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Vigezzina-Centovalli Railway

Via Mizzoccola 9, 28845 Domodossola, Italy
+39 0324 242055
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Wonderful scenery from a narrow gauge train.

We did the Lago Maggiore Express triangular trip that includes a lake trip and rides on two... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jim R
Exiting train ride

Exiting train ride between Locarno and Domodossola. A must when you are travelling by train trough... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
via mobile
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Scenic train operates between Locarno,Switzerland and Domodossola, Italy, traveling through the breathtaking "Centovalli".
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“round trip” (12 reviews)
“lake maggiore” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Via Mizzoccola 9, 28845 Domodossola, Italy
+39 0324 242055

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the Lago Maggiore Express triangular trip that includes a lake trip and rides on two railways. This section is the most interesting with mountain and gorge views. We travelled a couple of days after heavy rain so the waterfalls were in spate. Just...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Exiting train ride between Locarno and Domodossola. A must when you are travelling by train trough Switzerland.

Thank Zugersee53
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This railway is why we had come back to the area. There really isn't a difference between the regular train and the panoramic train in terms of experience. I would love to see it in the Fall.

Thank Oftringen1985
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Fun trip with beautiful views from the train with many bridges. Maybe a bit long for small children.

Thank Inge1981_12
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The round trip from Arona to Domodossola and the Centovalli train to Locarno and the boat trip back to Arona takes a whole day. It's pleasant enough pastime but if you're pressed with time, don't bother. Actually, the mere train journey to Domodossola and back...More

Thank ilposal
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This train ride goes from Locarno to Domodossola winding through the Centovalli valley. The views are nice but often slightly blocked by trees. You pass through cute towns, but overall the trip is way too long for what you see. I would not recommend doing...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We took the Centovalli Express from Domodossola to Locarno in Switzerland. The train stopped a few times on the way and the scenery of the villages and mountains on the way was lovely. It was in June, so there was no snow as we crossed...More

1  Thank AntarcticBound
Reviewed 11 July 2017

we took a trip on this railway as part of a touring holiday. it lasted the best part of 2 hours, stopping at several stations on the way. the area is very picturesque and passed through many pretty villiages

Thank diane m
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The trip through the valley from Locarno to domodossala was ery pretty. It goes through the Simplon Alps. There are some high gorges and lovely valleys with river through the valley and waterfalls down the hills. There are a large number of vines growing down...More

Thank D1788SJpaulined
Reviewed 25 June 2017

All on time Great trip good value train on time to meet return trip on boat to Stresa Great scenery on journey

Thank neilcorbett1948
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21 March 2017|
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Response from DirezioneStruttura | Property representative |
Dear Jim, we saw your e-mail in our inbox this morning, thank you so much. We remain at your disposal for any further information here, via e-mail and on Facebook! Hope to welcoming soon aboard of our trains. Kind regards
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9 November 2016|
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Response from DirezioneStruttura | Property representative |
Hello arijitmaj, you can send us an e-mail (info[@]vigezzinacentovalli[.]com) with your kind request. We would be glad to book your seats in advance. Looking forward to welcoming you on board. Kind regards!
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21 September 2016|
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Response from LeeStJohn | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it was part of an organised tour. I think you can buy tickets at the local stations.