Description about Map :-Switzerland is a relatively small country spanning across an area of 15,940 sq miles in Western Europe. Most of southern Switzerland is mountainous - the Alps stretch across the southern region. The Swiss National Park to the east and the Jet d'Eau and Chillon Castle to the south west are among the few tourist attractions to the south of Switzerland. Bern is the seat of federal administration in the country. Zurich, Zug, Lausanne, Delemont, Geneva, and Schaffhausen are other important cities in the country. Lake Neuchatel, Lake Geneva, and Lake Zurich are the important lakes in Switzerland and are plotted on the map. The Swiss National Museum and the Zurich Art Gallery are among the important points of interest in northern Switzerland.
The Switzerland Map points out the climatic variations, heterogeneous topography and natural vegetation of the country.
Switzerland is spread over total area of 41,290 sq km. The country holds a multi-ethnic and multi religious population of 7,554,661. German, Italian, Romansch and French are the officially recognized languages of Switzerland. The capital of Switzerland is Bern. The Switzerland vacation offers the tourists with a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the natural splendor of the place.
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Last Updated On : January 18, 2013
Area15,940 sq mi (41,285 sq km)
Population 8,000,000 (2012)
Form of GovernmentFederal Republic with Directorial System and Direct Democracy
National LanguageGerman, French, Italian, Romansh
CurrencySwiss franc (CHF)