Switzerland Travel Tips

3 Days in Geneva: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, July 2014

Sitting on the shore of Europe's largest alpine lake, with views of Europe's highest mountain, Geneva is tolerant, cosmopolitan and stylish. It's the perfect place for sailing, skiing or sampling ...  Read more

Lucerne Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, July 2014

The lakeside medieval town of Lucerne is a cozy base for trips to Switzerland’s snow-capped Alps and mountain landscapes of the Bernese Oberland. The picture-perfect, orderly town takes to the ...  Read more

Swiss Alps Day Trips from Lucerne

By Viator, May 2014

With its dramatic location surrounded by snowy peaks and shimmering lakes, you can’t visit Lucerne without taking a trip into the mountains. Hair-raisingly steep peaks and breathtaking glaciers are ...  Read more

Swiss Countryside Experience

By Viator, May 2014

Away from its big cities, Switzerland remains a country of jaw-dropping mountain vistas and cherished rural traditions. You won't have to venture far from urban boundaries to plunge into another ...  Read more

Bernese Oberland Day Trips

By Viator, April 2014

With its dramatic panorama of snow-smothered peaks, glacial valleys and lush lakelands, the Bernese Oberland is postcard Switzerland at its most enchanting, and it’s no surprise that the idyllic ...  Read more

Jungfrau Tours from Lucerne

By Viator, April 2014

Soaring above the Bernese Alps, the perennially snow-dusted Jungfrau is one of Switzerland’s most emblematic mountains. Forming the postcard backdrop to Interlaken and the Bernese Oberland, the  ...  Read more

Swiss Alps Adventures from Zurich

By Viator, April 2014

With high-speed trains that will take you from lakeside Zurich into the mountains in mere minutes, there’s nothing stopping you from escaping the city to explore the dramatic Swiss Alps. Winter ski ...  Read more

3 Days in Zurich: Suggested Itineraries

By Viator, April 2014

With its stellar reputation as an international banking and finance hub and an increasingly cosmopolitan population of around 1.2 million, Switzerland’s largest city hits the headlines so often that ...  Read more

Swiss Alps Trips from Geneva

By Viator, April 2014

Geneva is a fine base to explore the nearby Alps, whether they're in Switzerland, France or even Italy. There's public transport access by train and bus to nearby mountain destinations where the ...  Read more

Day Trips from Geneva

By Viator, April 2014

Set on the banks of Switzerland’s largest lake, with the French border just minutes away, Geneva offers an abundance of choice for day-trippers. Whether you fancy cruising along the Swiss Riviera, ...  Read more

Lucerne Tours from Zurich

By Viator, November 2013

Lucerne is a picturesque city in the heart of Switzerland.  Founded in 1179, it sits across Lake Lucerne from the town of Altdorf, where legend has it that William Tell shot an apple off his son’s ...  Read more

Mt Pilatus Day Trips from Lucerne

By Viator, October 2013

Encircled by towering peaks and glittering lakes, if you’re looking to take in Switzerland’s famous mountain vistas, Lucerne is ideally situated, with easy access to the Top of Europe at ...  Read more

Cheese and Chocolate in Switzerland

By Viator, October 2013

Think of Swiss food and you’ll probably picture dunking bread into a gooey pot of fondue or sliding a triangle of Toblerone from its ubiquitous Matterhorn–logoed box. Whether your tastes lean ...  Read more

Swiss Towns Near Geneva

By Viator, October 2013

Perched on the southwestern-most tip of the vast Lake Geneva, the city of Geneva makes the perfect base from which to explore both the French and Swiss lakesides and there are numerous Swiss towns ...  Read more

Day Trips to Lucerne from Zurich

By Viator, September 2013

With Lucerne less than 1 hour from the center of Zurich, it’s easy to swap city life for a sojourn in the Swiss countryside and there are a number of options for day trips. Perched on the banks of ...  Read more

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