Lonely Planet Switzerland (Travel Guide) (Paperback)

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Lonely Planet Switzerland (Travel Guide) By Nicola Williams, Caroline Bishop, Anthony Haywood, Claire O’Dea, Simon Richmond, Michaela Scalisi, Kerry Walker Cover Image
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Lonely Planet's local travel experts reveal all you need to know to plan the trip of a lifetime to Switzerland.

Discover popular and off the beaten track experiences from climbing Mt Rigi's panorama hiking trail for epic views to puffing up snow-dusted peaks aboard the Brienz Rothorn Bahn, and exploring the medieval Schloss Habsburg, the ancestral home to the Habsburg dynasty.

Build a trip to remember with Lonely Planet's Switzerland travel guide:

  • Our classic guidebook format provides you with the most comprehensive level of information for planning multi-week trips
  • Updated with an all new structure and design so you can navigate Switzerland and connect experiences together with ease
  • Create your perfect trip with exciting itineraries for extended journeys combined with suggested day trips, walking tours, and activities to match your passions
  • Get fresh takes on must-visit sights including the First Cliff Walk at Grindelwald; Geneva’s magnificent Château de Chillon; and Zermatt’s Matterhorn
  • Special features on hiking the Aletsch, Geneva walking tour, family adventure guide
  • Expert local recommendations on when to go, eating, drinking, nightlife, shopping, accommodation, adventure activities, festivals, and more
  • Essential information toolkit containing tips on arriving; transport; making the most of your time and money; LGBTIQ+ travel advice; useful words and phrases; accessibility; and responsible travel
  • Connect with Swiss culture through stories that delve deep into local life, history, and traditions 
  • Inspiring full-colour travel photography and maps including a pull out map of Switzerland
  • Covers Lake Geneva & Vaud, Fribourg, Drei-Seen-Land & the Jura Mountains, Bern & Bernese Oberland, Valais, Ticino, Central Switzerland, Northwest Switzerland, Zurich & Northeastern Switzerland, Graubunden, Liechtenstein


Create a trip that's uniquely yours and get to the heart of this extraordinary country with Lonely Planet's Switzerland.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781838699598
ISBN-10: 1838699597
Publisher: Lonely Planet
Publication Date: July 23rd, 2024
Pages: 288
Language: English
Series: Travel Guide