Christmas Tour with the Night Watchman

Accompany the night watchman on his rounds during the Advent period and see Zurich from a new perspective.

On this guided walk, you can find out who the “Wienachtsfrau“ was, where the best “Tirggel” (traditional honey-flavored cookies) are made, what the tasks of the lamp lighters were, and the relevance of the mysterious Muskazinen cookies.


  • Captivating and amusing stories from yesteryear
  • On an entertaining tour, you can experience Zurich during the Advent period
Included Not included
Two typical Zurich bakery specialties Aperitifs can also be booked separately
A glass of hot glühwein  
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Group size per group
1–15 persons CHF 360
16–40 persons CHF 360
plus CHF 10 per person

Public tour: CHF 20 per person 

Time & Duration

Start Time

Date: November and December, daily

Public tours take place on November 24th and December 1st, 8th, 15th & 22nd, 2018 at 8.30pm (meeting point: Lindenhof)



Number of Participants 1 – 40


Public Tour

Public Tour

This tour is available in these languages
German, English

Additional Information

Operator: Partner company