The Top Tourist Attractions in Switzerland
Tourist Attractions with a certain prestige like the GoldenPass Classic, Matterhorn, Château de Chillon, Rhine Falls, European Masters Golf Tournament, Glacier Express, International Horse Races and the Gruyère Castle. Those are just a few of the many Tourist Attractions that appeal especially to the High End demanding tourists. Our country is dotted with beautiful towns and small cities. Even Zurich as the biggest city has less than 400,000 inhabitants.
I am excited to show you the extra ordinary that very famous people and celebrities are looking for. Let's take a look at this Tourist Attractions:
GoldenPass Panoramic Train
On this panoramic express train you will see a magnificent scenery on your way to Gstaad. You are garanteed to enjoy a comfortable ride in VIP configuration.
These ultra-modern trains are designed to let you view the countryside that you are being taken across. Imagine being served a glass of champagne during your voyage. What a spectacular train ride to world famous Gstaad.
Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe (from Zurich)
An unforgettable Alpine tour to the majestic world of the Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe at 3'454 m /11'333 ft. A scenic coach tour takes us to the magnificent
Glacier Express from St. Moritz - Zermatt
It may be a bit long but believe me it will not be boring at all. The Glacier Express is taking you from St. Moritz to Zermatt or in reverse in 7 and a half hours. During that time this train crosses 291 bridges and viaducts and runs through 91 tunnels.
Yes, Switzerland is like a Swiss Emmental cheese. We have tunnels and bridges everywhere.... a most fascinating Tourist Attraction to see Switzerland by train.
Mount Pilatus 'Golden Roundtrip' Tour from Zurich
For a full day of summer splendor, make for the mountains on this guided roundtrip from Zurich to central Switzerland's Mount Pilatus.
Chateau de Chillon
The Chateau de Chillon Castle was built in the 11th century on the shore of Lac Léman. This castle is situated just 3 km east of Montreux and is one of the best preserved medieval castles in Europe.
The Chateau de Chillon is one of the most enchanting places in Switzerland you will ever see. From inside the castle, every window offers another spectacular view - whether it's one of the flower-filled courtyards, a view of the snowy mountains, or Lac Léman! You get to go on a guided tour, walking you through ancient rooms and where even the dungeon upon which Lord Byron based his poem "The prisoner of Chillon".
If you are visiting Switzerland, you Have to go to this incredible castle! You will be glad you did.
Mount Titlis Tour - Eternal Snow and Glaciers from Zurich
This full day guided coach tour from Zurich to Mount Titlis is ideal for the first time visitor, eager to appreciate the Alps and the unmatched views.
Chamonix and Mont Blanc
This tour will take you on an unforgettable 90 minute drive through the picturesque Arve Valley from Geneva to Chamonix, one of the most famous mountain villages
Château de Gruyère is a favorite weekend destination. Many people from Lausanne and Geneva visit there to admire this Medieval Château. And if you would like to taste a fondue which is prepared with the world-famous Gruyere cheese, this is certainly the place to do it.
Don't miss the permanent exposition of fantastic art in the castle of Gruyère. This castle is situated on top of a hill, so you have a nice view to the villages below and the snowy Swiss mountains in the distance.
Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe (from Lucerne)
An unforgettable Alpine tour to the majestic world of the Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe at 3'454 m /11'333 ft.
Mount Pilatus 'Golden Roundtrip' Tour from Lucerne
Venture on a half day round trip from Lucerne to Mount Pilatus on this partially guided alpine summer tour.
Gruyeres and the famous Golden Express (from Geneva)
We will help you to discover the traditional products and landscapes of Switzerland! We will first visit the chocolate factory of Broc (Nestlé - Cailler)
In Neuhausen on the border to Germany, visitors see the Rhine River with its glorious spectacle of the largest waterfall in Europe. An average of 700 m3 of water rushes over the cliffs each second.
You can take a boat ride to the rock in the center of the stream, which can be climbed. And don't forget to drink a good tasting capuchino in one of the cafeterí?as beside the falls.
Mount Titlis Tour - Eternal Snow and Glaciers from Lucerne
Venture to Mount Titlis and the Swiss Alps on this guided half day coach tour from Lucerne.
Geneva City Tour, Boat Cruise and Countryside
The city tour of Geneva will bring you to visit the International part of Geneva through the center of the world's peacemaking organizations
Omega European Masters
Every September, Crans-Montana is hosting the PGA European Masters Golf tournament. It's among the top names in prestige right after the British Open. Former World number one, Greg Norman, said the Crans-Montana golf course is by far the most spectacular in the world. The course was re-designed by another ex-champion Severiano Ballesteros.
You will find lots of Americans in Crans-Montana. It's one of my favorite resorts in all of Switzerland. Like in St. Moritz with the International Horse Races, you will see many Famous People and Celebrities who enjoy this annual event. An excellent Tourist Attraction high above the Rhone valley with exceptional views and a High End Atmosphere.
Heidiland - Great Countryside Tour
Find out for yourself that Heidi’s world is not just a children’s story – it really exists! It’s a world of mountains and valleys, alpine lakes and meadows
The Matterhorn at 4,478 m or "Z'horu" as we call it in our local valesan Swiss-German dialect, is the most famous peak in Switzerland and the Alps. I have some very interesting and never forgetting memories from tourists all over the world. You see as a helicopter pilot, I had the pleasure to show the Matterhorn also to some VIP's.
It's an impressive mountain, and it's an incredible feeling to fly around the Matterhorn at an altitude of more than 4,000 m. Zermatt is also a High End ski resort but very busy in the winter as well as in the summer season. Another recommended Tourist Attraction that is worth for a visit.
It is said that the Matterhorn is the most photographed mountain in the world. Well, it most certainly is the best known Attraction in Switzerland. Especially the Japanese people are fascinated by this pretty mountain.
Switzerland Mountains and Chocolates Tour from Zurich
Venture to the Heidi-like region of eastern Switzerland on this full day coach tour, sampling local cheese and chocolate then catch an aerial cable car over .
Zurich and its Beautiful Surroundings Afternoon Tour
Combine culture and nature on this four hour coach tour through Zurich and surrounding areas. Your English speaking guide will point out the major sites
White Turf Events
Every year over the first three weekends in February, St. Moritz is host to the International Horse Races. This top event is held on the frozen lake St. Moritz at 1856 m above sea level - 6090 feet. Very exciting is also the world's only Skijö?ring Race - men on skis pulled by galloping horses.
And no it does not matter if you are a skier, there are plenty of things to discover. St. Moritz is one of the top Swiss resorts for the cream of the cream to see or be seen. It is also known to be the first ski resort in the world. It is probably the best High End Tourist Attraction.
The Jungfraujoch is after the Matterhorn the second biggest Tourist Attraction in Switzerland. At the Top of Europe, a whole new world opens up. From the Jungfraujoch, you can see Europe's largest glacier, the Aletsch Glacier. Of interest is also the Sphinx Observation and the glistening Ice Palace.