Switzerland’s largest city is an increasingly popular tourist destination, with thousands of visitors a year enjoying the combination of beautiful medieval architecture, cosmopolitan culture and incredible nightlife. Sitting picturesquely on the northern shores of Lake Zurich, the city is one of the world’s major financial centres and consistently ranks at the top of quality of life surveys.
Immaculate medieval centre and the biggest clubbing scene in Switzerland: Zurich has something for everyone.
- Zurich is in the German-speaking part of Switzerland. The country has three other national languages: French, Italian and Rhaeto-Rumantsch
- Don’t worry about getting thirsty: Zurich has over 1200 fountains