The country of Switzerland is the most sought after tourist destination of the world. The snow capped mountains, the rolling green hills, emerald lakes, rivers, churches, glossy cities, Chateaus and chocolate factories compels travellers to visit Switzerland again and again. The landlocked country of Switzerland is located in the Western Europe and is bordered by Italy in the south, Germany in the north, France in the west, Liechtenstein and Austria in the east. Be it a simple getaway from the hustles and bustles of a metro city or a romantic holiday, Switzerland surprises its visitors with is eloquent charm.
Switzerland is no doubt a traveller’s paradise. The picturesque landscapes, diverse culture, open hearted people and scenic beauty of the place are an image directly transferred from the fairy tale. There are many places in Switzerland which you cannot miss during your visit. The rivers and the mountains add a spice to visit. Some of the Switzerland famous places are Bern the capital and the ancient city, Chur one of the oldest city, Zurich the economic centre, Geneva the cultural city, the industrial city of Basil, Neuchatel the yellow city, Grindelwald and Brig the snow destinations.
While travelling a Switzerland tourist map is a must. A map displays the places to visit, hotels, restaurants, geography which are all essential for an error free travel. Switzerland considered a replica of heaven on Earth is bestowed with many mesmerizing place of tourist interest. Some of the places to see in Switzerland are: The Jungfrau Region: Situated in the southwestern part of Switzerland, the Jungfrau Regions is located on the footsteps of three mountain summits known as the Jungfrau, Eiger and the Monch. This Alpine wonderland is full of green valley and lush meadows which is feast for the eyes. Attractions in the regions are the Aletsch Glacier, Schilthorn, Kleine Scheidegg and paragliding.
Montreux: smallest government division located in the emerald Lake Geneva on the foot hills of Alps Mountain. The castles, vineyards and jazz music are the hallmark of the town. Chateau se Chillon, Cornice Lauaux Vineyards, Golden Pass Line, Swiss Chocolate Train and Lakeside Promenade Fleuri are the major attractions of Montreux.
Zernez: the Swiss National Park in Zernez is the first attractions. The National Park is home to a variety of wildlife such as marmots, large red deer, ibexes, and chamois. The breathtaking view of the rolling hills, rivers and wild species leaves you spellbound. The Swiss National Park granted the World Heritage Biosphere Reservation in Switzerland.
St. Moritz: With peasant summer and chilly winter the place is visited by numerous tourists throughout the year. The town was first discovered by the Celts. The frozen lake, unending miles of ski trails and snow capped peaks makes St Moritz a must see place in Switzerland. Muottas Muragl, Diavolezza, Engadine, Mount Corvatsch and Segantini Musuem are listed as the top rated thing to do in Moritz. The Rhine Falls: The Rhine Fall is the largest waterfall in Europe situated near the town of Schaffhausen. The Rhine Falls was believed to be formed during the ice age. The view of the Schuss Laufen castle is amazing. On the 1st of august, the National day of Switzerland, there is a fantastic display of fireworks which attracts numerous tourists to the Rhine Falls.