Summer in Zurich, View on the River Limmat
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Why Zurich?
As a lakeside discovery metropolis with views of the snow-covered Alps on the horizon, Zürich offers a unique mix of adventure, enjoyment, nature, and culture.

Travel Trade – Why Zurich

Zurich – The Lifestyle Capital

Thanks to its central location in the very heart of Europe, it is easy to reach, and it also boasts a first-class infrastructure and public transportation system. Within Zurich, you can get one place to another quickly and easily, thus giving you more time to enjoy this unique world city, with its spectacular Alpine panorama. Zurich is quality conscious and safe, and also offers plenty of variation, ranging from culture to nature through to a vibrant nightlife.

As a lakeside discovery metropolis with views of the snow-covered Alps on the horizon, Zürich offers a unique mix of adventure, enjoyment, nature, and culture.
Highlights
Lake Zurich, Grossmünster, Old Town and Bahnhofstrasse – Zurich's most beautiful tourist attractions...
Events in Zürich
Zurich and Region
Zurich Tradition At Zurich's traditional Sechseläuten event, the entire city celebrates the beginning of spring and watches on in anticipation as the “Böögg” – an effigy of a snowman perched on top of a huge pyre – is set on fire. For tradition has...
Christmas markets, Advent concerts and mulled wine: Zurich is simply enchanting at Christmas time
Picnic in Zurich with the whole family
You can find excursion tips for families and event tips for children in Zurich and the region here
Old Town and Castle of Rapperswil Seen From Lake Zurich
Tips for excursions by boat and train to the sights of interest in and around Zurich