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Best Guided Tours in Zürich, Switzerland

  1. Zürich Private Small Group Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  2. Zürich Private Small Group Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    During this two-hour walking tour of Zürich, we'll focus on what you want to learn about the city. Describe to us what you'd want to see in this wonderful city, whether it history, culture, or a particular neighborhood, and we'll take you and your guests there in the order you like.

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  3. Private Transfer from Zurich Airport to Lucerne | GetYourGuide
  4. Private Transfer from Zurich Airport to Lucerne | GetYourGuide

    This service guarantees a secure and comfortable journey from the airport to any chosen location in Switzerland and the neighboring countries.

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  5. From Zurich: Mount Titlis Snow Adventure Day Trip | GetYourGuide
  6. From Zurich: Mount Titlis Snow Adventure Day Trip | GetYourGuide

    The city of Lucerne is one of the most picturesque in the Swiss Alps, and the famed Mount Titlis is a must-do for every winter vacation. Learn how to ski and ride snow tubing in the genuine winter weather.

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  7. Secret Doors of Zurich Discovery Walk | GetYourGuide
  8. Secret Doors of Zurich Discovery Walk | GetYourGuide

    Where are Zurich's secret doors? Interested in learning about Zurich's past and seeing the city's archeological "remains"? In the heart of Zurich, there are three secret doors that can only be unlocked using the correct key, and you have access to that key!

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  9. Zurich: 1-Hour Must-See Express Tour | GetYourGuide
  10. Zurich: 1-Hour Must-See Express Tour | GetYourGuide

    This is a one-hour tour of Zurich's most important landmarks. Are you just passing through or do you enjoy quick jaunts around town? For those of you who want to learn more about the city, this is a great option.

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  11. Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe - Private Day Tour from Zurich | GetYourGuide
  12. Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe - Private Day Tour from Zurich | GetYourGuide

    The Bernese Alps have Europe's highest train station, perched atop a massive glacier.

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  13. Mt. Pilatus: Private Tour with Lake Cruise from Zürich | GetYourGuide
  14. Mt. Pilatus: Private Tour with Lake Cruise from Zürich | GetYourGuide

    With the assistance of a personal tour guide, take in the sights of Luzern and the Pilatus region. From Luzern to Alpnachstad, take an hour-long boat ride before transferring to the Pilatus cogwheel railway for stunning views of the surrounding countryside.

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  15. Schilthorn Piz Gloria Private Tour from Zürich | GetYourGuide
  16. Schilthorn Piz Gloria Private Tour from Zürich | GetYourGuide

    The Bernese Alps' Lauterbrunnen Valley is a great place to spend a day. Visit the locations of the 1969 James Bond film, Lauterbrunnen, Mürren, and Schilthorn, on a breathtaking roundtrip by train, cable car, and railway.

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  17. Zürich: Swiss Finance Museum Admission Ticket | GetYourGuide
  18. Zürich: Swiss Finance Museum Admission Ticket | GetYourGuide

    See how financial markets in Switzerland work and learn about the country's economic history and innovations by visiting one of the museum's many engaging displays. A unique museum experience is made possible by the use of a wide range of media in the museum's permanent and temporary exhibitions.

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  19. Zurich Airport: Private Transfer to/from Lucerne | GetYourGuide
  20. Zurich Airport: Private Transfer to/from Lucerne | GetYourGuide

    Take a seat and enjoy the ride from Zurich to Lucerne. Travel to and from the Zurich Airport with ease by booking a private service from/to your hotel in Lucerne.

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  21. Zurich: Highlights Walking Tour with a Local Guide | GetYourGuide
  22. Zurich: Highlights Walking Tour with a Local Guide | GetYourGuide

    Learn about Zurich's history, culture, and major landmarks on a walking tour led by an expert local guide.

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  23. Zurich: Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Walking Tour | GetYourGuide
  24. Zurich: Self-Guided Scavenger Hunt and City Walking Tour | GetYourGuide

    This scavenger hunt will take you to 10 of Zurich's most popular sights as you solve puzzles and follow clues. To get around town, use the mobile app's maps to find your way around.

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  25. Mt. Pilatus and Mt. Titlis 2-Day Tour from Zurich | GetYourGuide
  26. Mt. Pilatus and Mt. Titlis 2-Day Tour from Zurich | GetYourGuide

    Take a two-day excursion from Zurich to see the Swiss Alps from a new perspective. Stay overnight on Mount Pilatus' summit and witness a stunning dawn. Visit a glacier park, take a cliff walk, or take the aerial cable car to the top of Mt. Titlis.

