Zurich – largest city in Switzerland

Zurich – largest city in Switzerland

With around 430,000 inhabitants, Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland and part of a densely populated agglomeration of around 1.3 million people. It lies at the mouth of the River Limmat into Lake Zurich. The history of Zurich dates back to Roman times. It became...
10 Top Highlights in Zurich

10 Top Highlights in Zurich

The top 10 highlights in Zurich are sights that make visitors’ hearts beat faster. The following list 10 top highlights in Zurich presents the absolute highlights that should not be missed during a stay in Zurich. From historic places with an eventful past to...
Lake Zurich – a landmark for Zurich

Lake Zurich – a landmark for Zurich

Lake Zurich stretches south-east of Zurich across the cantons of Zurich, St. Gallen and Schwyz. Its main tributary is the Linth, which originates in the Tödi massif in the Glarus Alps and flows through the canton of Glarus and Lake Walen before finally flowing into...
Grossmünster – landmark of Zurich

Grossmünster – landmark of Zurich

The Grossmünster, a Protestant Reformed church in the Old Town of Zurich, is the city’s most striking landmark. According to legend, it was founded in the 9th century by Charlemagne on the graves of the city’s saints Felix and Regula. The Romanesque...
Lindt Home of Chocolate Tour

Lindt Home of Chocolate Tour

At the Lindt Home of Chocolate, chocolate lovers can experience an unforgettable journey through the world of Swiss chocolate. Fascinating chocolate tours are offered, accompanied by an impressive 9-meter-high chocolate fountain. The Lindt Chocolate Shop, the largest...