In Switzerland, the rewards of stepping back from the day-to-day are almost beyond belief, as you have some of the most stunning landscapes imaginable just a short journey away. That’s why it’s time to forget about the office for a weekend and get out into the mountains. It’s here that you’ll find out what Switzerland is really about and it’s here that you’ll be blown away, time after time, by numerous snow-tipped Alpine peaks, glaciers and lakes. Click through below to discover a world of winter activities.
Winter is a fantastic time to be in Switzerland. Whereas some countries curl up and hibernate in colder months, Switzerland blooms into a winter paradise, so it’s no surprise that there are a ton of amazing things to do during this time.
From any snowsport you care to name to first-rate Christmas shopping to peaceful Alpine hikes to charming, snow-covered villages to explore – you won’t be bored in winter. And as a bonus, Switzerland’s already-stunning scenery looks even more impressive throughout the season. Here's a selection of our favourite winter activities from around the country to keep you busy.