Stories of the Old Town – Rediscover Zurich’s Historic Center

Zürich. Your sustainable city trip.

This guided walking tour of the Old Town is a journey of discovery for both visitors and locals.

Come face to face with Zurich’s past and present through a selection of buildings, stories and anecdotes. You too will be fascinated by the rich testimonies to bygone days which document the early international significance of the city.

November 20–December 23: Christmas Special

During the Advent period, the Christmas illuminations along the Bahnhofstrasse and the various Christmas markets give rise to a magical ambiance. In the lead up to Christmas, during the tour you will receive a voucher for a glass of mulled wine or punch at Zurich‘s “Wienachtsdorf” Christmas village at Bellevue.


  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Date & Departure:

    April 1 to October 31:
    Monday to Friday 3.00pm
    Saturday and Sunday 11.00am and 3.00pm

    November 1 to March 31:
    Wednesday and Sunday 11.00am
    Saturday 11.00am and 3.00pm
    (During the pre-Christmas period additional tours on Friday, 5.00pm)
  • Duration: 2 h
  • Available in following languages: German, English

Reservation recommended

Dogs on request


Zürich Tourismus
Im Hauptbahnhof
8001 Zürich


Adults Children (6 – 16)
CHF 25 CHF 12.50

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Zürich Tourismus
Tourist Service
Im Hauptbahnhof
8001 Zürich
Phone-No.: +41 44 215 40 00
Fax: +41 44 215 40 44