This Romanesque church remains one of Zurich Old Town’s most iconic landmarks, thanks to its blend of medieval architecture and modern features. The south tower’s observation deck offers sweeping city vistas, while an 11th-century crypt and small museum reveal more about the site’s rich history as the birthplace of the Swiss Reformation.
If you want to experience all of the outstanding things Zurich has to offer in a single sightseeing outing, this is the tour package for you. Experience the town on this unique city tour with detailed commentaries in one of eleven languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindi.
The air-conditioned Panorama bus takes you on a 100-minute round trip to the sights of Switzerland’s largest city. The route leads across the famous Bahnhofstrasse and the banking center of the lake with a view of the snow-capped mountains, part of the old town with its magnificent guild houses and the churches St. Peter, Grossmünster and Fraumünster. You’ll see the university quarter and the residential area Zürichberg, the National Museum and the Kunsthaus. At the two most scenic viewpoints we will make a short photo stop.
Take a chocolate walking tour of Zurich, and let your sweet tooth lead the way around the city’s artisan confectioners and chocolate producers. With a guide at your side, you’ll sample the signature Zurich sweet of Luxemburgerli, along with pralines and Champagne truffles. Learn about Swiss chocolate in the city, and check out some of the city’s landmarks such as the Grossmünster Church and Lindenhof.
Delve into Switzerland’s colorful past and discover top Zurich attractions on this Zurich walking tour. Follow your guide along the beautiful Bahnhofstrasse, where locals mingle in bustling boutiques, art galleries, and cafes. Head towards Lindenhof, and discover local landmarks including the City Hall and St. Peter's Church. Stroll the winding alleys of Niederdorf in the Old Town, home to the attractive churches of Fraumünster and Grossmünster.
Uncover the history of Zurich's beautiful old town on this guided walking tour. Follow your guide through winding alleys and czsy squares, all the way across the old town on both sides of the Limmat river, to discover places you wouldn't find alone and buildings that are hundreds of years old and filled with fascinating stories.
Getting to know a new city can be time consuming, especially when you only have a weekend. Make the most of your time in Switzerland’s largest city on this quick-but-comprehensive Zurich walking tour. Hear insider insights from your local guide as you explore landmarks including Lindenhofplatz and Grossmunster and take advantage of the small-group size for a more personalized sightseeing experience.
Zip around Zurich on-board an eco-friendly electric Tuk Tuk on this memorable 1.5-hour tour. Accompanied by a private guide, drive around the historic Old Town, stopping to admire the Grossmünster and Fraumünster, peek into the Im Viadukt indoor market and pose for photos by Lake Zurich. Then, glide along the Limmatquai and venture off the tourist trail for a glimpse of local life in the vibrant District 5.
Stroll around Zurich with your own private guide who shares informative commentary during your 2-hour walking tour. Discover the many sides of Switzerland's cultural and financial capital on your customizable tour, with stops at Paradeplatz, Fraumünster Church, Thermengasse, St Peter’s Church, Grossmünster and historical guild houses. Soak in the beauty of Lindenhof and pass the house where Lenin once lived, among other highlights in this dynamic Swiss city.
Learn more about the top 16 tourist attractions in Zurich. Its history, culture, myths, architecture, and other important facts are in this audio commentary.
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Join me on one of the most beautiful paths in Zurich, Switzerland, and create unforgettable memories. We will stroll through the famous Bahnhofstrasse, explore the fascinating old town, and enjoy the view at the Lindenhof.
During the tour, I will tell you about our culture and the places we will cross, and of course, I will pose you at my favorite spots for pictures!
I'm especially fascinated by low-light photos with a lot of bokeh (blurred background). Me and my professional equipment will do our best to take wonderful photos of you!
Bonus point - as a local, I can recommend to you the best things to do in Zurich :)
Oh if you are interested in other locations (like Lucerne, Interlaken/ Grindelwald, mountains, and Rhine Falls) - please send a request and message me here. I am very flexible and have a clean car (Toyota CHR 2017). I can pick you up or drive you to other locations, and I live 10 minutes from the airport as well! :)
Discover top Zurich attractions and hidden gems off the beaten track on this private 4-hour Zurich walking tour. Follow a private guide through the bustling streets of Zurich and see for yourself the contrast between tradition and modernity in the city center. Take in landmarks such as the Zurich Opera House, the churches of Grossmünster or Fraumünster. Wander along the pretty Bahnhofstrasse and enjoy fine views over the Limmat River. Explore with your guide also a few places away from the tourist flow and learn interesting facts about the country and its people.
You will experience an unusual city tour in Zurich. Immerse yourself in the interesting history of Zurich. In between we also move in the Zurich underground. On this tour you will get a lot of background knowledge and many exciting stories.
What do people usually say about Zurich? Switzerland's financial heart... The city of bankers and shoppers... The streets where everyone is in a hurry...
We invite you to get to know a radically different Zurich.
Think 500 years back and imagine a medieval city with medieval customs. An executioner lives somewhere nearby, across the street they are taking a woman suspected of witchcraft to prison, and not very far away the city council is deciding on how to execute the guy who stole four bags of salt.
Do you want to see and find out where people were tortured in Zurich and how, where the pillory was located and where executions took place? We will not only guide you through the key places associated with this dark side of the city, but also tell the true story of the real people. You will learn how stoically the beautiful Elsbeth, suspected of witchcraft, endured torture, how cruelly the maid Adelheid was executed, and how rich Agatha did not manage to escape a death sentence.
The best way to discover the most beautiful corners of the city is by e-bike: long distances and unknown spots can be reached in no time. Probably on no other city tour do guests discover so many different perspectives of Zurich as on the guided e-bike tour.
