Saturday, 29 April 2017

Lötschberg Tunnel

Goppenstein to Kandersteg
Saturday 29th April 2017
The Lötschberg Tunnel is a 14.612 km (9.079 mi) long railway tunnel on the Lötschberg Line, which connects Spiez and Brig at the northern end of the Simplon Tunnel cutting through the Alps of Switzerland. Its ends are at the towns of Kandersteg in the canton of Berne and Goppenstein in the canton of Valais. Construction began in 1907 and suffered delays by several severe accidents.

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