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  27. Zurich: Public City Segway Tour | GetYourGuide
  28. Zurich: Public City Segway Tour | GetYourGuide

    Segway tours around Zurich may last anywhere from 2.5 to 3 hours. Observe the majestic Tonhalle and ride through the world's most expensive retail strip, Bahnhofstrasse, while you're in Zurich. As you cross the Limmatquai, take in the Bauschänzli's splendor.

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  29. Private Trip From Zurich to Mt. Pilatus Through Lucerne | GetYourGuide
  30. Private Trip From Zurich to Mt. Pilatus Through Lucerne | GetYourGuide

    Lucerne and its amazing aerial cable car journey may be seen and experienced on this full-day tour.

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  31. Zurich: Pocket Wifi, Unlimited 4G, Pickup at Main Station | GetYourGuide
  32. Zurich: Pocket Wifi, Unlimited 4G, Pickup at Main Station | GetYourGuide

    The only 4G data rental service in Switzerland that offers an unlimited data plan is Travelers Wifi! With 4G data usage in Switzerland totally unrestricted. Sharing the high-speed connection with up to 10 mobile devices is completely unrestricted.

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  33. Zurich: 1.5-Hour Hot Stone Barbecue Tuk-Tuk Tour | GetYourGuide
  34. Zurich: 1.5-Hour Hot Stone Barbecue Tuk-Tuk Tour | GetYourGuide

    The barbecue-tuk is a tour vehicle that includes a stop at a restaurant serving Swiss beef as part of the experience. At the end of your 1.5-hour trip, you'll be treated to a succulent Swiss beef steak grilled over an open flame in your tuk-tuk.

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  35. Swiss Travel Pass: Unlimited Travel on Train, Bus & Boat | GetYourGuide
  36. Swiss Travel Pass: Unlimited Travel on Train, Bus & Boat | GetYourGuide

    With the Swiss Travel Pass, you may travel freely throughout Switzerland by rail, bus, and boat to more than 41 cities, several mountains, and magnificent lakes.

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  37. Day Trip from Zurich: Grindelwald First Mountain Adventure | GetYourGuide
  38. Day Trip from Zurich: Grindelwald First Mountain Adventure | GetYourGuide

    The First Flyer zip line, a thrilling mountain cart descent, and a Trottibike scooter ride over breathtaking mountain landscapes are all included in this package.

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  39. From Zürich: Zermatt, the Matterhorn and Gornergrat | GetYourGuide
  40. From Zürich: Zermatt, the Matterhorn and Gornergrat | GetYourGuide

    Zermatt is a mountain resort hamlet located in the Swiss Alps. A ride on the cogwheel train provides stunning views of Gornergrat and the Matterhorn.

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  41. Lucerne Day Tour from Zurich
  42. Lucerne Day Tour from Zurich


    On a full-day excursion from Zurich, visit Lucerne's Old Town and its quaint shops. Take a short tour of Lucerne with a guide, and then have some time to explore on your own. Check out landmarks including Chapel Bridge and the Lion Monument, as well as the Picasso Museum's art displays.


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  43. 8-Day Train Tour of Switzerland Self-Guided from Zurich
  44. 8-Day Train Tour of Switzerland Self-Guided from Zurich


    In Switzerland, you'll find mountains, ancient towns, and UNESCO-listed treasures that are all waiting to be explored. During this 8-day journey, you'll travel by train around the country, staying in hotels and having breakfast included, and you'll be able to see some of Switzerland's most popular destinations including the Bernese Oberland, Jungfraujoch, and St. Moritz. Now that the logistics are taken care of, you can sit back and take in everything that Switzerland has to offer.

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  45. Rhinefalls (Private Tour)
  46. Rhinefalls (Private Tour)


    You'll see the breathtaking Rhine Falls on your morning excursion through the beautiful countryside of northern Switzerland. From the panoramic paths and observation platforms, take in the boom and vibration of Europe's largest waterfalls and the historic Castle Laufen, which sits right above them.

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  47. Zurich Highlights Tour
  48. Zurich Highlights Tour

    This 2-hour bus tour of Zurich provides a full introduction to the city's stunning landmarks. A professional guide will provide insightful commentary as you pass historic sites such as Bahnhofstrasse and Lake Zurich's glistening surface. In addition, see St. Peter's Church and the Old Town, and then take a tour of the affluent Zürichberg neighborhood, which is just a short distance from the city's famous Zürichberg recreational area. If you choose to leave in the morning or afternoon, you can do so.


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  49. Rhine Falls Tour from Zurich
  50. Rhine Falls Tour from Zurich


    Take a coach journey from Zurich to see the Rhine Falls in northern Switzerland. Enjoy a picture stop outside the medieval Laufen Castle as well as free time to see Europe's biggest waterfall. You'll travel through Schaffhausen on the way back to see the 16th-century Munot Fortress. You may take a boat trip to the Rhine Falls during the summer months (June to August).


