Cities in Switzerland

Enjoy the clean, clear countryside of Switzerland

Switzerland is a country of unparalleled beauty and a defined culture. Well known for its cheese, chocolate and finance and banking, Switzerland has so much more to offer tourists. Switzerland is the skiing capital of the world with its vast mountain ranges covered in snow. Winter in Switzerland is when the holiday truly begins. Tourists enjoy activities such as skiing, tobogganing, snow boarding, snowshoe walking, hiking and various other excursions. Switzerland also offers an abundance of wellness resorts and spas. Allow the beautiful clean air and a relaxing massage to work out all the stresses and strains of life. The excitement doesn't stop in summer though. Why not enjoy a quiet bike ride or a gentle lake ride in a steamer. From relaxing spas to energetic snow sports, Switzerland is a tourist destination that has it all.

Bern is a truly unique and delightful city. It has retained its cobble streets, medieval buildings and fountains for 500 years. One of the oldest cities in Europe, Bern is completely representative of Swiss culture. Berne, the capital of Switzerland is surrounded by the immense beauty of the Alps, wooded hills and rivers. The combination of these natural sights with the stunning architecture has caused Bern to be declared a World Heritage Site. Explore the many facets of Bern by meandering around the city. For a cultural experience, visit the museums or the theatres. For shopping in Bern make your way to the western section of the Old Town. Step back into the modern world as you walk into one of the many arcades. The nightlife does not disappoint with live music, opera, dance parties and more. Take a truly refreshing walk through history and the beauty of Switzerland by making Bern your next holiday destination.

Geneva is particularly well known for its involvement in world affairs. It is home to the UN European headquarters and the International Committee of the Red Cross. However, despite such status, Geneva is relatively small. It boasts the title of healthiest city in the world and one of the most beautiful. The old town is surrounded by natural splendor. There are many things to see in Geneva such as the Jardin Anglais lakeside, the Jet d'Eau and the Parc La Grange. Other attractions in Geneva include art galleries, cathedrals, museums and theatres. In March you can enjoy the excitement of the Geneva Motor Show, a popular event for many. Geneva offers tourists a fantastic experience from relaxing strolls in the parks to exquisite shopping.

Zurich, the largest city in Switzerland, combines 19th century charm with modern facilities. Whilst a highly industrialized city, Zurich is clean and has much to offer in the way of entertainment and nightlife. Take a tour around Zurich and discover places such as the Museum of Art, the Church of Our Lady, the Swiss National Museum and the Old Town. Enjoy a quiet walk to the quays or board a sailboat on the lake. Zurich is certain to put you at ease whilst its nightlife will not leaving you wanting more.

 



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