UNESCO Series: 40 World Heritage Sites of Italy
24. Royal House of Savoy
Formed during the 11th century, the Royal House of Savoy depicts the complex of buildings that held historical importance. Once the house of the Duke of Savoy, the Royal House represented the power the rulers had. The House of Savoy is known for its outstanding design and embellishment that was carried out by renowned artists and architects of that time.
The Bernina Express provides a unique experience when you travel through differing landscapes of glaciers and palm trees. The train provides an exquisite connection between Switzerland and Italy. Passing over 196 bridges, going under 55 winding tunnels and moving through dramatic gorges, the journey takes about 2 ½ hours, mesmerizing all individuals.