Caves and grottos
Round and round it goes, the "Rotair" revolving aerial cable car, which brings visitors from midstation Stand to the Klein Titlis (3,020 m.a.s.l.).
The Natural History Museum is one of the most modern in Europe. Along the two kilometers of corridors over four floors, you will encounter 3,500 mammals, birds,...
City & Village Tours
A visit to the first western city gate (1218–1256) of Bern's Old Town.
Sainte-Croix / Les Rasses
The clockmaker Antoine Favre-Salomon, a native of Geneva, invented a musical pocket watch in 1796. Since then he is considered to be the inventor of the music box, and...
Largest diorama exhibit in Europe: 220 showcases depicting native and exotic birds and mammals in their natural habitat. The famous "Barry", the Saint Bernard dog.
Take the world's highest lying subway to the world's largest ice pavilion, next to the world's highest lying revolving restaurant. This is how one might describe a...
Maienfeld in the distinctive Bündner Herrschaft region of Graubünden inspired the poetess Johanna Spyri to write her novel Heidi. In the Heidi village, the story of...
Even the ride from Zermatt to the Klein Matterhorn is a spectacular adventure. Once on top, at 3820 m.a.s.l., one is immersed in snow, ice and mountain peaks as far as...
The architect Mario Botta designed the Museum Jean Tinguely. It is devoted to the life and work of this major sculptor in iron.
The Romans bred woolly grazing pigs, occasionally called their horses "lecher" and sifted remnants of spices from their wine before drinking it. At least that's what...
The office of the United Nations in Geneva is the European headquarters of the UN, the other headquarters being in New York. The building complex, called the Palais...
As Switzerland's oldest chocolate factory, Cailler has been producing innovative and fine chocolate products since 1819. This state-of-the-art visitor tour at the...
Since the 1970s old farmhouses, stables, bakehouses or barns are no longer demolished when they are due to be replaced by modern buildings. Instead, the buildings are...
In 1839 a German pharmacist moved to Vevey in the French part of Switzerland and changed his name from Heinrich Nestle to Henri Nestlé. His company, which is known the...