Zurich City Tour, Switzerland

About Zurich city Switzerland: Zurich City Switzerland is the capital city and also the largest city which is located in Northern-Central of Switzerland. The Zurich Metropolitan area is known as a hub for railways along with roads and air-traffic with both Zurich Airport and railway station being the busiest and largest in the country. The official language of Zurich is German and it has many museums and galleries which are the primary tourists attractions in the city. The Zurich is considered to be a leading global city and has been considered as first in the list of top 25 cities in the world making it a number one in "Quality of Life Survey".

How can Reach : Zurich is the largest city also the business and education hub in the Switzerland country. It is well connected with Bern, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Zurich Hardbrucke" is the nearest railway station which is just 4.4 KM far from "Zurich City". Tourists can get here train to Basel and Geneva cities.

"Zurich Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 9.7 KM distance from "Zurich City". Tourists can get here flights to Domestic and International cities.

Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets): Swiss National Museum

CHF 10 : Adults (above 17 years old)

CHF 8 : Student / disabled persons / groups of 10 (17 to 26 years)

FREE : Children (Under 16 years old)

Visit Timings (Open Hours): Swiss National Museum

10.00 am to 5.00 pm : Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday

10.00 am to 7.00 pm : Thursday

Closed: Monday

Tourists Information Centre Address: Hauptbahnhof, 8001 Zurich, Switzerland

Locations: North-Central, Switzerland

Total Area: 87.88 SQ. KM.

Elevation (Zurich Hauptbahnhof): 408 metres

Highest Elevation (Uetliberg): 871 metres

Lowest Elevation (Limmat): 392 metres

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Tourist Attractions: Giacometti Murals, La Boule d’or centenaire, Hans Waldmann Statue, Rotes Schloss, Plaza Casa Lenin, Grossmunster, Fraumunster, Landesmuseum, Kunsthaus, Schanzengraben, Rietberg Museum, Langstrasse, Zoo Zurich, Lake Promenade, Chinese Garden, Le Corbusier House, Lindenhof, Niederdorf, Bahnhofstrasse, Museum Buehrle, Zurich West, Beyer Watch Museum

Things to Do: Boating and Fishing on Zurichsee Lake, Polybahn, skiing, Trip on the Zurichsee, Uetliberg, planetenweg, Kaferberg, bike ride, Free Walk Tour Zurich, organ concerts, Rhine Falls, Streetparade, Zuri Fascht, Sechselauten, Zurich Pride Festival

Website: https://www.stadt-zuerich.ch

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) -2.0 -1.6 1.7 4.5 8.8 11.9 14.0 13.8 10.5 7.0 2.0 -0.7
Average High (℃) 2.9 4.6 9.5 13.8 18.5 21.6 24.0 23.3 18.8 13.7 7.2 3.7

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Four Points by Sheraton Sihlcity Zurich Hotel (+41 44 554 00 00), ENGIMATT City-Gardenhotel Hotel (+41 44 284 16 16), VISIONAPARTMENTS Zurich Wolframplatz Hotel (+41 44 248 34 34), Seestrasse Apartments Drei Koenige Hotel (+41 44 208 14 14), B2 Boutique Hotel + Spa (+41 44 567 67 67), FIFA Hotel Ascot (+41 44 208 14 14), Alden Suite Hotel Splugenschloss Zurich (+41 44 289 99 99), ALDEN per te Hotel (+41 44 289 99 99), Sheraton Zurich Neues Schloss Hotel (+41 44 286 94 00), Park Hyatt Zurich Hotel (+41 43 883 12 34), Hotel Glaernischhof (+41 44 286 22 22), Baur au Lac Hotel (+41 44 220 50 20), Hotel Motel One Zurich (+41 44 226 77 00), Fleming's Hotel Zurich (+41 44 563 00 00), Storchen Zurich Hotel (+41 44 227 27 27), Widder Hotel (+41 44 224 25 26), Sorell Hotel Seidenhof (+41 44 228 75 00), Glockenhof Hotel (+41 44 225 91 91), Walhalla Hotel (+41 44 446 54 00)

Affordable Hotels: Parques Rietberg Hotel (+31 6 39550175), Boutique-Hotel Herzkammer Hotel (+41 44 221 07 87), Le Bijou Hotel (+41 44 533 16 00), Friendly Hostel Zurich (+41 78 897 96 96), Widder Bar & Kitchen Hotel (+41 44 224 24 12), Haus zur Stauffacherin Hotel (+41 44 298 11 11), easyHotel Zurich (+41 43 322 05 51), easyHotel Zurich (+41 43 322 05 51), City Stay Apartments - Nordstrasse 5 Hotel (+41 44 554 41 41), Hotels with a Bookmark (+41 44 368 60 06)

Distances from Zurich city:

Winterthur City: 23.8 KM

Lucerne City: 52.0 KM

Basel City: 87.1 KM

St. Gallen City: 86.2 KM

Bern City: 123.5 KM

Geneva City: 276.3 KM

Lausanne City: 226.4 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Zurich Airport" is the busiest Domestic and International airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 9.7 KM distance from Zurich city. Tourists can get here Domestic flights and International flights to foreign countries.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Zurich Airport" (9.7 KM) to Zurich City tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Zurich Airport" (9.7 KM) to Zurich City tour.

Nearest Train Station: Zurich Hardbrucke (4.4 KM). Tourists can get here train to to Basel and Geneva cities.