As everyone’s minds slowly turn towards a post-lockdown life, we’ve been thinking about places we can’t wait to visit. After a big spell of isolation, most people are itching for a holiday in somewhere that’s not their own home or nearest supermarket. For obvious reasons, going abroad in the near future may not be possible or just not particularly appealing for some, but fear not: you can still soak up some exotic vibes and feel like you’re a million miles away from home, all without ever hopping on a plane.
Not everyone knows that Switzerland is actually blessed with some incredible islands scattered around the country. From a tropical retreat to lakeside spots made for lazing to wild wetlands islands to history-filled hideaways, there’s a Swiss island that everyone will love.
Below are 11 beautiful examples of Swiss island life – originally published on myswitzerland.com – which make perfect holidays destinations, either by themselves or as part of a larger Swiss staycation trip. See you there!