Location: In Central Europe totally land locked by Germany in the north, Austria in the East, Italy in the south, and France in the west
Capital City: Bern
Language/s: German, Italian, French, and Romansch
Currency: Swiss franc
Time Zone: CET (UTC + 1); CEST (UTC + 2)
ISD Code: 41
Best Time to Visit: May to September
Zurich and Geneva International Airports Switzerland is perhaps the only country in the world which all travelers aspire to visit at least once in their lifetime. Switzerland invariably would rank first in the list of preferences among tourists. With verdant green hill slopes, glistening snow peaks, glacier expanses, and clear blue lakes, Switzerland in Europe is a virtual paradise on earth. Be it summer or winter, autumn or spring Switzerland in eternally inviting and beautiful.
Must see places in Switzerland :-
|Lake Lucerne||Engstligenalp||The Dolder Grand|
|The Alps, Switzerland||Zermatt||Glacier Express|
|Matterhorn||Aletsch Glacier||Davos Klosters|
The mountain slopes of St. Moritz, Interlaken and Zermatt become competition level ski destinations in winter and are enthralling hiking trails is summer. The higher altitudes of the Swiss Alps are adrenaline filled escapades for rock climbers. The enchantment of Switzerland goes beyond Alps Mountains and hill slopes. Lake Lugano and Lake Lucerne are thronged by travelers and local inhabitants.
Switzerland in addition to being a nature’s paradise is also a nation of cultural influx and historical significance. Explore the abbey complex of St. Gallen or the Lausanne Cathedral, both UNESCO Heritage Sites. If cosmopolitan life fascinates you, spend your vacation Zurich, Geneva or Basel. Satisfy your culinary demands with pasta and a glass of merlot, or beer with sausage. Indulge yourself with a box of heavenly Swiss chocolates, and finest wines from Valais.
When to Visit Switzerland
Switzerland can be visited anytime of the year depending on your preference. For discovering this ethereal country May to September is the best time. If of course you prefer winter sports then November to February is the best time.
Travel to and Within Switzerland
Zurich and Geneva are the two principal airports of Switzerland catering to international flights. Flights from all corners of the world travel to Switzerland. Being totally land locked Switzerland is easily accessible by railways and roadways from other European cities. Eurolines buses connect Switzerland to Germany, Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Slovakia, Romania, and Montenegro. Eurostar trains ply between Berne in Switzerland and Paris in France, and from Switzerland Zurich to Vienna in Austria.
Hotels in Switzerland
There are many hotels in various cities of Switzerland ranging from luxury hotels, economy hotels to budget hotels which you can choose from as per your need. Here is a list of few hotels in Switzerland:
- Swisshotel International zurich
- Marriott Zurich
- Montana Hotels
- Lindner Grand Hotels
- Ramada Encore Geneva
- De La Paix Lucerne Hotel