Unmissable tourist sites
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..
Münsterhof 8001 CH - 8001 Zürich
This church, built between the 12 and the 15C, replaced a convent founded by Louis the German (853). It is definitely worth a visit to see the beautiful stained-glass windows by Chagall (chancel and south transept) and Giacometti (north transept). Th..
Bahnhofstrasse CH - 8001 Zürich
Bahnhoffstrasse, stretching between the main station and the lakeside, is the city's busiest thoroughfare. Along this fine avenue, lined with lime trees, are a succession of luxury shops, department stores, impressive banks and modern buildings.
Uniquely situated in its own private park in the heart of Zürich and on the shore of the lake, the 5-star Baur au Lac offers you newly styled luxurious rooms and suites. 2 renowned restaurants, one with a terrace in the idyllic garden, an inviting b..
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 music hall and Lake Zurich. It offers free Wi-Fi and free access to the Luxor Fitness Center in the same building. The Vivace..
Beethovenstrasse 21 CH - 8002 Zürich
Prix Prices from : 417 CHF
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..
Limmatquai 82 CH - 8001 Zürich
This bright, modern restaurant is located in a quiet spot on the banks of the River Limmat. It serves Mediterranean cuisine and diners are invited to take their pick from the fish and seafood on offer at the generous buffet.
Stauffacherquai 1 CH - 8004 Zürich
Münsterhof 6 CH - 8001 Zürich
This restaurant is a real success story. On one hand, a great combination of gourmet cuisine upstairs and wine bar downstairs; on the other, an excellent chef in the shape of Tobias Buholzer. The unbeatable location and charming interior provide the ..
Goethestr. 10 CH - 8001 Zürich
This lovely historic building used to be the offices of the Zurich newspaper, the Neue Zürcher Zeitung. Nowadays, the modern brasserie serves classic cuisine including an opera menu available until 11pm. Sunday brunch.
Münsterhof 6 CH - 8001 Zürich
The Weinstube on the ground floor attracts diners in search of something a little simpler but not at the expense of quality. The chef is the same as in the gourmet restaurant. Here he serves up dishes such as homemade ravioli, as well as more hearty ..
Fraumünsterstr. 12 CH - 8001 Zürich
This restaurant is housed in an impressive, neo-Baroque banking building. It has a strong East Asian influence, serving sushi, sashimi and even Japanese-style bento box business lunches. Minimalist interior by Iria Degen.