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Zürich, the largest city of Switzerland is also the commercial hub of the country. A population size of 1.3 million resides in this cultural center living with the best quality life. Covering almost 92 square km,
Zürich is twined with cities of Kunming and San Francisco.

Zürich, Switzerland is located at the confluence of River Limmat and the northern end of Lake Zürich. The place is nestled between the hilly wooden forests of Gubrist, the Hönggerberg, the Käferberg, the Zürichberg, the Adlisberg and the Oettlisberg and the Uetliberg, a part of the Albis range. On the other side, River Sihl joins with the Limmat at the end of Platzspitz that borders the Swiss National Museum. The central part of Zürich that comprises Lindenhof, a small hilly shore of River Limmat.

The climatic conditions of Zürich, Switzerland are mainly cold temperate one with average winter temperature falling down to -1 °C and warm days usually rise to a maximum of 22 °C. Maximum precipitation is 12 meter with an average of 107 m annually.


Some of the main attractions of the city Zürich, Switzerland are:

1. Churches:

a. Grossmünster, near Lake Zürich, oldest one founded in 820
b. St. Peter Church
c. Charlemagne imperial Church

2. Museums:
  • Museum Bärengasse
  • Kunsthaus Zürich,
  • Museum Rietberg,
  • Museum Bellerive, a building for fashion, architecture and design, located in a villa on the beach of the lake
  • Migros Museum with modern and avantgarde art forms
  • Museum of Design Zürich
  • Museum of the History of Medicine
  • Swiss National Museum (Landesmuseum) located in the Platzspitz park
  • Johann Jacobs Museum
  • Haus Konstruktiv
  • Johanna Spyri Museum
  • NONAM or the North American Native Museum



Other sight seeing spots famous among travelers and tourists are:
  • Lindenhof that has the Roman and medieval castle.
  • Old town Altstadt
  • Guild houses along the downstream from the Grossmünster
  • Bahnhofstrasse, the Zürich
  • Zoological garden
  • Botanical Garden of the University of Zürich
  • Chinese Garden, Zürich
  • Cabaret Voltaire, birthplace of Dada
  • Parade-Platz, Plaza in the middle of Bahnhofstrasse and the financial center of the Zürich
  • Neu Oerlikon, part of City District Zürich Oerlikon
  • Uetlibergturm TV-tower and the Üetliberg


Flight Schedule from Zurich to other cities
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Zurich-StockholmZurich-SofiaZurich-Hong Kong
Zurich-ViennaZurich-Male (Maldives)Zurich-Shanghai
Zurich-Funchal (Madeira)Zurich-LanzaroteZurich-Istanbul
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