The “Glacier Express” is an international sightseeing train, one of the icons for Switzerland which is familiar to many people in the world.
It enjoys a worldwide reputation as a tourist train which travels all the way from Zermatt to St.Moritz through the European Alps in southwestern Switzerland, using both of Rhätisch Railways and Matterhorn Gotthard Railways. It runs so slowly that it takes eight hours in order to go from the first stop to the last and it gives passengers enough time to appreciate the magnificent Alpine landscape from the panoramic windows.
Many of the currently deployed locomotive Ge4/4 III are in special liveries.
●“Glacier Express” one of popular sightseeing trains in Switzerland now makes its debut as an N-scale model.
●The train of a kind of narrow gauge called “meter gauge” is now made as a 1/150 scale model.
●The scale model can negotiate even R150 curve track in “Unitrack Compact”.
●The scale model represents the latest train consisting of new “premium coaches” introduced in 2006.
●The large panorama windows on the scale models “Glacier Express” makes it possible to place the passenger figures like looking out of the windows as they are seen from outside.
●The locomotive GE 4/4 III RhB is equipped with motor unit with flywheels to realize powerful run.
●The basic set is packed in a color packaging box with hanging hole add-on set in a 6-car bookcase box.
●The basic set is complete with “Unitrack” track (Straight 124mm x 3) and re-railer for display on the track.