Zurich is the capital of the canton of Zurich in the north central part of Switzerland. It is the commercial, scientific, and industrial centre of the country and also the largest city. This beautiful historical city is home to many art galleries, museums, and theatres along with several historical and modern buildings.
Places to visit and things to do
- Bahnhofstrasse is one of the most expensive shopping streets in Europe. This pedestrian street is home to many luxury retail brands and is popular for the several shops that sell the much sought-after Swiss Watches. The famous Paradeplatz square is at the end of this boulevard. The 5-star and 3-star hotels around Bahnhofstrasse are also located close to the Swiss National Museum that is the largest museum in Switzerland that has exhibits from the Roman era. Some of the best resorts in Zurich are close to Bahnhofstrasses that organize sightseeing tours and offer travellers with excellent spa massage therapies.
- Langstrasse is another important street in Zurich that is known for its nightlife and shopping. There are plenty of 3-star hotels around Langstrasse, which are close to most of the 24-hour shops and amazing nightclubs. These hotels are also close to the historical Fraumuenster church.
- Swiss Chuchi is one of the best affordable dine-outs that serve raclette, fondueand Zurich Geschnetzeltes, which are some of the most popular food in Zurich. The Don’t Worry Eat Curry restaurant is among the best cheap Indian/veg-friendly restaurants in Zurich that serve masala dosa.
Some of the best budget hotels in Zurich
as well 3-star hotels are near the Zurich airport
. These hotels offer travellers with free Wi-Fi and shuttle services.