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Things to Do in Switzerland On Your Dream Vacation

Thinking about the best things to do in Switzerland? Well, you will find out the top things to see and do in this beautiful place. Undoubtedly, Switzerland has a lot of things to offer its visitors. Most of the people hearing about Switzerland start imagining about beautiful nature, mountains throughout the country, including the mountain ranges of the Jura and Alps, colourful small towns, pristine lakes, attractive cities, waterfalls, traditional Swiss villages, and obviously, pristine lakes everywhere. However, apart from these, there are many other places to visit in Switzerland.

Switzerland is a scenic paradise and provides a plethora of unwinding and adventurous opportunities to all travellers. Here are a few of the most popular and interesting things to do in Switzerland.

Go hiking on the Zermatt Lake Trail

With thousands of miles of the well-marked trails, Switzerland is a perfect place for people who love trekking. Walk in the shadow of the iconic Matterhorn on Zermatt Lake Trail, take in the nation’s history on Swiss Path along the Lake Luzern or spot native animals like ibex or marmot hiking through Swiss National park located in Graubunden. 

  • Paddle Boarding- While everyone has their own reasons for visiting the popular Lake Geneva, yours could be the excitement of experiencing paddle boarding.  Yes, the famous Hawaiian craze can be enjoyed in Geneva too. All you need to do is stand upright on a long surfboard and make use of a paddle to propel yourself across the water. The occasional falls make this exciting sport one of the best things to do in Switzerland. Also, it is a fun way to travel. Some of the other popular water sports to enjoy at this lake are wakeboarding and windsurfing. You must go for paddleboarding from May to September.
Paddle Boarding
  • Rhine Falls Boating- The Rhine Falls are the biggest attraction of Schaffhausen and among the top things to do in Switzerland. Due to being so popular and breathtakingly adventurous, this place attracts large numbers of visitors and provides them with a chance to become closer to the falls through boat trips, adventure trail, and viewing platforms. You can hire a boat to the rock at the middle of the falls for an attractive view, or simply sit on the platform with your friends or loved ones and enjoy the mesmerizing beauty of the flowing water.  While entry to the northern banks is open all the time of the year, Rhine falls is popular for being one of the best things to do in Switzerland during May.
Rhine Falls Boating
  • Sky dining- Irrespective of whether you are enjoying a family trip or a romantic getaway, if you fancy rooftop places that provide a posh ambience, tasty food, and refreshing drinks, with spectacular views of this lake and the city, Eden Au Lac’s Sky Bar is the place where you must visit during lunch or dinner.  Undoubtedly, it is one of the best rooftops in the city. Rejuvenate while you enjoy the winds and the nature around Lake Zurich while drinking your favourite food and drink.
Swiss Chocolates
  • Swiss chocolates- Even if you are not visiting Switzerland for the first time, the craze of Swiss chocolates never fades away! When in Switzerland, treat your sweet tooth with the popular milk chocolates and try all the other things you can. Milk chocolates of Switzerland will never disappoint you.

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