4 days in Zurich Itinerary
— 3 nights
Tue, Dec 20 - Fri, Dec 23
Zurich — 3 nights
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.Popular historic sites such as Old Town and Limmatquai are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basel's Old Town and Niederdorf. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Basel (Naturhistorisches Museum Basel & Basel Paper Mill - Swiss Museum for Paper, Writing and Printing), Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden (in Rapperswil) and Kloster Einsiedeln (in Einsiedeln). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Zoological Museum, take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, admire the masterpieces at Museum Rietberg, and get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum.
To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich tour planner.
If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Zürich Airport, EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport and Bern Belp Airport. In December, daytime highs in Zurich are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C.
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