Zurich is the biggest city in the Swiss federation, and regarded as the financial and economic center for Switzerland. Over last years Zurich was and still is placed amongst the top three best high quality life cities in the world by several media channels and research groups. The history of Zurich city dates back to around 15 BC, and that was during the Romans establishing a settlement in the strategic area where currently Zurich is situated. Zurich may have a small population of around 400,000 inhabitations today; however, it is highly regarded amongst the top financial centers on the global stage, with head-quarters of numerous banks, and enormous financial institutions calling this city home.
There are many lovely sites to discover in Zurich. In the old city center with houses and water fountains from the 9 centuries, Zurich has a rich heritage. Located on the banks of the Limmat River at the opening for Lake Zurich, this city boasts a strategic and stunning natural setting with the background of the city scape adorned by the tops of the mountains, offering great panoramic views from any point across the city. With educational institutions, art galleries, various cultural activities and night life on par with world-class cities, Zurich enjoys fantastic cultural transformation into a very trendy place to enjoy.
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Coach Charter Germany can propose top 10 spots to be on your itinerary when touring Zurich as follows:
It is very interesting to visit Zurich’s most ancient church, which was built by King Charlemagne in the 9th century. In the 16th century, when the reformation was the hot wave taking over Europe
, the Grossmünster was the site where it all started in Zurich. The building has two towers, and if you seek spectacular views of the city, then advice is to climb the southern tower.
Zurich’s best gallery for fine art works is called the Kuntshaus. The location of the Kunsthaus is strategically in the center of the city, and offers a designated space for coach parking spots. We ask all tour planners and tour leaders to consider this institute as the start point for all city center tours please. The gallery offers temporary and changing art shows, and houses one of the best collections of master pieces from legends like Monet, and Van Gogh.
3. James Joyce Foundation
During WWII, James Joyce the literature star was living in Zurich. James famous work “Ulysses” was written in Zurich. The foundation became a museum dedicated to the largest collection of James work in the continent. You can also attend one or more of the many events that take place in this lively institution.
4. The Beyer Museum
The Beyer Museum is a private museum located under the owner’s shop (Beyer watches & jewels) on the Bahnhofstrasse, which is the pinnacle of luxury shopping in Zurich. The museum is dedicated for time-pieces history from few hundred years back till today. The cozy institution is the custodian of a stunning treasure of clocks, watches, and time pieces representing the heritage of watch-making and development of refined mechanical geniuses’ solutions to accurately measuring time.
Zurich is home to the leading collection of Succulents plant species in the world thanks to efforts of the research center of Sukkulenten Sammlung. The center consists of seven major green houses, with more different spaces that play a role in the research and studies to support the species, and for talking the nature issues facing humanity.
6. Schweizerisches Landesmuseum
The national museum of the federation of Switzerland is the special museum of Schweizerisches Landesmuseum. The museum’s collection of national treasures dating back six centuries of Swiss heritage is curated in a heritage castle-manor building. There are new sections currently being added to this flourishing institution.
7. Sprüngli confectionery
Sprüngli confectionery is one of Zurich city’s historic icons that must be visited to experience the legend and pioneer that elevated the Swiss chocolate name to a world famous brand, trusted quality, and delicious treats sought after globally. David Sprüngli established the business in 1836 in Zurich. The business moved to its current address in 1859 where it is now in the heart of luxury shopping street (Bahnhofstrasse). Currently the business consists of a confectionary shop, restaurant/café shop, and a special bar welcoming customers from all around the world.
8. Focus Terra
Geological science fans are served well at the scientific museum of Focus Terra. This institution offers many features like; fossil research materials, precious and semi-precious stones, Lava samples, different samples for the earth crusts, and the highlight is the earthquake simulator where ques are frequent, so be prepared.
9. FIFA World Football Museum
In 2017, the FIFA World Football Museum was opened to the public. The collection of artifacts, trophies, and smart interactive educating displays will definitely excite football fans at this institution.
In the 13 Century, The church of St. Peters in Zurich was built with magnificent high tower over looking the old city center ever since. The unique nine meters clock face diameter is considered Europe’s largest. That location is very charming, so don’t miss the photo opportunity there.
We trust these highlights will make your trip plans to Zurich very stimulating. Visiting Zurich is dream come true to most people with different interests covering, history, arts, cuisine, cultural, science, and out-door adventures to name a few.
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