The best place to visit Switzerland

Articles Oct 03, 2019 09:39

Switzerland may be a small country, but tourism in Switzerland is consistently among the most attractive tourist destinations in Europe. From the majestic mountain peaks to the modern cities, the attractive beauty will appeal to you immediately when you arrive.

Those who want to experience the European pearl will not lack the search for attractions in Switzerland and will feel safe while traveling in countries with this low crime rate, though the list of emergency numbers of Switzerland is always Handy. Here are the top 5 places to visit in Switzerland that you must experience to watch the most amazing things.

1. The Rhine Falls

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  The Rhine Falls, Europe's largest waterfall, is an enchanting natural wonder Swiss tourist. In the northernmost part of Switzerland near the town of Schaffhausen, the majestic waterfalls roar from over 150 meters wide.   In the midst of all is a mighty rock that has endured the elements in a thousand years. The stone can be reached during a tour around the glacier waterfall, in which one can observe the nature scene from the closet. Almost in the middle of the waterfall, visitors stand on the platform and partially float on the Rhine River. The castles of Worth and Laufen can be reached by riverboat, and very daring tourists can hire canoes.  

The Schloss Laufen complex has made additional sparkle from March 3, 2010. In addition to the center of the new visitor, a children's playground and "history" (interactive exhibits on the Rhine waterfall) have been opened. The new adventure Trail with a dual elevator system and the Belvedere Trail makes it easy to reach magnificent waterfalls.

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2. Bern

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  Bern, the capital of Switzerland, was built around a cross in the Aare River. It originated in the 12th century, with preserved medieval architecture at Altstadt (Old Town). The Swiss parliament and diplomats meet at the Neo-Renaissance Bundeshaus (Federal Palace). The Französische Kirche (French Church) and the nearby medieval tower are called Zytglogge dating from the 13th century.  

The current location of the Swiss Parliament (Bundeshaus), Bern is one of the best-preserved historical centers in Switzerland. It boasts a stunning botanical garden, a colorful weekly marketplace and access to River Aare and Bear Park, where a bear-family symbol of the city-residence.

3. Matterhorn, Zermatt

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  This pyramid-shaped giant is said to be the most photographed mountain in the world and thus also the most famous Alpine peak in Switzerland and a top spot to visit in Switzerland. The Matterhorn in the T ZERMATT stands at a height of 4.478 meters and attracts climbers from around the world eager to conquer its ascent – some even daring to reach its peak. The cable car regularly crosses the mountain station in Zermatt, the highest cable car station on the Alps and takes the snowmobiling and snowboarding to the surrounding mountains in winter and the people hiking in the summer. 

4. Chateau de Chillon, Montreux

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  The history of the Château de Chillon Castle returned to the twelfth century when a castle was built on a small rocky island in Lake Geneva by the rulers of Savoy. From here, Savoy can control trade and traffic in the Lake Geneva area, as well as trade routes that are important to Italy.  

The Château de Chillon has a beautiful location on a small island on the distant west of Lake Geneva between Montreux and Villeneuve. This romantic castle is strategically important in controlling trade in the Lake Geneva area. The dungeons inspired by Lord Byron. Château de Chillon is a family-friendly destination and children of all ages will love to explore the dungeon, endless stairs, walk-in prison and donjon.  

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5. The Jungfrau Region

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  The Jungfrau region near Interlaken is one of the most popular areas of Switzerland, with its famous Eiger peak, glacier, rich panoramic picture, scenic hiking and plenty of family-friendly activities. It's a great place to stay for several days and also enough near Zürich, Luzern, and Bern for a day trip.  

The Jungfrau region is large in size as it appears on the map below. Interlaken sits at the entrance to the area. As you drive south, the area is divided into two main valleys, side Grindelwald in the east and Lauterbrunnen side in the west. Each party provides access to the mountains in the middle, including Kleine Scheidegg and Jungfraujoch. Towards Grindelwald, you can also visit First and Bachalpsee. On the Lauterbrunnen side, you can reach the Schilthorn Falls, Murren, Trummelbach.  

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