#01 JUNGFRAU REGION

Breathtaking scenery plus unlimited hiking and adventure sports.

#01 JUNGFRAU REGION

#02 ZÜRICH

Trendy bars, cutting-edge clubs and a beautiful medieval old town.

#02 ZÜRICH

#03 THE MATTERHORN

Towering, world-famous mountain peak, with guaranteed skiing and snowboarding year-round.

#03 THE MATTERHORN

#04 LAUSANNE

Lively and extremely hilly town in a beautiful setting on Lake Geneva.

#04 LAUSANNE

#05 MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL

Stellar annual music event attracting world class jazz, blues, soul, dance, rock and world music performers.

#05 MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL

#06 BERNESE OBERLAND

Legendary Alpine area offering classic Swiss scenery alongside famous destinations such as Lauterbrunnen and Staubbach Falls.

#06 BERNESE OBERLAND

#07 GENEVA

Take in the cultural attractions of this most urbane of European cities – and then head down to the waterfront to recharge your batteries.

#07 GENEVA

#08 BERN

Switzerland’s capital city, with a medieval street plan that has survived unchanged for five centuries.

#08 BERN

#09 LAKE LUCERNE

The most dramatically sited of all Switzerland’s lakes, ringed by mist-wreathed cliffs.

#09 LAKE LUCERNE

#10 WINE

Switzerland’s wine industry is modest, but its products can compete on equal terms with better-known labels from around the world.

#10 WINE

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