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Baden, Switzerland , a town situated in between the prominent cities of Zurich and Basel, is situated at the northeastern region of the country. The small town Baden belongs to the Swiss canton of Aargau, lieing on the western bank of River Limmat.
Primarily a growing industrial area of this part, Baden, Switzerland is sparsely populated with a maximum of 16,844 people occupied in the power plant manufacturing company of Alstom.

Getting to Baden district Baden, Switzerland is not much difficult. It lies only 25 km northwest of Zürich and takes only 17 minutes by train. From Zurich Airport, however, it takes only 25 minutes. There are also interconnecting roadways and big motorways with some famous tunnels, like Baregg, are built at regular intervals. One can either take A1/E30 route or exit through 55 Neuenhof or 54 Verzweigung Baden.

The railways station at Baden is the oldest in Switzerland that is used for commuting by the richer sections through Spanisch Brötli Bahn from Zürich. Baden is also a regular stopover between the Zürich-Basel and Zürich-Bern rail routes. However, the city is cozy and small enough to enjoy a pleasant pedestrianised trip through the shopping street and riverside walkways.

The shopping complexes, old traditional Swiss buildings, small castles ornate the city beautifully. Lake Zurich is only few yards away from the heart of Baden town. Baden, Switzerland is famous for its thermal baths; in fact it is named so for this reason. There are many hot sulphur springs that were once considered to be fashionable in the 15 th or 16 th centuries.

Made for a scientific reason, these hot springs of Baden, Switzerland are curable to gouty and rheumatic affections.

Other places to visit in Baden district include:
  • Gardens of the Kursaal
  • Ruined castle of Stein that are very picturesque and has steep and narrow streets connecting it.
  • Roman ruins - old wooden bridge and gateway.
  • Baden Museum
  • Swiss Children's Museum
  • Habsburg castle,
  • Wettingen and its surrounding communities.
  • The Glarner Alps
  • The famous Cistercian monastery of Wettingen
  • The small town of Brugg, six miles from western Baden.
  • Famous casino in Baden
  • Roman colony of Vindonissa
  • The monastery of Koenigsfelden
  • Langmatt Museum

Baden , Switzerland also has few affordable accommodations near and in the city like:
  • Youth Hostel Baden by the river.
  • Pepitos Rooms with a bars
  • The Verenahof hotel
  • The ATRIUM Hotel
  • Gasthaus zum Hirschen in Kirchdorf dorf.
  • Du Parc Luxury hotel
  • The Hotel Limmathof.
This industrial town of Baden, Switzerland homes some of the greatest commercial houses like Brown Boveri Company. However, it is the main center for engineering services of ABB and the power station engineering of Alstom.

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