• Participation from 16 years
• No driver's license required
• Feasible for anyone who can ride a bike
• At the beginning there is a brief instruction on how to use the e-bike
• All-weather performance. If the tour cannot be carried out due to bad weather conditions, you will be informed by telephone.
• Insurance and meals are the responsibility of the participants
• E-bikes sponsored by Casino Zürich
Discover Zurich from a different perspective on a self-guided walking tour and scavenger hunt of the city. Solve riddles and clues that lead to the next location, showing all the city highlights.
- Solve interesting puzzles, have fun and learn new things about Zurich
- Explore the city and find hidden gems at your own pace
- Try a new type of experience with your smartphone, the perfect mix between a walking tour, sightseeing, and a scavenger hunt.
- Enjoy the tour in English, German, Spanish, Italian, French
Use clues at each attraction to find your next destination and challenge yourself to use logic, imagination, observation, and team spirit to complete the game. Uncover local information and facts about the city as you explore. Discover hidden gems and narrow streets.
Without a schedule and at your own pace, pause anytime and continue later or even another day.
Work as a team or compete with each other. A unique team-building activity perfect for couples, families, companies, students and groups of friends.
Explore Zurich at your own pace on this private scavenger tour. Simply download the app and set off through the streets in search of clues and riddles, discovering city landmarks and hidden spots as you go. Ideal for small groups of family or friends, the team-building tasks can be completed at a pace that suits you, with plenty of time for breaks and shopping stops.
Experience Switzerland's first outdoor Escape Room in Zurich. Discover the beautiful City in a playful way with the most modern augmented reality scavenger hunt.
You have to master the mission in 120 minutes. If you need help during the game, the goblin will assist you.
The game includes the most modern augmented reality tasks, and each team will receive a tablet and an Action Pack with numerous gadgets.
The game is private, you will not be in the same group with other participants. All devices will be disinfected by the game leader before and after use.
Your expert local city guide will show you the city's best parts, including many hidden secrets you can’t find easily on your own. On this walking tour will be able to see a lot of sightseeing points within a short timeframe. Apart from explaining the sightseeing points your guide can provide insight into the history and culture of the city and the country Switzerland in general. The focus of this tour is to see the city like a local. However, this private tour can be customised according to your wishes. Sightseeing points to visit can be agreed upon in advance or discussed when meeting up. Therefore, the sightseeing points listed below in the itinerary are just an example of what is possible, and your guide can suggest other sightseeing points that better suit your interests.
Please note that this is a tour with a local person, not with a professional tour guide. If detailed historical knowledge is important to you, you should book another tour.
Visit Zurich with an open-top bus. The first Swiss Sightseeing tour embark you to discover the biggest city in Switzerland: Zurich.
Full of banks, insurance, Zurich will surprise you with its Old town and beautiful lakeside. Enjoy the main highlights on this unique bus tour.
Experience Switzerland's first outdoor Escape Room in Zurich. Discover the beautiful Limmat city in a playful way with the most modern augmented reality scavenger hunt.
You have to master the mission in 120 minutes. If you need help during the game, agent Laura Hunt will be at your side.
The game includes modern augmented reality tasks, and each team will receive a tablet and an Action Pack with numerous gadgets.
The game is private, teams are not mixed! All gadgets will be disinfected by the game leader before and after use.
Experience Zurich like a real Zürcher on this afternoon city tour that includes tram, boat, and funicular rides around the city. Benefit from the insider knowledge of your local guide as you tick off landmarks including the Chinese Garden and Grossmünster and enjoy a more personalized sightseeing experience as you explore with a small group.
Discover the most beautiful Christmas markets in Zurich on a unique treasure hunt. Can you stop Bad Santa and save Christmas?
The event will only take place during the Christmas period from November 23rd to December 23rd, 2022. The route leads through the beautiful city center of Zurich, past three exquisite Christmas markets.
At the beginning, the participants are introduced by our game master, followed by the first task and the first mulled wine to go. After that, the team embarks on a mission to stop Bad Santa. The participants can expect fun but also challenging tasks.
In the middle of the game, after about 70 minutes, the players can expect the second mulled wine stop in a nice bar in Niederdorf. The total playing time is 140 minutes.
Discover the magic of lake Zurich!
We’ll tour the northern part of the lake close to Zurich, at night: we’ll start off in Wollishofen and head towards Enge and the Old Town.
First, we’ll pass the Lion statue by Enge harbor, then we’ll stop by the famous and lit Aquaretum fountain to take some photos.
10 minutes later we’ll enter the Limmat river by going under the Quaibrücke before reaching the Grossmünster on the right and the Fraumünster on the left, our half-way mark. Here we’ll marvel at the spectacle of lights.
On the way back to Wollishofen we’ll enjoy the views of the Zurich Gold and Silver coasts on either side of us.
If you are interested, you can experiment steering the boat and learn about navigation at night.
Note: You can book transfers, otherwise please make your own arrangements to and from the base in Wollishofen.
You can add a 1 hour extension as an option as you start the booking process if you would like to have more time on the water.
If you love taking photos but hate the corporate feel of organized tourism, this intimate experience led by a passionate insider is the perfect Zurich jaunt. Join a maximum of five other travelers and your local leader. You’ll discover highlights such as Grossmünster Church alongside hidden gems and secret viewpoints that conventional tours miss out.
Q:What are Grossmünster Church hours of operation?
Grossmünster Church hours of operation: Mar - Oct: Open Mon -Sat, 10 a.m. to 6 pm., Sunday after the church service.
Nov - Feb: Mon - Sat 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday after the service. The tower closes an hour before the church.. Buy tickets in advance on Viator. If you book with Viator, you can cancel at least 24 hours before the start date of your tour for a full refund.