Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland and is also its business, academic and cultural centre. The city is situated in the eastern Swiss midlands on the River Limmat at the outlet of Lake Zurich.
Cultural experiences in Zurich
The city of Zurich unites various cultural stimuli such as the well maintained old town or the modern buildings between Bahnhofsstraße and Schanzengraben, which were built in the 1950s and 1960s and are well worth seeing. One of the main attractions is the zoo on Zürichberg with its Masoala rainforest hall, which many visitors like to discover.
Numerous shopping opportunities in the city
Abundant luxury and the most important international brands can be found in Zurich. Zurich airport alone offers more than 60 shops and others can be found in Bahnhofsstraße and other parts of town. Bahnhofsstraße is certainly the most exclusive address. Here you can find jewellers, department stores, boutiques and confectioners that don’t invite you just to shop, but also to linger a while.