New improved itinerary for 2017!Discover Switzerland’s cultural hub on a 5-hour tour of Zurich, including a 1-hour cruise. Begin with a guided tour by coach, passing the National Museum, the financial district, and the shopping avenue of Bahnhofstrasse. Take a cogwheel train up to a scenic viewpoint before hopping on a 1-hour sightseeing cruise across Lake Zurich. Conclude with a visit to the nearby Lindt & Sprüngli chocolate factory shop.
Meet your guide at Sihlquai Bus Terminal, and hop aboard your coach to begin your tour. See the city's financial district, the National Museum, and the shopping mecca of the Bahnhofstrasse. Stop to enjoy views along Lake Zurich before heading to the Zürichberg district, passing the Opera House along the way. Then hop aboard a cogwheel train to a viewpoint where the Grand Hotel Dolder is located. Look out over the Alps before heading to the university quarter, where you'll see Zurich's art museum and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology before entering the Old Town. Hop out for a walk through the streets, passing St. Peter's Church, the Grossmünster cathedral, and Marc Chagall's stained glass windows at the Fraumünster church.Enjoy a leisurely walk around the shores of Lake Zurich followed by a 1-hour sightseeing cruise. After taking in the surrounding scenery from the water, enjoy a leisurely walk along the shores to the Lindt Chocolate shop in Kilchberg to sample some of the specialties of the world famous chocolate factory. Your tour will conclude with a coach ride and drop-off back at your original departure point.