Switzerland Travel Guide 2017-07-26T21:28:14+01:00

Switzerland Travel Guide

Switzerland in our opinion is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. Whether it’s the Swiss Alps, the tiny picturesque villages that are all unique in their own way, or the beautiful cities that make Switzerland so appealing. We will never know, but it has stolen our hearts more times than we can remember. Everything is so efficient and on time in Switzerland. It is a very safe country to travel around, the people are friendly, the cheese is great, the chocolate is great, what more could you want?!

Switzerland is perfect to visit all year round, like Austria it’s great in summer, with activities like hiking, mountain biking, white water rafting, and for the adventurous, canyoning! The perfect family holiday. But what makes Switzerland so special is during the winter, with it’s famous glitzy skiing resorts, including Zermatt and St. Moritz, where celebrities alike love to spend their winter vacations at.

But don’t be put off by the high prices and costs of living, as Switzerland is a stunning country that you should 100% not miss out on.


Currency: Swiss franc (CHF) Click here for currency conversion rates.
Language(s): French, German and Italian.
Good to know: There are 208 mountains over 3,000m high.
Capital: Bern.
Visa: 90-day Schengen visa on arrival for most nationalities (Click here for more information).
Climate: Switzerland has generally warm sunny summers, and cold winters, in the Alps heavy snowfall is expected with temperatures regularly below freezing.
Power Adaptors: 2/3 pin plug – Type C or J (Click here for full information).
Global Peace Index: Rank 7th of 163.

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