Things to Do in Zurich in Summer

In summer, there are plenty of things to do and see in Zurich. Besides the iconic open-air bathing facilities, there are also countless day trips to choose from. Here are just a few ideas.

For many people, summer is the most beautiful time of year in Zurich: at last you can sit outside until late in the evening, enjoy an ice cream by the water, and participate in many different leisure activities in and around Zurich. Here are just a few tips on how to spend the summer months in Zurich.

The “Zurich Weeks”. Crazy Weeks, Crazy Prices.

Between 1 June and 31 August, Zurich will be unrecognisable. For 12 weeks, 75 Zurich hotels will be offering rarely-seen discounted prices. You can expect attractive lodgings in the city on the Limmat in four price categories.


Things to do in June

Now is the time to fetch your swimsuit out of the closet. At the beginning of the month, the water is still a bit cold, but it is usually warm enough to sunbathe. All the outdoor swimming baths in the city of Zurich have already been open since May.