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  51. Zurich Old Town Walking Tour
  52. Zurich Old Town Walking Tour


    On this Zurich walking tour, you'll learn about Switzerland's rich history and see some of the city's most popular landmarks. Among the lively boutiques, art galleries, and cafés, you'll find plenty of opportunity to connect with residents and tourists alike. Explore Lindenhof, which includes the City Hall and St. Peter's Church, as well as other notable sites. Niederdorf in the Old Town is home to the beautiful churches of Fraumünster and Grossmünster, which are well worth a visit.


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  53. Zürich Food Tour
  54. Zürich Food Tour


    Explore Zurich's cutting-edge culinary trends by dining and drinking your way through the hip Zurich West neighborhood. If you're looking to sample some of Zurich's greatest cuisine, this is the trip for you. The included samples include everything from vegetarian fare to alcoholic beverages, and are meant to showcase the city's culinary offerings in a modern light.


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  55. Zürich Historic District Tour
  56. Zürich Historic District Tour

    Take a stroll around Zurich's old town and learn about its fascinating history. As you follow your guide, you'll discover areas you wouldn't find on your own, and buildings that are hundreds of years old and rich with intriguing stories, all over the old town on both banks of the Limmat river.



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  57. 2-hour Private Guided Zurich Downtown Tour
  58. 2-hour Private Guided Zurich Downtown Tour

    Walk about Zurich for two hours with a private guide who provides insightful comments about the city's history. Your customized tour includes stops at Paradeplatz, Fraumünster Church, Thermengasse, St. Peter's Church, Grossmünster, and ancient guild buildings in the heart of Switzerland's cultural and financial capital. Relax at Lindenhof and past the former home of Vladimir Lenin in this lively Swiss city.


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  59. Zurich: Day trip to Interlaken & Paraglide
  60. Zurich: Day trip to Interlaken & Paraglide


    Interlaken, Switzerland, set between the Thun and Brienz Lakes, offers stunning alpine vistas, outdoor activity, and more. You'll be dropped off at our partner office in Interlaken, then driven up the mountain in our Paragliding-Interlaken van. During the 20-minute trip, you'll receive a "safety talk" and a takeoff and landing briefing. After being dropped off, walk for 3 minutes to the launch location while seeing Interlaken and Jungfrau. Remember! The lovely village provides scenic vistas for walkers. Interlaken is the perfect place for hiking, skydiving, eating, and castles.


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  61. Bern Capital City Private Tour from Zürich
  62. Bern Capital City Private Tour from Zürich


    If you want to see the finest of Bern without having to spend hours researching and preparing, this is the perfect option for you. Enjoy the convenience of having all transportation costs covered while you're on your trip. Explore The Garden of Roses, the Bear Park, the Aare River, the Town Hall, the Federal Parliament, and much more during your stay in Zurich. It's a lot more fun and educational to see a city with a guide.

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  63. Rafting in Interlaken from Zurich
  64. Rafting in Interlaken from Zurich

    The Bernese Oberland in Switzerland's Bernese Jura region is a refuge for outdoor enthusiasts and a world apart from the hustle and bustle of Zurich. You'll have a chance to ride the rapids of the Lütschine River in Switzerland with a professional guide on this excursion. Class III and IV rapids await you, as well as free time to explore Interlaken at your leisure. Round-trip transportation from Zurich's city center is included.

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  65. The Chocolate side of Zurich Tuk Tuk Tour
  66. The Chocolate side of Zurich Tuk Tuk Tour

    In Zurich, finding the finest places to try chocolate may be a bit of a challenge. A chauffeur-guided tuk-tuk tour of the city's best chocolatiers is a great way to see the city's historical and chocolate-related attractions in comfort. Attendees will get access to three distinct sessions and samples.

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  67. Schilthorn Piz Gloria (James Bond Location) Small Group Tour from Zürich
  68. Schilthorn Piz Gloria (James Bond Location) Small Group Tour from Zürich


    The "Eiger, Mönch, and Jungfrau" of Switzerland, as well as the setting of the James Bond film, make a trip to the Schilthorn a memorable one. With its spinning restaurant on top, the "thrill walk" at Birg, and an exhibition about "on her Majesty's Secret Service," Schilthorn is one of the most diverse destinations in the Benese Alps. Throughout the journey, our tour guide is there to show you the changing scenery and answer any questions you may have about the nation and its people. There are a few sites off the beaten path that the tour guide may show you.

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  69. Private Tasting of Swiss Local Products in Zurich
  70. Private Tasting of Swiss Local Products in Zurich


    It's a one-of-a-kind experience since you'll get a taste of Swiss cuisine. Traditional raclette is not served in Zurich. If you're interested in learning more about the history of food, or if you're just curious. And if so, this dinner is for you! You will have eaten and drank well at the end of this encounter. As a bonus, you'll have a better understanding of the history and culture of Valais.

