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This charming little village lies to the extreme northeast of the lake that bears its name. It stretches out among the lakeside gardens and orchards at the start of the Zugerberg's first wooded foothills. Archaeological digs have found evidence of the presence of Man from the Neolithic period. The town belonged successively to the Lenzburgs, the Kyburgs and the Hapsburgs before joining the Confederation in 1352.

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Tourist attractions Zug : Things to see and do

  • Old Town Interesting

    CH - 6300 Zug

    The Old Town is defined by fortified ruins (Tour de la Poudre, Tour des Capucins) and crossed by the Unter-Altsadt and the Ober-Altstadt. The district contains some fine old buildings such as the painted houses along the Fish Market, the Clocktower, ..

  • St Oswald's Church

    St.-Oswalds-Gasse CH - 6300 Zug

    In the late Gothic style, St Oswald's was built in the 15-16C. The interior is vaulted with diagonal ribs and simplified with massive pillars. The church houses many statues of saints, several triptychs in painted and gilded wood, and some frescos de..

  • Lake Zug

    CH - 6300 Zug

    A walk along the banks of Lake Zug is most enjoyable. From the theatre and the casino, to the south, a path (15min) between the restaurant terraces and public parks leads to Alpenquai (fine views of central Switzerland's mountain peaks with the Berne..

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Hotels Zug

  • Hotel Guggital Three stars Three stars Three stars

    Zugerbergstrasse 46 CH - 6300 Zug

    Prix Prices from : 167 CHF

    The Hotel Guggital offers an extraordinary view over the roofs of Zug towards the lake, and is far away from the noise and the hustle and bustle of the city. Evenings in the hotel are unforgettable, with a brilliantly coloured sky as the sun sets ov..

  • Hotel Löwen am See

    Landsgemeindeplatz 1 CH - 6301 Zug

    Located on the banks of Lake Zug in the old town of Zug, Hotel Löwen am See offers air-conditioned rooms, panoramic lake and mountain views, and a restaurant. The modern rooms feature a laptop-size safe, a minibar, cable TV, and a bathroom with hair..

  • Parkhotel Zug

    Industriestrasse 14 CH - 6304 Zug

    Surrounded by the impressive panorama of the Zugerberg Plateau and the Swiss Alps, the Parkhotel is just a 2-minute walk from Zug Train Station. The modern rooms are decorated in natural colours and feature hardwood floors, cable TV, a minibar with ..

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Restaurants Zug

  • Parkhotel Zug Restaurant within a Michelin recommended hotel (or restaurant) 

    Industriestr. 14 CH - 6300 Zug

  • Zum Kaiser Franz im Rössl Comfortable restaurant 

    Vorstadt 8 CH - 6300 Zug

    Soft tones, covered chairs, pillars, pictures and wall paintings set the décor in this classic restaurant serving many Austrian dishes.

  • Bistro Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Ober-Altstadt 1 CH - 6300 Zug

    You could say that the chef here was born to his trade. He grew up on a farm with its own table d'hôte and then completed an apprenticeship and worked in various big name restaurants. Today he treats his guests to a varied menu including Hungarian go..

  • Rathauskeller - Zunftstube Very comfortable restaurant 

    Ober-Altstadt 1 CH - 6300 Zug

    Wood carvings, Versace porcelain and modern black leather chairs distinguish the elegant classic interior of the Zunftstube. It is situated on the first floor of this lovely old town house. Delicious traditional fare at the informal Bistro.

  • CU Restaurant Quite comfortable restaurant 

    Metallstr. 20 CH - 6300 Zug

    Facing the lobby, this open fronted restaurant with its hyper-modern, virtually all black design is a hit with guests. Enjoy a range of international dishes, with tapas also available from 5pm.

  • Aklin Comfortable restaurant 

    Kolinplatz 10 CH - 6300 Zug

    In the beautiful old town house dating from 1787 there is a modern bistro on one side and a tasteful historical atmosphere on the other - an interior well work seeing!

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