Zurich Vacations & Travel Packages!
Zurich is the largest city located on the northwestern tip of the Zurich Lake, Switzerland. It is one of the most visited places in Switzerland and is often called - Downtown Switzerland. The city of Zurich provides ample of opportunities for sustainability to all. The city is quite rich in culture and is well known for hosting various events from all walks of life. The city owns around 50 museums and 100 art galleries, international fashion labels and the most vivacious nightlife. With its beautiful location and vast and unspoilt environment the city provides numerous recreational and cultural activities to travelers.
Places of Interest in Zurich
Zurich’s most famous landmark is Grossmunster Church. It is said the church has been built on the graves of Felix and Regula, city's patron saints. The church was said to be the starting point for the Swiss-German Reformation led by Huldrych Zwingli and Heinrich Bullinger in the beginning of the 16the century. Some of the highlights to be seen here include stained glass windows by Sigmar Polke, Romanesque crypt, choir windows and bronze doors.
FIFA World Football Museum
FIFA World Football Museum is a must visit for all football lovers. The museum building comprises of three floors where exhibitions are held. The museum beautifully showcases via various illustrations how the game of football is attached to people’s emotions across the globe. The football museum displays the original World Cup Trophy along with national football shirts of all FIFA members and lots more.
Uetliberg is a beautiful mountain nestled around 2,850 feet above sea level. The Uetliberg Mountain is an amazing place to enjoy a spectacular view of the city, the lake and the Alps. The most popular time to visit this mountain is during the month of November. During summers one can explore hiking and mountain bike routes.