SwitzerlandInformation/Travel Guide



Discover Switzerland (Zürich, Geneva, Bern, Basel etc.) in this map. The most exciting sights, the best hotels, a diverse nightlife, recommended restaurants and more for your Switzerland vacation. Updated constantly, free and available for desktop/smartphone/tablet.

Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities. The country is situated in western-Central Europe, and is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. Switzerland is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps, the S... (read more on Wikipedia)

Calling code: +41 | Area: 41,285.00 km² | Inception: 1848



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Experiences & Gifts

Make that special person happy today with these gifts for extraordinary experiences in Switzerland from Mydays, Meventi, Jochen Schweizer and Jollydays! Many exciting and new activities in Switzerland for young and old are waiting (e.g. brew your own beer, flight simulator, parachute jump, candle-light dinner). Also available as a gift for yourself! ;-)

Books

These are the current bestselling travel guides for Switzerland & travel literature about Switzerland on Amazon.com. Alternatively there are also digital versions of these travel guides available, for Kindle and other devices and Audio versions to listen on the go on Audible:

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Learn German

The language in Switzerland is German (abbr. "DE"). For a trip to Switzerland it can therefore be helpful to use a German language course for easier communication. Greate online courses for German are available on Babbel.com. Apropos, German is also an official language in Liechtenstein, Germany & Austria!

Tip: Famous Goethe Institute offers a professional online language course for German, with intensive supervision by your personal instructor.

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Local specialties

Every country and every city/regions offers it's own local delicacies and specialties, which often are enough of a reason on it's own for a trip. For Switzerland the following delicacies, wines and other premium foods are typicial (more than 17,000 additional specialties are available from Gourmondo):



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