KETIKS.COM –From the majestic Alps to fairy tale-like classic cities, Switzerland offers a variety of beautiful destinations that are not to be missed. Bordered by Germany, Austria, France, and Italy, this country has a varied and unique culture. Apart from being famous for cheese, chocolate, and clockworks, Switzerland has many beautiful tourist destinations. (Shinehire)
Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland, and a great starting point in the country. With more than 50 museums and art galleries, Switzerland’s largest city can be a great city to learn about European history. In addition to museums, in Zurich we can also find various boutiques and malls that sell various high-quality stuffs. Such as jewelry, watches, and clothes.
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The lake, which is the border between Switzerland and France, is one of the largest lakes in Europe. The lake is a great destination for picnics and outdoor activities. One of the popular landmarks here is the Jet d’Eau, a fountain that launches 150 meters of water to the sky. Here, we can also rent a yatch or a boat to go around the lake and enjoy it’s beauty.
Flanked by Lake Thun and Lake Brienz, Interlaken is one of the best destinations for summer holidays. Besides being famous for its various resorts and cafes, this city is also known as the best watchmaking city in the world. Not only flanked by 2 lakes, Interlaken is also flanked by 3 mountains at once, namely Mount Eiger, Mount Jungfrau, and Mount Monch. Making Interlaken a difficult destination to reach but the scenery pays off.
A century ago, the Jungfrau Region was visited only by skilled adventurers and climbers. But over time, this area can be visited easily thanks to advanced transportation. One of the most popular destinations here is the small town of Grindelwald, which is a resort and starting point for mountaineers. From Grindelwald lies Mount Wetterhorn, one of the most difficult climbs in the world.
At the foot of the iconic Mount Matterhorn, lies the small town of Zermatt with international-class resorts and restaurants. In Zermatt, gasoline-fueled vehicles are prohibited, so we can feel the fresh air and peaceful atmosphere of this city. Meanwhile at Mount Matterhorn, skiers can surf the slopes along the nearly 300 kilometers and thousands of climbers regularly climb this mountain every year.