World Tourism Day in Zurich and Rapperswil

To mark World Tourism Day, Zürich Tourism and Rapperswil Zürichsee Tourism are offering free city tours.

To mark World Tourism Day*, Zurich’s residents and visitors alike are invited to take part in various free city tours in Zurich or Rapperswil on September 27. There are several themed tours to choose from, which will be conducted in German and/or English. In addition, on the days before, a professional photographer will be out and about in Zurich’s Old Town (Lindenhof, Schipfe, Augustinergasse), taking portraits of guests free of charge.

* World Tourism Day

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has celebrated World Tourism Day on September 27 every year since 1980. World Tourism Day highlights the significance of tourism and its impact on social, cultural, political, and economic values around the world.

How to Register on a Free Tour:

  • Browse through the list of guided tours in Zurich and Rapperswil below.
  • Select the desired tour, including time, language, and location.
  • Click on “Book Now” and follow the instructions.
  • The number of participants per tour is limited.

The guided tours are free of charge on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 only. On all other days, normal prices apply.

Guided Tours in Zurich

September 27, 2023

Time Language(s) City Tour
10am DE Zürcher Anekdoten
11am DE Zürcher Altstadt zu Fuss
11am EN

Zurich Old Town Walking Tour

DE Made in Zurich
2pm DE Zufluchtsort Zürich
3pm EN Me, My Zurich and You
4pm DE / EN

E-Bike Tour City

4pm DE

Instagram Tour mit @zurich_is_beautiful

5pm EN

Made in Zurich



Richard Wagner in Zürich

6pm DE Ich, mein Zürich und du
7pm EN Instagram Tour with @zurich_is_beautiful

Guided Tours in Rapperswil

September 27, 2023

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