Things to do in Zürich
Historical Zürich: An audio tour through the city of a thousand fountains
Zürich is Switzerland’s “kleintropolis“. That is what Max Frisch, a native author and architect, called this place: a small metropolis. Even though the city has grown substantially since Max’s time, on this self-guided audio tour you’ll discover just how well the description still fits! This walk begins on the Bahnhofstrasse, at the edge of the old town. I’ll lead you along cobblestone streets beside the Limmat River and show you where the Romans and Carolingians settled. We’ll end the tour firmly in the present day at Paradeplatz near Lake Zurich. The tour includes stories, facts and legends like: • Where Zurich’s wealth has come from for the last 2,000 from a Roman toll station to private banking • Medieval Zurich’s guild houses and the Craftsman Revolution • Charlemagne, his horse and a few headless saints • King Ludwig‘s daughters and a stag with glowing antlers • Two brothers different paths to success in the chocolate industry
Language Exchange Zurich
Get to know new people, get an introduction to German or practice your language skills in an relaxed and easy-going atmosphere.
Zurich Private Tour: Albert Einstein Old Town Exploration Game
Embark on a quest around Zurich by solving clues help Einstein develop the famous Theory of Relativity, all with the help of your smartphone. Unlock new stories as you discover on your own Paradenplatz, St. Peter's Church, the Old Town, and more. + Find the real story behind Albert Einstein's General Theory of Relativity + Solve clues around town and discover other hidden gems + Explore Zurich in a unique and memorable way Each clue will lead you from one place to another, giving you exact directions so you won't need a map, a GPS or a guide. When you solve the clues and guess the answer, the secret story of that place is unlocked. Start and stop whenever you want. The tour will take you from 1.5 to 2 hours to complete, but there’s no time limit so you can finish it at your own pace. After you buy the quest, an access code will be delivered to you by mail. Go to the starting point and be ready to begin the adventure.
Zurich Old Town Walking Tour
The most popular tour through Zurich´s historic old town offers fascinating insights into the city´s colorful history. What do Einstein, James Joyce and Wagner have in common? All three were residents of Zurich. But it´s not only great minds who are captivated by this lakeside city with its well-preserved old town – people from all over the world have always flocked to the thriving metropolis. On a two-hour walk through the old town, we go searching for clues to the city´s past in its hidden alleyways and picturesque squares. Together, we uncover the secrets of Bahnhofstrasse, find out what a "procession axis" is, and visit a church with a minute-hand that jumps a record-breaking half meter every minute. This popular tour is filled with numerous astonishing and amusing anecdotes and has plenty to offer both visitors and locals alike.
Me, My Zurich and You
Anyone who wants to get to know Zurich at a more personal level should go on the city tour, “Me, My Zurich and You”. On this tour, local tour guides give an insight into their own private Zurich and show their very personal highlights around the lake basin. As a result, guests really get to feel the true vibe of the city.
Zurich Fitness Pass
Are you looking to maintain your fitness routine during your stay in Zurich? The Fitness Pass allows you to stay on track with your sports activities without compromising on quality or experience. With access to hundreds of daily fitness classes (think cycling, pilates, yoga) across more than 20 gyms, the Zurich Fitness Pass offers workout options to accommodate your schedule and fitness level. Simply choose the pass that works for you with 1, 2 & 4 entry options that are valid for a year from purchase.
Pub Crawl Zurich
Discover the nightlife in a fun and entertaining way with other fellow participants! Tourguides will take you to different bars until you reach the last place where you can spend the rest of the night.
Shopping and History Tour of Zurich
Would you like to explores the stores and boutiques of Zurich with the added comfort of being driven from store to store? Would you like to combine the shopping experience with a leisurely tour of the city? Taxibike offers a tailor made service for every customer, whereby you choose the duration and shops that you would like to visit and we will provide the transport. Our Taxibikes will pick you up from your hotel and take you direct to the shops of your choice. Meanwhile as you drive to the stores we can provide a tour of the city. There are so many interesting things to see in Zurich such as historical places and beautiful buildings.
