Discover the Region Around Zurich on a Day Trip

On an excursion in the Zurich region, visitors can discover the area around Lake Zurich in an active, entertaining and nature-oriented manner.

Stand at the top of a ski jump, explore the mystical cave world with its winding subterranean passages, experience birds of prey at close quarters, or sample Swiss chocolate, cheese and cakes: Zurich guests can discover all this and more on the numerous exciting day trips into the region around Zurich.

Among the best-known excursion destinations are Einsiedeln with its famous abbey, the picturesque town of Zug in the heart of Switzerland, and the Atzmännig mountain region, where visitors can go summer tobogganing, hike or relax. However, Horgen on the shores of Lake Zurich or the cultural city of Winterthur are also highlights that can be explored during a day trip into the Zurich region.