewed 9 September 2016

If you have some time on your way to St. Moritz, Bernina or Davos, it is well worth stoping at Filisur, a beautiful village with typical painted houses dating from year 1500 and lesser. It is located 5 minutes down the train station. You can...More

2  Thank incahueca
Reviewed 5 May 2016

We spent the night in Filisur so we could see the Landwasser Viaduct, supposedly a milestone in Swiss engineering. It's okay. Simply okay. Don't make a special trip to see it, but if you're close by, it's a nice detour. When you get off the...More

5  Thank LakeHighlandsMom
Reviewed 2 April 2016

There are 2 walks to view the Viaduct, one which goes to the viewing platform and the other which follows the river to the base of the viaduct. Both start outside the FILISUR train station and there are several large boards with maps and information....More

6  Thank Aussie_MumSydney
Reviewed 2 March 2016

If you like travelling by train then you can have a treat by travelling from Chur to Tirano on the Bernina Express route. The journey time is just over four hours but what a journey if the weather is clear. The railway was completed in...More

1  Thank Charles M
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

one of the best railways trip in the world. it is part of the unesco world heritage. a must when visiting switzerland. winter landscape is better

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MariaE7016
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Response from Oliver J |
There is walking path from Filisur to this place. You find it on the "Schweiz Mobil" map - Google has not everything on their data. The closest point for parking the car would be just off the street close to Solas Davains... More
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