SBB Historic: on the tracks of the Réduit.
The offer is available in the following categories
- Individual travellers
- Journey from Erstfeld to Airolo and return with an Ae 4/7 10976.
- Travel in the saloon or dining car, including coffee and croissants on the return journey.
- Tour of two important former military fortresses of the Swiss army.
Travel with our historical composition from Erstfeld to Airolo and visit Forte Airolo and the fort of Foppa Grande, two fortresses that used to be important for Swiss national defence.
On the tour through both facilities you will find out how the Gotthard Tunnel was guarded from here for more than 100 years, and how it was defended in an emergency.