Nach der Legende entdeckte Karl der Grosse die Gräber der Stadtheiligen Felix und Regula und liess eine erste Kirche als Chorherrenstift errichten. Zu Beginn des 16. Jhd. wurde das Grossmünster zum Ausgangspunkt der deutschschweizerischen Reformation unter Huldrych Zwingli und Heinrich Bullinger.
if you get a chance to go up the tower, you'll be rewarded with a great view over the city.
nice place to see the view, give it a ry and go to the top of one of the towers, you pay around 4CHF for entrance
You visit the towers of this historical church and enjoy a great view of the city of Zürich.
“The Lindenhof is one of my favourite places in Zurich. It is a place where to contemplate, have a pick nick, exercise, study....”
“Doesn't everybody remember this street from the old Monopoly game? Watches, jewelry and designer labels are sold in expensive stores on Bahnhofstrasse leading from the main central train station HB to the lake of Zürich. Worth a stroll. You can step onto a tram 3 x along the way if you are too tired to walk. ”
“Swiss National Museum, across the street from the Main Train station. A must visit.”
“Church in the Old Town With Windows by Chagall and Giacometti. Built on the remains of a former abbey for aristocratic women which was founded in 853 by Louis the German.”
“Just 20 minutes train ride away from Zurich main train station (HB), you will be up a small mountain with amazing views of the city. You can also eat up there (picnic, BBQ or restaurants) and take hikes.”