Nestled between France, Austria, Germany, Italy & Liechtenstein, Switzerland has a cultural diversity like no other within such a small space. Located in the center of Western Europe, Switzerland is an excellent place to start a tour.
Famous for its clean, highly functioning and well organized society, Switzerland can be a breath of fresh air for weary travels seeking the security and comfort of a destination that makes travel here effortless.
With its lakes, mountains, rivers, fields and forest the nature is world class and offers quintessential photo moments at almost every corner you turn.
The cities are a great compliment to the rural beauty, with medieval villages, modern & historical towns, bold architecture and ultra modern and chic shopping areas, not to mention the super flashy banking and financial streets.
Etched with many small roads and paths, cycling and Switzerland are a match made in heaven and unlike many other Western nations, cars share the roads well. Furthermore there are destinations for all levels: As beginners can just cruise around the places such as Lake of Constance or alongside the Rhine river, more advanced cyclists can discover the hilly landscape in between the Jura mountains and the alps. Finally more avid bikers might discover the mountains which Switzerland is so famous for.
Although the strong Swiss Franc doesn't make it the cheapest place to visit, SWISS TOURER has many ideas on how to travel this country if the budget is an issue.
All standards in Switzerland, in particular medical and hygiene are first class. Things are usually well organised, functional and the Swiss are friendly and inviting people – where the language barrier is practically non-existent these days.