Zurich weekend breaks
Zurich, the largest city in Switzerland is situated by Lake Zurich and offers a relaxed atmosphere for long weekend breaks. As with many cities the old town, in the city center, is one of the main holiday attractions with it's narrow 16th century streets, guildhalls and fountains. Shopping deals in Zurich are
high brand designer wear, jewellery and watches but even if you can't stretch your budget, holidays spent window shopping are wonderful! The Schipfe area is known for arts and crafts and offers more relaxed shopping trips. Zurich has many pedestrianised areas, with street side cafes, bars and restaurants, plus long lake and river walks, perfect for relaxing on weekend breaks. Tourist attractions in Zurich range from the Grossmunster Cathedral, churches, museum and galleries to the Lindt chocolate factory and
museum (tasting breaks included!).
Zurich flights land at Zurich Airport where trains leave every ten minutes for the short 10 minute rail trip to the city center.
Private transfers direct to your Zurich hotel can be booked in advance.
Late breaks: Zurich city breaks and late deals.
Approximate flight times for London to Zurich flights are:
The currency in Zurich is the
Swiss franc (CHF)
The time difference in Zurich is:
GMT +1 HR