SBB Historic: how the railway came to use electricity.
The offer is available in the following categories
- Individual travellers
- Travel in the historical train composition from Erstfeld to Airolo and back.
- Tour of the Ritom power station.
- Fine Ticino platter at the Ritom mountain guest house next to the Stausee lake.
After the journey on our historic train composition from Erstfeld to Airolo you visit the Ritom hydroelectric power station.
On a tour you find out how Ritom power station, as the first SBB power station, decisively advanced the electrification of the Swiss railway network. Then you take the cog railway to the Stausee lake, where a Ticino platter with regional delicacies awaits you.