Things to see and do - Zürich
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Zürich Travel guide
Zürich : Michelin's recommendations
Situated in the north of Switzerland on the banks of the Sihl and the Limat, on the side of the lake bearing the same name, Zurich is beyond any doubt the country's principal city. It is the main industrial, commercial, financial and academic centre of the Confederation, as well as being the most densely populated and one of the most active areas on a cultural level.
Tourist attractions Zürich : Things to see and do
Heimplatz 1 CH - Zürich
This museum's main focus is on modern art, but the first floor has works by Rembrandt, Ruysdael, Fra Angelico, Rubens, and Swiss artists like Hodler, Segantini and Füssli. Contemporary artworks include Pop Art, Dubuffet, Rothko and Pollock. On the se..
Museumstr. 2 CH - 8023 Zürich
The Schweizerisches Landesmuseum houses extensive collections that touch upon every aspect of culture and the art of living in Switzerland, from the Stone Age to the present day. Of particular interest are the celestial globe developed by Bürgi in th..
Gablerstr. 15 CH - 8002 Zürich
Located in the former Wesenbrock villa, the museum houses the precious exhibits collected by Baron von der Heydt: sculptures and paintings from the Far East, Africa and Oceania, engravings from Japan, objets d'art from the Near East, Tibet and pre-Co..
Claridenstrasse 30 CH - 8022 Zürich
The Hotel Glärnischhof is located in the very centre of Zurich, right next to famous Bahnhofstrasse, the congress hall, the Tonhalle concert hall and Lake Zurich. It offers free WiFi, a free minibar and free access to the Luxor Fitness Center with sa..
Weinplatz 2 CH - 8001 Zürich
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Renowned for warm hospitality for over 650 years, the Hotel Storchen enjoys a unique position in the heart of Zurich, directly at the Limmat River. The rooms and suites offer unique views of the river and of the picturesque Old Town. They combine cl..
Beethovenstrasse 21 CH - 8002 Zürich
This contemporary 5-star hotel is located in the heart of Zurich's commercial district, yet just steps away from the fashionable Bahnhofstrasse shopping street, Lake Zurich and the Old Town. It has a health club with a gym, steam bath, sauna and trea..
Leisure activities Zürich
Board a comprehensive full day tour from Zurich and visit Mt. Rigi, Queen of the Swiss Mountains at 6000 feet (1800 meters). Your guided coach tour also includes a cable car ride, a decent down the first ever cogwheel train in Europe and a trip to th..
Prices from : 199 €
Venture aboard an unforgettable Alpine tour to the majestic world of the Jungfraujoch - Towering at 11,333 feet (3,454 meters) you're officically at the top of Europe! Your guided full day coach tour from Zurich takes you to the magnificent mountain ..
Venture to the Heidi-like region of eastern Switzerland on this full day guided coach tour from Zurich. Sample local cheese and chocolate, walk the streets of Appenzell and catch an aerial cable car over Swiss Alpine peaks for a comprehensive insight..
Rennweg 7 CH - 8001 Zürich
August offers fresh and flavoursome cuisine - including some great terrines and delicious sausages - served in a friendly, classic brasserie atmosphere. The local slow-cooked dishes are also very good.
Pelikanstr. 18 CH - 8001 Zürich
This lively brasserie located in the fashionable venue of the same name is much in demand, not least thanks to its good food. Try the duck ravioli with leek salad or the veal cutlet - sliced for you at your table - before moving on to the club or the..
Hohlstr. 449 CH - 8048 Zürich
A very traditional Italian restaurant with a lovely terrace under shady chestnut trees. Home-made pasta is among the dishes prepared from fresh produce.
Schützengasse CH - 8001 Zürich
This friendly, modern restaurant boasts a light and airy interior and tapas-style food. Try the ravioli with rosemary butter or the Pilze mit Kakaoerde und Mimolette (a mushroom speciality).
Culmannstr. 45 CH - 8006 Zürich
Southern Italian Giovanni Rizzo has been calling the shots here at Stapferstube, a well-known Zürich eatery, for some time now. As a result the food has a strongly Italian feel as evidenced by the delicious pan-fried squid with garlic, herbs and chil..
Hopfenstr. 19 CH - 8045 Zürich
A really friendly local eatery serving some excellent food, all of which is freshly cooked and delicious to boot. Try the delicious sounding braised shin of beef or Toblerone mousse.