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Grindelwald

village and municipality in the canton of Bern, Switzerland

8.7km

46.61678.0333

Interlaken

resort town in the Swiss canton of Bern

24km

46.68337.85

Zermatt

municipality in Visp district, canton of Valais, Switzerland

49km

46.0166677.75

Turin

city and commune in Italy

117km

45.06677.7

Strasbourg

commune in Bas-Rhin, France

159km

48.58333337.75
Sights

Jungfrau-Aletsch protected area

World Heritage site in the Switzerland

375m

46.58.03333333

Aletsch Glacier

The largest glacier of the Alps, it is more than 22 kilometres long and up to more than 900 metres thick, but is receding by as much as 100 metres every year.

6.5km

46.442222228.07722222

Sphinx Observatory

6.6km

46.54757.985

Eiger

mountain in the Bernese Alps, Switzerland

6.6km

46.57758.00527778

Jungfraujoch

mountain pass

7.0km

46.547222227.98055556

Riederalp

municipality in Switzerland

9.2km

46.383333338.03333333

Bettmeralp

place in Valais, Switzerland

10km

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Bachalpsee

12km

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Faulhorn

A not too hard hike up a valley and small mountain, with a pleasant small restaurant and hotel at the top.

13km

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Schwarzhorn (Bernese Alps)

Regarded as one of the most stunning look-out peaks in the Bernese Oberland. Its summit can be accessed by a trail on the southern ridge.

14km

46.686305568.07566667

Wengen

village in the canton of Bern, Switzerland

15km

46.67.91666667

Lauterbrunnen

village and municipality in the canton of Bern, Switzerland

16km

46.67.9

Schynige Platte

The hike can be further lengthened to the plateau and end at a train station stop, quite near Interlaken.

18km

46.656111117.90694444

Unterseen

town in the canton of Bern, Switzerland

24km

46.683333337.85

Hohtürli

mountain pass

29km

46.511111117.77

Oeschinen Lake

34km

46.498333337.72694444

Kandersteg

municipality in Switzerland

41km

46.57.66666667

Engelberg

municipality in Switzerland

48km

46.821041948.40897611

Gornergrat

mountain

48km

45.983333337.78472222

Titlis

Swiss mountain of the Urner Alps

49km

46.77258.43722222

Kapellbrücke

The Chapel Bridge, a landmark of Lucerne, is said to be the oldest wooden bridge of all Europe, built in 14th century as a protection for the city. It's amusing walking over it as you can see about 100 pictures of 12th-century city life and Swiss history. Join one of the walking tours going around! Parts of the bridge burned down on 18 August 1993, but within a few months it was rebuilt. The tower used as oubliette is still in original condition.

51km

47.051666678.3075

Lion Monument

Also known as the Lion of Lucerne, it is a sculpture in Lucerne, Switzerland, designed by Bertel Thorvaldsen. It commemorates the Swiss Guards who were massacred in 1792 during the French Revolution, when revolutionaries stormed the Tuileries Palace in Paris, France. The American writer Mark Twain (1835–1910) praised the sculpture of a mortally-wounded lion as "the most mournful and moving piece of stone in the world."

52km

47.058333338.31055556

Lake Lucerne

56km

47.01948.4011

Matterhorn

mountain in the Pennine Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy

58km

45.976388897.65861111

Sion, Switzerland

Capital of the canton of Valais, Switzerland

77km

46.233333337.36666667

Grande Dixence Dam

77km

46.080555567.40388889

Uetliberg

mountain in the Swiss plateau

81km

47.349444448.49138889

Langstrasse

quarter of the city of Zurich, Switzerland

85km

47.376269448.52667222

Tonhalle Orchester Zürich

Swiss symphony orchestra based in Zürich

86km

47.3660258.53765

Schanzengraben Zürich

A small canal that used to be part of the city fortifications between Limmat and Sihl. From the main station, go to Gessnerallee, find the stairways down to the tiny creek, and walk all the way to the lake.

86km

47.371111118.53361111

Tonhalle, Zürich

During the renovation of the Tonhalle concert house the internationally reknown classical orchestra, the Tonhalle Orchester Zürich, plays at the intermediately built Tonhalle Maag concert hall. From season 2019/20, Paavo Järvi leads the orchestra.

86km

47.366111118.53777778

Bahnhofstrasse

One of the busiest and best-known shopping streets in the world. Highly refined. Certainly a must-see for every tourist in Zurich!

86km

47.371386118.53865

Chinese Garden, Zürich

This small but beautiful Chinese garden was offered to the city of Zurich by the Chinese city of Kunming as symbol of gratitude after Zurich helped Kunming with technical knowledge.

86km

47.3558.55194444

Frauenbad Stadthausquai

public bath

86km

47.3681838.54194

Altstadt (Zürich)

district in the city of Zürich, Switzerland

86km

47.378.542

Sechseläuten

86km

47.36618.5459

Zürich Opera House

The Zurich Opera shows frequently changing productions of world famous operas with top artists. As with the Schauspielhaus, students get a big last-minute discount. The best seats costs Fr. 45 for students.

86km

47.3658.54694444

Lindenhof

The hill in the heart of the old town. A beautiful view of the city and one time location of a Roman fort.

86km

47.3738.5412

Swiss National Museum

This is the place to go if you want to learn more about the history of Switzerland. There are permanent exhibitions on history, archaeology and art. Changing temporary exhibitions usually also turn around Swiss topics.

86km

47.379166678.53972222

Kunsthaus Zürich

Zurich's most famous art museum. The collection includes works from many Swiss artists, such as the sculptures of Alberto Giacometti or the paintings of Ferdinand Hodler. There are also major works from international artists on display. The museum is building a new extension, scheduled to open in 2020 and thus parts of the museum might be closed at any given time.

87km

47.370277788.54805556

Schauspielhaus Zürich

Zurich's Schauspielhaus is one of the most important theatres in the German speaking part of Europe. The Schauspielhaus has several locations, the most important one being the Pfauen. Students can get really cheap last minute tickets (10 minutes before the show) if they show their student ID. The best seats, if available, cost Fr. 20 that way.

87km

47.378.54916667

Käferberg

mountain

87km

47.405338.52021

Fluntern Cemetery

cemetery with lots of famous people most notably James Joyce who lived in Zurich for quite some time, the writer Elias Canetti and a few nobel price winners are also buried there

89km

47.3838.571

Zürich Zoologischer Garten

With the new Masoala Rainforest Hall, the Zoo is really worth a visit!

89km

47.3858.57305556

Stadtcasino Basel

concerthall in Basel

93km

47.554444447.58944444

Irchel

elevation in the Canton of Zürich

101km

47.539444448.60722222

Lugano Cathedral

Roman Catholic cathedral in Lugano, Ticino, Switzerland

108km

46.00468.9486

Rhine Falls

109km

47.677788.61503

Castles of Bellinzona

complex of multiple built objects

112km

46.193138899.02241667

Monte Brè

There are numerous rustic trails that lead up from towns surrounding Mount Brè to its summit and the Funicolare Monte Brè. A trail map is available from the local tourist information.

112km

46.008558338.98647222

Bellinzona

capital city of the canton of Ticino, Switzerland

112km

46.195371119.02967639

Chillon Castle

123km

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Montreux

municipality in Switzerland

124km

46.433333336.91666667

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Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch

Switzerland
Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch is a protected area and a UNESCO World Heritage Site between the Valais and the Bernese Highlands in the Swiss Alps. It was known as Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn until its name was changed in 2007.

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