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  71. Zürich, Lindt Chocolate, Rheinfalls and Stein am Rhein
  72. Zürich, Lindt Chocolate, Rheinfalls and Stein am Rhein

    Are you just going to be in Switzerland for a short period of time? Four of the country's most popular sights may be seen in a single day on this exclusive, full-day trip. A sightseeing trip of Zurich's most important historical sites begins with a pick-up from your Lucerne or Zurich hotel. Take in the Rhine Falls, visit Stein am Rhine, and shop for Lindt chocolates at the Lindt Chocolate Factory on the following day.

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  73. Mt First Top Adventure from Zurich
  74. Mt First Top Adventure from Zurich


    If you're planning a trip to Zurich, make sure to see some of the country's most beautiful mountain ranges while you're there. This full-day trip of the Bernese Oberland includes a ride on a mountain cart, a zipline, and a cable car, making it ideal for thrill seekers. Interlaken and Grindelwald's stunning beauty and the adrenaline of Tissot's First Cliff Walk are also included in the tour.

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  75. Engelberg Day Tour from Zurich
  76. Engelberg Day Tour from Zurich

    Engelberg, a lovely village at the foot of Angel Mountain, is a fascinating destination for a full-day tour from Zurich. You'll learn a lot about the town's fascinating past and have plenty of free time to explore on your own. Explore the famed Baroque-style monastery to witness the biggest organ in Switzerland and take in the breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps. On the way back to Zurich, stop at Lucerne to take in the city's cultural appeal.

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  77. The Great Tour of Zurich
  78. The Great Tour of Zurich


    On a half-day trip of Zurich and the lovely adjacent hamlet of Rapperswil, enhance your experience of Switzerland's cultural center. Get up up and personal with deer in their natural environment at a deer park, where you'll get to witness the gorgeous creatures in their natural habitat. Rapperswil's old castle is a must-see, followed by a boat excursion on Lake Zurich to end your visit.

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  79. City e-bike tour
  80. City e-bike tour

    In order to see as much of the city as possible in a short period of time, an e-bike is the ideal mode of transportation. The guided e-bike tour of Zurich provides tourists with an opportunity to see the city from a variety of angles.

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What are guided tours?

Guided tours are all generally all-inclusive group travel experiences led by a local travel guide and following a fixed itinerary for a specific tourist attractive or local activity. Many sightseeing guided tours, skip-the-line tickets for major travel attractions, group day/night tours, food tastings, wine tastings, and even airport transfers.

Should I use guided tours on my vacations?

Explore and experience your destination like a local.

Look at everything! Get customized suggestions before and during your trip to make the most of what your location has to offer. Travel to your location as though you were a local. Find hidden Gems!

Avoid scams and pay better prices

Book your guided excursions in advance from the comfort of your own home, then simply relax and enjoy your vacation when you’re abroad.

I have a tight budget, can I still buy a guided tour?

With so many different guided tours to choose from, no matter what your budget is, you’re sure to find one that fits your needs.

Save time, and Get the most out of your trip.

Don’t let your vacation time go wasted! Standing in line isn’t the place to make memories. If you plan early, you may avoid long queues at some of the world’s most popular sites.

With scheduled guided tours, you save time as you can pack your schedule with lots of fun activities.

Check reviews before buying a guided tour

Overwhelmed with options and unsure about which guided tour to select? Determine which activities are most suited for you by checking out other user reviews

No risk to you. Free cancellation

For the majority of guided tours, you can change your mind and cancel your ticket without incurring any fees up to 24 hours before the activity’s start date. This is really beneficial if your travel plans change at the last minute.

Meet people all over the world, make new friends on your next vacation

Joining guided tours is a great way to meet new friends from all over the world.

Types of guided tours available for your vacation

Depending upon the city you are taking a trip to, there are practically any guide trips and activities for everyone. There are outdoor guided tours, water activities, Nature routes, Music celebrations, Local food trips, Workshops and Classes, Arts Performances, Hidden Gems exploration, beer or white wine drinking and tasting trips, special TV & Movies trips, romantic couple trips, children’ activities, trips to Parks and Gardens, Island expedition trips, check out popular landmarks, Museum guided trips and tickets, Airport transfer services, Memorials for you to check out to under the local culture and history, go up Towers & seeing platforms to get a birds-eye view of the landscape, shopping tours, theaters and concert halls, visit ports and harbors, sightseeing cruise, bikes for rental, helicopter trips, ferryboat tickets, Jeep and SUV for rental, yacht services and sailboat leasing.