A leading financial city, Zurich is a popular business travel destination that also enjoys popularity with those seeking a cultural European city-break. Ideal as a weekend trip destination, why not look to book a stay at a boutique hotel, Zurich for a getaway to remember? Zurich enjoys a mild climate, with summer temperatures climbing to just over 70°F. Winters can become very cold, witnessing regular snowfall.
When to go to ZurichThere’s always something going on in Zurich, and visitors flock to the city in summer months to attend the Zürcher Festspiele arts festival in June and July, and the huge Street Parade in mid-August. Zurich hotels tend to be crowded during this period, so booking somewhere to stay well in advance is highly recommended.
How to get to Zurich Zurich Airport (ZUR) is located in Kloten, 7 miles to the north of the city center. Zurich airport hotels are popular with business travelers, while hotels in Zurich city center can be reached from the airport by direct trains, as well as S-Bahn services and buses. Zurich Hauptbahnhof is a major rail hub, serving domestic and international destinations. A tram network known as the Glattalbahn operates in the north of the city. Hotels near Zurich are an ideal base for those wanting to explore other Swiss cities.
What to do in Zurich The city’s main landmarks include the Fraumünster Cathedral and the Grossmünster Cathedral, as well as museums of art, natural history, anthropology, and the unusual Rabbit Museum. Zurich is home to some of the finest Swiss hotels, including a number of luxury hotels with scenic views over Lake Zürich. Hotels popular with business travelers are concentrated near to the Paradeplatz, including the upmarket Park Hyatt Zurich. The cheapest hotels in Zurich tend to be found in the south of the city, near to the Limatt River.
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