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.
if you feel like walking and hiking with a nice view. You'll reach it in 15-30 min, perfect for a spontanious trip
Very close for a day hike or just enjoying the view. Easy access within 25 min by train from Zurich Main Station. If there is enough snow in winter, you can rent a sledge and enjoy the fast ride downhill.
The Uetliberg (also known as Üetliberg is a mountain in the Swiss plateau, part of the Albis chain, rising to 870 m (2,850 ft). The mountain offer a panoramic view of the entire city of Zürich and the Lake of Zurich, and lies on the boundary between the city of Zürich and the municipalities of…
A wonderful place to enjoy the best views over Zürich. You can hike up here from the very bottom (start at the Triemli Hospital) or take the train and you will only walk 15-25 minutes to the top. Be prepared to bring good shoes for the winter months since there might be snow.
“Swiss National Museum, across the street from the Main Train station. A must visit.”
“From High End brands to casual street wear - Bahnhofsstrasse has it all. Recommend going there for a walk, many great food options along the way.”
“if you get a chance to go up the tower, you'll be rewarded with a great view over the city. ”
“A lot of bars and restaurants in the romantic old town called "Niederdörfli"”