Zurich to Zurich Airport (ZRH) - Departure Private Car Transfer
Book your Private Departure Transfer from Zurich any hotel or address to Zurich Airport (ZRH). Don't go through all the hassle of waiting in a long taxi or shared shuttles queues and use our private, door to door airport transfer. Your driver will be waiting for you at a scheduled time and you will travel comfortably to your destination. • Meeting with a Nameplate • We track your Flight • Door-to-door Service • No Hidden Charges • Clean cars & Professional drivers
Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Zurich - Arrival Private Car Transfer
Book your Private Arrival Transfer from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Zurich hotel or address. Don't go through all the hassle of waiting in a long taxi or shared shuttles queues and use our private, door to door airport transfer. Your driver will be waiting for you at a scheduled time and you will travel comfortably to your destination. • Meeting with a Nameplate • We track your Flight • Door-to-door Service • No Hidden Charges • Clean cars & Professional drivers
Zürich High Line Tour
Walk along the old railway line from Zurich to Rapperswil. Past various hotspots of the party scene, trendy bars, clubs and shopping opportunities.
Zürich Historic District Tour
Zurich has a beautiful, historic old town. Many of the buildings are several hundred years old. In small, private groups, we, two local residents, will guide you for about two hours through winding alleys and cosy squares, right across the old town on both sides of the Limmat river. We will visit places where you can feel the rich history of the city and which can only be reached via special access.
Zurich is one of the cities in the world with the most fountains. A total of more than 1200 fountains are spread all over the city. Especially the historical old town has many beautiful fountains with fascinating stories. Join us, two locals, on a private tour and experience pure history.
Zürich Secret Garden
Romantic walk along the Schanzengraben, part of Zurich's old fortifications. No traffic right through the city centre. Historic buildings and gardens.
WING HO martial arts school Oliver Ulmann
In the WING HO Kung Fu lesson "Wing Chun" Kung Fu and the Philippine stick fight "Eskrima" are taught. Even if the training contributes to fitness: everyone can learn Wing Chun. You don't have to be particularly athletic or strong. That is why this style is particularly suitable for self-defense. Wing Chun is martial art. The athletic competition is not the focus of the lessons. Lessons are led by experienced teachers. The WING HO martial arts school also trains martial arts teachers. The offer of the WING HO Martial Arts School is rounded off by Qi Gong courses, yoga courses and Zen meditation. Private lessons, vacation programs, courses in private and public schools, lectures, company events etc. are available on request. Free trial training is possible at any time.
scavenger hunt+city tour - Zurich
Our city tour is unique because we provide a self guided tour through playing an outdoor escape game. The players use the app , so the only thing they need is a smartphone. Also mood for playing, walking and solving riddles! The tour supports English, Deutsch, French, Italian, Spanish
Swiss Chocolate Walking Tour of Zurich
Sample Swiss chocolates and other sweet specialties while you learn about the city of Zurich on a 2-hour group chocolate tour accompanied by a local guide. Visit the famous Coffee House Sprüngli to sample Luxenbourgerli, taste pralinés from a local artisan and enjoy unrivaled Champagne truffles by the creators of the original recipe. Your walking tour will take place in a small-group of no more than 15 people and visit famous sights, such as Lindenhof, Grossmünster Church, Paradeplatz and the Old Town.
Zurich City Tour Experience
If you want to experience all of the outstanding things Zurich has to offer in a single sightseeing outing, this is the tour package for you. Experience the town on this unique city tour with detailed commentaries in one of eleven languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, Chinese, Arabic, and Hindi. The air-conditioned Panorama bus takes you on a 100-minute round trip to the sights of Switzerland’s largest city. The route leads across the famous Bahnhofstrasse and the banking center of the lake with a view of the snow-capped mountains, part of the old town with its magnificent guild houses and the churches St. Peter, Grossmünster and Fraumünster. You’ll see the university quarter and the residential area Zürichberg, the National Museum and the Kunsthaus. At the two most scenic viewpoints we will make a short photo stop.
Zurich Highlights Tour
Discover the highlights of Zurich, Switzerland's business and cultural hub, on this classic sightseeing coach tour. Enjoy a photo stop at the lake, pass by famous sights like the Opera House and enjoy breathtaking views from the Zürichberg district. Cruise the university quarter where Einstein once studied and follow your guide on an informative walk through the medieval Old Town.
Rapperswil Foxtrail Baccarat
The fox discovered a centuries-old secret in Rapperswil. Napoleon's troops have already tried to air it - without success. Will the fox and his pursuers make it? Archaeological scientific puzzles and deer to be tamed are waiting for you. But a smart head is not the only thing you need. A lot of courage is also an advantage, because you must not be intimidated by the torture cellar and abandoned underground passages and you have to show strong nerves!