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Zurich city tour and its surroundings

Availability: Daily
Duration: 4 hours, 15 minutes
Language: English, Spanish
Mobile voucher accepted
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  • Pass by the castle-like National Museum, the shopping avenue Bahnhofstrasse and Zurich's famous financial district
  • Take photos at the picturesque Lake Zurich
  • Enjoy an introduction stroll through the old town
  • Experience a ferry ride on Lake Zurich and an aerial cable car ride to Mount Felsenegg
What to expect

Discover why Zurich is frequently awarded the "city with best quality of life" and learn about Switzerland's business and cultural center while listening to your multilingual guide pointing out the highlights of this unique town. Heading out to the beautiful surrounding area, you cross Lake Zurich by ferry and ride a cable car to Felsenegg with stunning views of the town, the lake and the snow-capped Alps.

This beautiful excursion combines the interesting city of Zurich with its beautiful nature in the surroundings. Enjoy the drive in a comfortable air-conditioned coach, passing by the castle-like National Museum, the shopping avenue Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich's famous financial district and the renowned Opera House. Stop for taking photos at the picturesque Lake Zurich before cruising the university quarter to see the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and Zurich's art museum. Reach the charming Old Town for your next picture stop. Introduction stroll through the pleasant pedestrian area with view of the patriarchal guild houses, St. Peter church with Europe's largest clock-face, the Grossmünster church and the Fraumünster church with the stained glass windows by Marc Chagall.

Heading out of the city, the journey continues along the Gold Coast to Meilen where you board the ferry and cross the pristine waters of Lake of Zurich to Horgen. Move on to Adliswil for the ultimate highlight of your city tour, which is a ride by the only aerial cable car in the Canton of Zurich to the viewpoint Felsenegg. This activity is subject to seasonal program changes.

Felsenegg is a popular recreational area for the locals living in and around Zurich, and it offers incredible views overlooking the city, the lake and the snow-capped Alps. Enjoy the fresh air of the beautiful forest before heading back to Zurich.

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What's included
  • Live guide in English and Spanish
  • Transportation in a comfortable coach
  • Ferry ride
  • Aerial cable car
What's not included
  • Meals
  • Beverages
  • Personal expenses
Reduced price
  • Children from 6 to 15 years: Half price
  • Infants up to 5 years: Free of charge but need to be registered

Limmatstrasse 5, 8005 Zürich, Switzerland

Meeting point:

The official departure place is the Sihlquai Coach Terminal on Limmatstrasse 5. The meeting point is at a white ticket office with "Best of Switzerland Tours" or "Tickets here" signs.

What to remember

Seasonal program changes: Due to revision the aerial cable car will be replaced with Dolderbahn cogwheel train on these dates:

  • 5-9 March 2018
  • 12-16 March 2018
  • 19-23 March 2018
  • 25 February - 5 April 2019
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  • Daily at 1.00pm (Meeting time 15 minutes before)
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