Share

Travel and Sports in Switzerland

The country is bound by the diversity of languages and religions. Switzerland is the only country with four national languages- French, German,Romansh and Italian . This is one of those countries where you can go in any season and enjoy at best.

It is not only the natural beauty of what Switzerland is known. There are many Swiss-related things that attract people like Swiss watches, chocolates winter sports and snow and a few more. Switzerland is also known for the world welfare organizations most of these either openup in Switzerland or have their headquarters there.

Why it continues to rules heart

Switzerland is a country of mountains in Central Europe and also the home to many lakes, villages and peaks of the Alps. Ancient places in its cities contain medieval monuments such as the capital Bern Zytglogge clock tower and the Cathedral of Bern. The country is also a hot spot for its ski resorts and hiking trails. Banking and finance are key industries, and Swiss watches and chocolates are reknowned

Land of watches and chocolates

“Nine out of ten people like chocolate. The tenth is definitely not telling the truth” (Graffiti scrawled on a wall). Every Swiss child would agree: their favorite snack in the afternoon has always been bread and chocolate.400 years ago since Columbus discovered cocoa beans, Switzerland has been manufacturing chocolate worldwide. . Swiss chocolate is preferred a lot on its own or with a couple of options such as with an espresso, a sweet wine, whiskey, cognac, and every conceivable occasion.

Fine watches come in an infinite variety and are generally less expensive than in others countries. Bucherer is the country’s biggest and most famous watch retailer offering a wide range of watches from CHF 50 to 100’000.

Snow blanket year long

Swiss Alps or the Central Alps, is the region of alpine mountains chains that are in Switzerland. About 65% of Switzerland is covered by the Alps, the most beautiful mountain ranges. Without doubt, Switzerland is the place where one can find the peaks and the highest glaciers. Skiing and hiking are fashion Swiss life. Some of the famous alpine mountains in Switzerland are Matterhorn, Eiger and Jungfrau.

Ultimate winter sports

Switzerland offers a large selection of ski resorts, from the smallest village to the largest train station. Most of the Swiss ski resorts are surrounded by impressive landscapes such as large ice fields and high mountains (48 four miles are located in the Swiss Alps).

snowboard1

Almost all the winter resorts in Switzerland are frequented in summer by hikers, mountaineers and tourists because of the many natural wonders and facilities.

The ski season starts from early December and ends in April. In some areas, it is possible to ski later or even all year (summer skiing).

The best conditions for skiing are in mid-January, the coldest time of year. The end of February is a good time for sun lovers.

It’s a heaven on earth, everyone wishes to visit Switzerland once in a lifetime.

Leave a Comment