Map of Attractions in Zurich in Switzerland
Zurich is known for its picturesque natural beauty and rich cultural heritage. Dotted with mountain ranges, scenic lakes and rivers, museums, statues and monuments, Zurich is one of the most desired tourist destinations in Europe.
Attractions in ZurichZurich attractions are varied, ranging from the natural beauties to architectural creations like monument and museums. The rugged and steep mountain terrains, the ever-flowing rivers and lake waters, the lush green plain lands bewilder the nature lovers. The surrounding Alps and the Zurich Lake are among the popular natural attractions in Zurich, crowded by visitors from all corners of the world.
Zurich is a land dotted with architectural masterpieces like monuments, churches, sculptures and museums. Grossmunster Church in Zurich is one such architectural instance, blending Gothic and Romanesque architectural styles. The Fraumunster Church has typical Romanesque architectural patterns, characterized by tainted glass casements.
Presence of a number of museums hints at the rich cultural backdrop of Zurich, which the city has been nurturing ever since its inception. The Swiss National Museum located in a palatial mansion offers glimpses of the fascinating historical and cultural past of Switzerland. There is also a separate section in the museum, devoted to the displays of armour of the making of Swiss watches.
Other major attractions of Zurich include the Zurich Art Gallery, the Opera House, the Belvoir Park and many more.
|List of Attractions in Zurich|
|Altstadt||Swiss National Museum|
|Urania Observatory||Wildnispark Zurich|
|Zurich Zoo||Botanischer Garten|
|Rietberg Museum||Friedhof Sihlfeld|
|Fraumunster||Museum Fur Gestaltung|