The Swiss Federal Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research Weissfluhjoch/Davos carries out important research and reports on snow conditions.
Other visits/ activities
He is said to be the most important man in Bern, for all the clocks in the city follow his lead - the timekeeper of the Zytglogge. Every day, while making his rounds,...
Unique cheese factory in Engelberg: The shape of the soft cheese made in the first Swiss cheese factory located in a monastery is hand crafted.
The Jura is the stronghold of precision manufacturing and offers more than watch masterpieces.
CERN stands for the European Organization for Nuclear Research. It's Globe of Science and Innovation symbolises CERN's message to society in the fields of science,...
A watch is a little universe of precision components that only works properly when the elements of this highly complex puzzle fit together perfectly.
The "Geneva Watch Tour" will give you the time in thousand and one ways and lead you to the shopping paradise of prestige horology.
Breweries & distilleries
Learn about the secrets of making cherry schnaps.
The LMEC micromechanics workshop provides visitors with an introduction and supervision in watch assembly.
She really has many stories to tell: the tower warden Marie-Therese Lauper leads her guests up 254 steps to the highest church steeple in Switzerland, that of the...
The location fits perfectly: the studio of Le Bûcher is situated in the heart of the old town of Fribourg. Nimble hands work on soft sandstone and create works of art...
Olivier Piguet introduces clock lovers to the art of clock making in his studio, the Centre d'initiation de l'horlogerie, in Le Sentier. He tells you a lot about the...
A visit to the first western city gate (1218–1256) of Bern's Old Town.