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  • Zürich: 2-Hour Sightseeing Bus Tour

    1. Zürich: 2-Hour Sightseeing Bus Tour

    Experience the unique city of Zürich on this exciting bus tour. See the city's landmarks, such as the gorgeous Old Town and the Swiss National Museum, built in the style of a Renaissance chateau. Discover the Münsterhof square and adjacent guild houses on a short orientation walk through the old town with your tour guide. See St. Peter's Church, which boasts the largest clock face in Europe and learn something about the Fraumünster church's exciting history and architecture. A further tour highlight is the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich, one of the highest-ranked engineering colleges in the world. Its most famous student was none other than Albert Einstein. End the day with a ride on the Dolder Railway. Enjoy a fantastic view of the valley from the Zürichberg.

    I really enjoyed this trip in Zurich, visited the nice areas of the city, and the guide was so professional.

  • Zurich: Private Tuk-Tuk City Tour

    2. Zurich: Private Tuk-Tuk City Tour

    Discover the highlights of Zurich on a city tour in a tuk-tuk, while listening to the eTuk driver's stories about the sights, the inhabitants and life in the city. The city tour starts at the Europaallee 8 and takes you on a journey through Zurich. Passing the Landesmuseum, you will travel to Zurich's university quarter, where Albert Einstein studied, and continue to the beautiful old town: the Niederdorf. Afterwards, continue past the Kunsthaus with its magnificent collection of the artist Augusto Giacometti to the Seefeldquartier with the Opernhaus and Sechseläutenplatz. Afterwards, explore Zurich's business and shopping district with the Bahnhofstrasse and the Paradeplatz. Photo and shopping stops are possible at any time, but the tour would have to be shortened or extended. At the end, you will get an insight into the Langstraße, Zurich's going-out street with countless bars and re...

    A great way to get many information about Zurich and to see explore the old city, even in a rainy day.

  • Zurich: Rhine Falls and Best of Zurich City Full-Day Tour

    3. Zurich: Rhine Falls and Best of Zurich City Full-Day Tour

    Marvel at Europe’s largest waterfall on a combined scenic and city tour of Zurich and the Rhine Falls in northern Switzerland. Transfer by coach through the charming farming village of Marthalen. Admire its traditional frame houses and the 16th-century Munot Fortress. Pass some of the area’s famous vineyards. Upon arrival at the Rhine Falls on the Upper Rhine River, gaze in awe at a spectacular landscape that dates back to the Ice Age. During the summer you can take an optional boat ride to the middle of the Rhine Falls and experience the cascading waters from the viewing platforms at their very heart. Return to Zurich and continue with a tour of the city landmarks. See the enchanting buildings of the Old Town. Go to the Swiss National Museum, built in the style of a Renaissance chateau. Continue to the Lindenhof neighborhood to see the Roman castle. Discover Europe’s largest clock fa...

    It was very nice tour Easy and comfortable Special thanks to mr. konrad who made it very spectacular

  • Zurich: eTukTuk City Tour

    4. Zurich: eTukTuk City Tour

    Discover Zurich's highlights on this city round trip with a TukTuk. Listen to the commentary about the sights, the locals and life in the city. Start at the main station and enjoy a journey through the unique city of Zurich. Pass the Swiss National Museum, drive through Zurich's university district where Albert Einstein studied and eventually reach the stunning old town. Let your driver take you past the Kunsthaus with its incredible collection of the artworks of Augusto Giacometti before reaching the Seefeld Quartier with the opera and the Sechseläutenplatz. Explore the business and shopping district and dive into the nightlife of Zurich in the vibrant district 5.

    A lovely eco-friendly way to explore Zurich with a very informative guide. She was willing to be flexible throughout our time with her, which we appreciated. We very much enjoyed our experience.

  • Zurich: Swiss Cheese Fondue and Wine Tuk-Tuk Tour

    5. Zurich: Swiss Cheese Fondue and Wine Tuk-Tuk Tour

    Discover Zurich on this culinary tour with your personal, electric Tuk-Tuk. Start at the central station and experience a journey through the unique city of Zurich. After a short stop at a gastronomic partner, the fondue "valaisanne" will be loaded onto the eTuk and your culinary journey can begin. The ride leads you through the Old Town and to the most beautiful parts of the city, where you can discover the life in Zurich with the driver through the eyes of a local. Enjoy the delicious food and get a unique insight into Zurich. The gastronomic partners attach great value on regional products. As an alcoholic beverage you are offered wine from Switzerland.

    We had such a great driver. Even though it was raining we were comfortable and could see all the sights. Highly recommend. We stayed in old town so we had a good lay of the land, but it was so nice to hear the history about the area. We also went out of old town near the university

  • Zurich: Private Guided Segway Tour

    6. Zurich: Private Guided Segway Tour

    This tour allows you to experience Zurich from a whole new perspective. From the Segway, you will observe the many facets of the city. Route highlights: Belvoir Park, Rieter Park, Bürgli Hill, Hürlimann site, Tonhalle / Congress House, National Bank, Stadthausquai, Bahnhofstrasse, Parade, Cathedral Square, Munster bridge, Limmat Quay, Bellevue, Quai-bridge, General Guisan Quai Individual requests during the tour are welcome You will also receive an extensive introduction to the use of Segways.

  • Zurich: 2-Hour City E-Scooter Tour

    7. Zurich: 2-Hour City E-Scooter Tour

    Discover Zurich and Switzerland on an e-scooter. With the Swiss-developed e-scooter, the fantastic electric-powered scooter on 3 wheels, you can explore cities and landscapes in an environmentally friendly way with minimal effort and noise. With tiltable footboard due to the special chassis technology, the e-scooter is characterized by its stability and the stabile cornering system that helps you glide easily over the ground. The e-scooter is safe to drive for everyone from 14 years and up; teenagers merely require a moped driving license (Class M). Furthermore, the S500 e-scooter can be ridden on bike paths. You can choose between a variety of attractive routes in and around Zurich. Individual group tours are offered for groups of 4 to 20 people. Zurich city and lake A perfect combination of nature and the city. See the center of Zurich and ride the e-scooter along t...

  • Zürich Private Small Group Walking Tour

    8. Zürich Private Small Group Walking Tour

    Zürich has a cosmopolitan face with a fascinating history. You can learn about both, or whatever else interests you, on this private guided walking tour for groups of 20 or less. Whether you want a traditional stroll through the Old Town or an introduction to the up-and-coming City West district, a tour focused on architecture or a walk highlighting art, music and theater, we know the most interesting spots and would love to take you there. Day or evening. There is so much to see and do, and some sites have multi-faceted appeal like Fraumünster, a historic church that combines Gothic architecture with stained-glass windows by Marc Chagall. Let us design the perfect Zürich walk for you!

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What people are saying about Swiss National Museum

Overall rating

4.4 / 5

based on 709 reviews

Super good performance. Especially with the travel guide ATTILLA He is funny, intelligent, eloquent, humorous and super friendly. I will advertise for you over and over again. Greetings Bela Balint

A lovely eco-friendly way to explore Zurich with a very informative guide. She was willing to be flexible throughout our time with her, which we appreciated. We very much enjoyed our experience.

Even as locals, we discovered a lot of new and interesting things. It's definitely worth it and it was fun.

I really enjoyed this trip in Zurich, visited the nice areas of the city, and the guide was so professional.

A great way to get many information about Zurich and to see explore the old city, even in a rainy day.