Switzerland is a charming place to fulfill your dreams. Its alpine beauty calls to you. The fairytale beauty will leave your jaw dropping. The snow capped mountains, the deep blue lakes; the tiny cottages will give you a magical experience. The best resorts for hiking, skiing, paragliding are present here. There are plenty of places you can visit to experience the magnificent picturesque of Switzerland.
Who doesn’t love Switzerland? It is the happiest country in the world. Geneva is taken from the name the Lake Geneva. It is located at the base of snow-topped Alps. It is the largest Alpine lake. Geneva is the mixture of Swedish and French culture. It is the capital of United Nations.
The gothic mystery surrounds these cathedrals. The Jet d’Eau is a fountain. It shoots water till 150 meters in the air. You can visit the opera house. The streets lined with cute cafes and elegant boutiques. Montreux hosts Jazz Festival every year in June. A lovely view of mountains and lakes coupled with some music. It will jazz you up.
It seems like everything of giant size should be in Switzerland. The Great Aletsch Glacier is the longest glacier in Europe. It is present in Jungfraujoch. It is a world heritage site. The most beautiful way to visit this place is to take a train.You can view the top of Europe from here. It is 3454 meters high. You can take a walk on the first slope Glacier Gorge.
You can view the Alpine scenery. Those who are a bit inactive the old or the ill tourists can take gondolas. Isn’t it wonderful? We all love to think of those misty lakes and gondolas. The hikers should gear up because of Switzerland one of the toughest climbs — The Eiger. Hope you have an adventurous tour.
The shopping hub of Switzerland. As well as the center of transportation. The city is located near the Lake Zurich. Just breath in the air and walk down streets full of cultural extravaganza. The Old town has a lot of art galleries you can visit. The street of Bahnhofstrasse has a line of classy boutiques, designer shops.
You can buy a token for your loved one. From funky watches to elegant jewelry you can buy anything here. You have a vast array of art galleries and museums waiting for you. The best is Kunsthaus Zurich. It has art collections from middle ages to modern day. If you are with your family, spend a day at the zoo. Your kids will love it. A train ride to Uietliberg mountain will give you a breathtaking view of the mountain ranges. You can visit the National Swiss Museum too. Its exquisite architecture and lighting will appeal to any goth.
Are you looking for some winter sports? You can do any winter sports here. St. Moritz has hosted two Winter Olympics. You will love skiing here. This chic town is present on both side of Lake St. Moritz. The one side has sunny weather whereas the other is on the floor of the mountain. The mirror-like ice helps efficiency in sports. It has some pricey resorts. People flock down here to enjoy the sports of skiing, hiking, biking. The St.Moritz Bad, which is on the floor of the valley, is less pricey. If you don’t want pricey bills, you can stay on this side. Have fun skiing.
It is the highest mountain in the Alps. Matterhorn’s peak is as high as 4478 meters. The intimidating range is iconic to watch from afar. The first climb to Matterhorn was tragic. The climbers died during the descent. At the foothills of the peak, there is a lovely village. Zermatt will take you back to middle ages. Horse drawn carriages are popular here. Motorized vehicles are not allowed here. The people want to preserve the untouched beauty of the village. That is why they keep it clean and pollution free. This village has expensive restaurants. Zermatt can be a solace. You can also do biking, hiking, swimming here.
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