10 Amazing Tourist Attractions in Switzerland

Switzerland is known as the Land of the Alps. Bordered by France, Germany, Italy and Austria, Switzerland provide the most stunning panoramic views of the Alps. Though small, is also one of the richest countries in the world, no wonder many tourists holiday home Switzerland. There are many tourist attractions in Switzerland, but I’ve put together for you tourist attractions top 10 in Switzerland. I hope you will like it.

The Chillon Castle
Located on the shores of Lake Geneva, Chillon Castle is one of the most famous castles in Switzerland. Bangunanl also has three pages and four large rooms that offer beautiful scenery outside.

Zermatt
Although there are many beautiful ski resort in Switzerland, Zermatt stands as one of the top tourist attraction because Switzerland lies at the foot of the famous peak of the Swiss Alps.

Geneva Jet D’eau
This fountain in the heart of one of the major cities of Switzerland is one of the tallest fountains in the world, projecting water up to 140 meters high. Built in 1891, is also regarded as one of the symbols of the city of Geneva.

Swiss National Park
This is one of the Swiss tourist attraction worth seeing. Swiss national park, covering nearly half the nation as a whole. It is a refuge for a variety of wildlife such as Elks, marmots and eagles, as well.

Swiss Transport Museum
Located in Lucerne, Switzerland Transportation Museum is home to exhibits of locomotives, ships, aircraft, vehicles and other modes of transport and communications. You can enjoy a planetarium and IMAX theater as well.

Schilthorn and Piz Gloria
The Schilthorn is a mountain in the Swiss Alps. Piz Gloria is a revolving restaurant on top of this mountain is the location for James Bond film “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.”

The Tropical Alps
Believe it or not, you’ll find palm trees here! Ticino is very close to Italy, and offers the glaciers and palm trees. This culture is rich and diverse in this area, and little known to the people who do not live in Switzerland.

Appenzellerland
This is the home land for Heidi. Here you will find all sorts of walking trails and the largest Nordic fitness park in Switzerland. Cattle show popular, and the locals enjoy dressing up in traditional costumes.

Zurich

You can not forget the 2000-year-old city rich in history. This is the Swiss city is full of trendy cafes, international boutiques, and the hustle and bustle of modern life.

Aletsch glacier
This is the longest and most beautiful glaciers in the Alps with a length of 23 km. This is the easiest to access, and saw the first UNESCO World Heritage site. These glaciers are found in south-western part of Switzerland in the Aletsch region.

The Chillon Castle Switzerland

The Chillon Castle Switzerland

Zermatt Switzerland

Zermatt Switzerland

Geneva Jet D'eau Switzerland

Geneva Jet D’eau Switzerland

Swiss National Park

Swiss National Park

Swiss Transport Museum

Swiss Transport Museum

Schilthorn and Piz Gloria Switzerland

Schilthorn and Piz Gloria Switzerland

The Tropical Alps

The Tropical Alps

Appenzellerland Switzerland

Appenzellerland Switzerland

Zurich Switzerland

Zurich Switzerland

Aletsch Glacier Switzerland

Aletsch Glacier Switzerland

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1 Response

  1. June 30, 2012

    Geneva Village…

    Another great post from this blog !…