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

Denise United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour covered it all. The old world, historical section, Lake Zurich and a cable car ride.
Beautiful, interesting and picturesque...


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour was amazing


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Convenient for a day stopover in Zurich, informative and great sightseeing in a 4 hour span

Sue B. S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

We had a wonderful guide, Marcel! Very friendly, courteous and amazing speaking 3 languages!! Saw interesting parts of Zurich on our first day there!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

The tour was great. The Felsenegg Cable Car Ride made the tour one-of-a-kind. The views from the restaurant at the end of the cable car ride were fantastic. The golden circle and the silver circle were displayed to the fullest. Of the two tours of Zurich, I enjoyed this tour the most.

Colby B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Very interesting and enjoyable.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

Great way to see as much of Zurich as possible in a short period of time!


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This was a great tour. The bus was good, the boat ferry was good and the cable car ride up was fantastic. The view was breath taking. A


5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2016

This tour was well worth the Adventure, if I were you I would take this early in you Vacation, as it will help you plan the rest of your Trip to Zurich, Guide was very good, and very knowledgeable, made the tour very interesting.

Glenda P Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

A great afternoon to see highlights of Zurich

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