Switzerland has always been termed as one of the most beautiful, fun, and happy places to live. The location is amazingly alluring and attractive. From glorying mountain ranges to deep valleys, beautiful lakes to magnificent old cities, Switzerland is gorgeous beyond imagination and feels to be straight out from a Hollywood movie. Bordered by France, Italy, Germany and many other beautiful nations, Switzerland has a unique set of landscape including beautiful lush valleys, turquoise lakes, and high rising mountain peaks. It is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful countries in Europe, especially during summer. The glistening snowy mountains even during summer days are a delight.
As travelers explore various destinations, they recognize that Switzerland has some of the most beautiful places in the world with its magnificent natural landscape next to none. The location is full of alluring charm and has a fairytale landscape which will leave you awestruck once you visit. There are some unique places in Switzerland which provide a never seen before experience and are a must to be explored. Below we look at the 20 most beautiful places in Switzerland which definitely should be on your bucket list.
Switzerland is full of places which are hugely contrasting with each other. Appenzell is one such famous tourist town with folklore entrenched to its core. The picturesque town has marrow lanes with colorful building making it a delight.
If you are looking for some charming medieval architecture, Bern is the place to visit. Often referred to as the “City of Fountains,” it had been acknowledged as World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1983.
Swiss Grand Canyon:
The place is a natural beauty and is a paradise for hikers and rafters. The beautiful place should be a must on your list while traveling to Switzerland.
Swiss National Park:
The 67000-acre sanctuary is full of Alpine trees, beautiful meadows, and glorious mountains. To feel the real beauty of nature, one should surely pay a visit to this place.
Situated on the shores of Lake Brienz, the place is home to the beautiful Giessbach Falls. The Lake Thun is another major attraction for the tourists.
The beautiful snow region is famous for the horse racing event “White turf.” The place is gorgeous and has typical Switzerland like feeling.
The Glacier Express:
This 7-hour journey through some of the most astonishing and beautiful mountain passes is a must experience in Switzerland.
With heavy Italian influence the old town of Lugano is a must see. The palm trees give this place a beautiful look.
The place is one of the most exciting and most elegant shopping places in Europe. Christmas time is the best time to visit the place.
With a scenic backdrop of Mount Pilatus and Mount Rigi, Lucerne is a careless old town with a lot to offer to its tourists.
The place is a haven for sports enthusiasts. The old monastery town is now also referred to as one of the best ski destinations.
Situated 4000 feet above Brienz and Thun Lake, the place is ideal for a scenic view and bird watching.
The holiday lake resort is an ideal destination for your next vacation. It serves as one of the best bases for hiking day trips.
The place provides a stunning view of over 200 mountain peaks and also has the world’s only revolving restaurant.
If you want to reach the highest point of Switzerland, traveling through the terrains of Jungfraujoch is the way to go.
The auto less town is full of alpine trees and is home to some of the most beautiful mountain ranges in Europe.
Known as “The pearl of the Alps,” Saas-Fee is a natural wonder which is renowned for hiking and skiing. The old styled resorts, sun terraces, and sideways cafes add a beautiful touch to the place.
Located just to the north of Lake Geneva and south to Bern, the medieval village of Gruyeres is overlooked by a beautiful castle.
Located at the foothills of Valais Alps, Chillon Castle on Lake Geneva is one of the most beautiful human-made wonders in Switzerland.
Often referred to as the city of peace, Geneva is the home to the headquarters of the United Nations. There are many ancient landmarks spread across which are worth a visit.
Go ahead and plan the perfect trip. A family or friends group trip is considered to be one of the most enjoyable and memorable in any country that promises a lot of fun and memories.
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