Tour code: 3885SW301ZHR
Explore the historical highlights and cultural delights of Zurich on a half-day sightseeing tour of the city. Climb aboard a luxury coach for a panoramic tour of top sights like the Swiss National Museum, the Zurich Opera House and the Old Town, and then take to the water for a scenic ferry crossing of Lake Zurich. Marvel at the grand architecture of Fraumünster Church and the Bahnhofstrasse and then gaze at sweeping Alpine vistas as you ride a cable car to the vertiginous Felsenegg vantage point. 


  • Half-day tour of Zurich highlights and the surrounding areas
  • See Zurich sights including the Swiss National Museum, Bahnofstrasse and Fraumunster Church
  • Take a cable car up to Felsenegg and delight in phenomenal views of the Alps and mountain towns
  • Enjoy a relaxing ferry ride on Lake Zurich
  • Admire the affluent Goldcoast area on the eastern shore of Lake Zurich on a coach tour

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

A short introduction to Zurich that shows you the city from different perspectives -- bus, cable car and boat. I recommend taking it early in your stay in Zurich to help you decide where you want to spend more time later.

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What You Can Expect

Zurich City Highlights with Felsenegg Cable Car Ride

Lake Zurich

Climb aboard a comfortable, air-conditioned coach in central Zurich and embark on a panoramic sightseeing tour of the city. Receive a fascinating introduction to the Zurich's rich historical heritage from your guide and direct your attention to legendary landmarks like the Swiss National Museum and the Zurich Opera House. Appreciate the glittering surface of Lake Zurich during a brief interlude, and then cruise past monuments like the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology and Zurich’s art museum. 
Disembark for a leisurely stroll around Zurich’s charming Old Town (Altstadt), and admire quaint houses and grand political centers. Capture photographs of the world’s largest clock face on St Peter’s Church and gaze at the prismatic stained glass windows that decorate Fraumünster Church. 

Re-board your coach for the short and scenic journey to Meilen, where a sightseeing ferry awaits. Enjoy a tranquil crossing of the lake, and then board a cable car on arrival in Adliswil; ascend to a dizzying height of 2,630 feet (800 meters) and absorb sweeping vistas of the snow-capped spires that surround.

When your tour comes to a conclusion, return to your original Zurich departure point in a comfortable coach. 

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Customer Reviews

Elizabeth W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Excellent way to see Zurich

Elizabeth W

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Excellent way to see Zurich

Lawrence P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

we really enjoyed the tour it gave us a good idea about the city. we loved the tour on th lake as well as the cable car tour. I would recommend this tour to anyone wo has a few hours in town and wuld like to get an all encompassing tour.

Donna B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Waited a bit at the bus terminal for the pick up as the tour before us was a little delayed but not an issue. Tour was fantastic, guide well informed and the views from Felsenegg were beautiful. Highly recommended

Patricia K

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Great tour, and a great guide Antje. I would definitely recommend this.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Well worth it. The guide was pleasant and it is clear that she enjoys her work. She is.knowledgeable about the history of Zurick and Switzerland, and made it interesting.

Sollena S Canada

5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

tour guide was very knowledgeable

Lauren M

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Great tour! Our guide was awesome! Very funny, smart, and accommodating. I would recommend this tour to everyone

Judith B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2016

Great quick half day tour of the city highlights!

Deepak G

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2016

Please we would suggest to send atleast One hour SMS message as on the go it becomes difficult to remember all the tours.

Tour is otherwise excellent...

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