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Travel destinations in Switzerland
Switzerland enchants with its impressive mountain landscapes, majestic Alpine peaks, idyllic natural scenery along lakes and rivers and a touch of Mediterranean flair.
Even in vibrant cities, which include large urban areas, you will find the diversity of this fascinating destination. Switzerland offers an astonishing range of impressions and experiences within its compact area.
What makes Switzerland special is the fact that each region has its own individual highlights, giving the country a diverse and captivating appeal.
To experience the full splendor of Switzerland in all its diversity, it is advisable to explore destinations in different regions.
For each of Switzerland’s 11 regions, we have carefully selected the most important highlights and sights for you.
Lake Lucerne Region
Lucerne itself is a historical and cultural hotspot with sights such as the Chapel Bridge and the Lion Monument. Lake Lucerne, the largest lake in the region, attracts visitors and is a popular destination for water sports and leisure activities. Central Switzerland is also known for its traditional cuisine, including cheese fondue and rösti, as well as its lively carnival celebrations and folk festivals.
Discover the most fascinating destinations in the Bernese Oberland: from the impressive resorts such as Interlaken, Grindelwald, Wengen, Mürren, Gstaad, Adelboden, Jungfrau and the majestic Aletsch Glacier to the charming lakes and picturesque landscapes. Immerse yourself in the incomparable beauty of this region.
Experience Swiss hospitality and the impressive diversity that Graubünden has to offer.
Immerse yourself in the most fascinating attractions of Valais: from the iconic Matterhorn to picturesque Zermatt, enchanting Saas-Fee and the imposing Aletsch Glacier. The region also attracts visitors with its idyllic vineyards and magnificent castles, which offer a unique fusion of nature and culture.
Immerse yourself in the unique atmosphere of Ticino, where you are surrounded by the impressive beauty of nature and the warm hospitality of the locals.
“Families welcome” is the motto in Malbun in the Principality of Liechtenstein and in Toggenburg. Whether you want to explore the idyllic beauty of the Appenzell Alps, experience the culture and history of St.Gallen or relax in enchanting Thurgau – Eastern Switzerland promises unforgettable experiences for every taste.
The area around Lake Geneva in Vaud entices visitors with a wide range of fascinating destinations: From the vibrant cities of Geneva and Lausanne to the enchanting Montreux and Vevey and the idyllic villages of Yvorne and Yvoire. Lake Geneva itself is an outstanding highlight and is perfect for relaxing walks in picturesque surroundings. The surrounding vineyards and imposing castles and châteaux complete the region’s diverse offerings. Discover a unique combination of urban life, picturesque nature and historical heritage.
Immerse yourself in the most enchanting destinations of the Jura-Three-Lakes region: explore not only the lively towns, but also the picturesque villages such as Murten, Neuchâtel, Biel and St. Ursanne. Experience the impressive splendor of Creux du Van and Chasseral, enjoy the tranquility on the shores of Lakes Neuchâtel, Biel and Murten, and explore the idyllic vineyards and majestic castles. This region offers a wealth of opportunities to experience nature, culture and pleasure in harmony.
You will find some of the most beautiful excursion destinations in the Bernes Midlands region: Experience the medieval atmosphere of the city of Bern with its unique charm. Enjoy the homely atmosphere of the Emmental and taste the legendary Emmental cheese, which has its origins here. The region offers a fascinating mix of culture, nature and culinary delights that will delight your senses.
The region has numerous highlights in store for gourmets. Whether in the exquisite restaurants, the traditional breweries or the enchanting wineries – here you can enjoy the culinary diversity of Zurich to the full. Enjoy carefully prepared dishes made from fresh, regional ingredients and discover the diversity of the gastronomic scene that the region has to offer.
Basel shines as a lively cultural hotspot, offering a diverse theater and music scene. Impressive performances, first-class ballet performances and concerts ranging from classical to pop music await you here. A very special highlight is the legendary Basel Carnival, which attracts carnival enthusiasts from all over the world every year.