Things to Do

Your guide to the best events, festivals, sights and attractions across Switzerland

Essential Swiss city experiences in summer
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Essential Swiss city experiences in summer

When the sun’s out there is a scramble for the lake set swimming areas followed by a lengthy visit to a Med-style bars, it’s the perfect time to enjoy the urban pulse.

35 fun things to do in Switzerland
Things to do

35 fun things to do in Switzerland

Here's our list to just some of the unique sights, stunning scenery, great things to do, fun events and special experiences in Switzerland

Best things to in Ticino in the spring and summer
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Best things to in Ticino in the spring and summer

We've teamed up with Ticino Switzerland to give you a list of fun things to do in the canton.

The 20 best things to do in Switzerland
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The 20 best things to do in Switzerland

Finding things to do in Switzerland isn’t hard. It may be tiny, with a population of just eight million, but Switzerland's cities pack in a lot of sights, culture and activity. 

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The best things to do in Switzerland

The 15 best things to do in Geneva
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The 15 best things to do in Geneva

Discover the best sights and experiences in the city

The 15 best things to do in Zurich
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The 15 best things to do in Zurich

The vistas Zurich presents are a good enough reason in themselves to visit but there's plenty of things to do in Zurich too.

The top 5 things to do in Lausanne
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The top 5 things to do in Lausanne

Lausanne is a slow burn – it takes time to get to know it, but once you do you’ll realise exactly how many things to do there are here. 

Things to do in Bern
Things to do

Things to do in Bern

Find some of the top things to do in Bern.

Fun for family and children

Splash & Spa Tamaro  •  Ticino
Health and beauty

Splash & Spa Tamaro • Ticino

Get set for a tidal wave of fun and, er, relaxation! Splash & Spa Tamaro has a huge amount of water-based activities on offer.

Aathal Dinosaur Museum
Museums

Aathal Dinosaur Museum

Aathal's Dinosaur Museum (Saurier Museum) is the largest museum of its kind in Switzerland. Owned and funded by a Swiss palaeontologist, the museum features fossils and skeletons from its own excavations across the globe, as well as loads of other models and displays.

Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle  • Neuchâtel
Museums

Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle • Neuchâtel

The Natural History Museum in Neuchâtel is stuffed full of stuffed creatures, so you can get up close and personal with some fascinating wildlife displays.

Swiss Museum of Transport: Verkehrshaus Der Schweiz
Museums

Swiss Museum of Transport: Verkehrshaus Der Schweiz

The Swiss Transport Museum is  huge, well-designed and enjoyable to visit. With separate sections for transport by track, road, air, water and space travel, there's loads of interactive displays and exhibits for kids of all ages. 

Children's story hour at Orell Füssli Bookshop
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Children's story hour at Orell Füssli Bookshop

This delightful monthly event is an Orell Füssli tradition in Zurich

Sechseläuten
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Sechseläuten

This spring festival has its origins in medieval times and signifies the chasing away of winter and the start of the summer semester. 

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Travel and escapes

Romantic Switzerland: restaurants, hotels, spas and activities
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Romantic Switzerland: restaurants, hotels, spas and activities

Whether it's for Valentine's Day, a place to pop the question, or you just want to treat that special someone in your life, read our guide to the best places for romance in Switzerland.

10 great romantic mountain retreats
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10 great romantic mountain retreats

With its incredible mountain sceneries, dramatic landscapes and whimsical hotels, Switzerland offers some of the world's best romantic escapes. 

Switzerland’s top 10 attractions
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Switzerland’s top 10 attractions

Discover some of the best things to do across Switzerland.

Where to go camping in Switzerland
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Where to go camping in Switzerland

From caravans to circus wagons, we've rounded up a few of our favourites to help you start planning for this summer.

The best Swiss ski resorts
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The best Swiss ski resorts

This guide to the 10 best ski resorts in Switzerland will help you on your way to discovering some of the best winter resorts in the country.