Recreation in Zurich
The nature areas around Zurich offer unlimited possibilities for joggers, hikers, bikers or in-line skaters. On secluded hiking paths or thrilling bike trails, or along the picturesque lake promenades, sports enthusiasts can practise their sport and at the same time enjoy the spectacular landscape around Lake Zurich.
Those who prefer to engage in sport in an urban environment are sure to find something to suit on the City of Zurich Sports Calendar. From “Monday Night Skate” through the heart of the city to “Sight Jogging” or “Ironman Zurich Switzerland”, Zurich offers plenty of action for athletes of all levels.
Bathing areas, tennis, football and water sport clubs and all the various sports events make Zurich a veritable sports paradise.
The many wellness facilities – such as magnificent thermal baths, Arabian hammams and exclusive spas – enable you to relax and recuperate after all the exertion.