The Alpine region of Switzerland, fondly known as the Swiss Alps is the country’s most important feature. This alpine mountain range stretches across several countries such as Austria, France, Italy, and Liechtenstein. The Swiss Alps have a rich history and played an important role in the formation of the Swiss confederacy. This blog is part of our efforts to help you plan the best Switzerland tour package and spend the seven memorable days flanked by the Swiss Mountains.
This blog lists one of Switzerland’s six mountains which are touristy yet intriguing. Plan your day-long excursions around these six mountains:
Taking the railway route to this mountain is an amazing experience in itself. The mountain, located at a height of 3454 meters, is the tallest mountain in Europe. From the peak of this majestic mountain you can admire the breathtaking views from the viewing platform on the Aletsch Glacier.
The peak of the mountain gives you an amazing 360 degree view of the Alps. The mountain top has the world’s first revolving restaurant. Enjoy exquisite food and wine while you admire the beauty of 200 snow capped mountains from Mount Blanc in France to Germany’s Black Forest.
This is the highest mountain in Central Switzerland. This place has snow all year round and embraces tourists with a warm heart. Experience the breathtaking journey on the World’s steepest cogwheel railway or walk through Central Switzerland’s biggest suspension rope park. No matter what you do, this place is sure to raise the bar of excitement.
This is the mountain where you will get a chance to meet all sorts of sports enthusiasts. People from across the European continent come here to hike, climb, sledge, and bike. This mountain is close to the city of Lucerne. This stunning lake city, also known as the city of lights, paints the picture of the perfect Swiss life. It has picturesque mountains, alpine villages, meadows full of Edelweiss, and medieval styled hotels.
Mount Rigi is reachable from Lucerne. Retrace the journey of the likes of Mark Twain and Queen Victoria who were among the first visitors to Mt.Rigi. The mountain top, also known as the sun terrace gives majestic views of the Alps. If this wasn’t enough, the mountain has 13 lakes which are equally stunning.
This mountain is accessible through Zurich. A short railway journey through the woods takes you to Uetliberg. At the top, you can see panoramic views of the Limmat valley, Lake Zurich, and the Alpine range. The mountain has numerous hiking and biking trails which descend into the city.
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