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Sharmila Banerjee


We just loved the entire tour and learnt about the Zurich city's stories and history. Must buy for the tourist who really want to explore Zurich.


Dev Acharya


Visited the Bahnhofstrasse, Grossmünster Church, Lake Zurich and must say it was such an amazing experience. Zurich city tour is a must book package wh...

Zurich City Tour Overview

The city tour of Zurich brings you the opportunity of witnessing the traces of the history as well as the cultural composition of Switzerland's largest city, Zurich. This sightseeing bus tour lets you see Zurich's popular tourist spots like Bahnhofstrasse, Grossmünster Church, Lake Zurich and thus this package would make your Switzerland trip delightful and splendid.

Zurich city tour makes you grasp immense information about the city's stories and history and you shall be assisted with the audio commentary which would be rendered according to your preferred language. Don't forget to stop and get a photography session at the National Museum and the Kunsthaus, which are regarded as the two most scenic viewpoints which attract tourists from the various corners of the world.

Grab the delight of visiting the scenic views of the snow-capped Alpine mountains along Lake Zurich, and gather information as well as discover stories of the city’s religious landmarks such as St. Peter Church, Grossmünster Church, and Fraumünster Church.

Zurich City Tour Schedule:

This tour runs every day at 9:45 am, 12:00 pm, and 2:00 pm
This tour will be closed 7-8 Apr; 28 Apr; 1 May; 5-7 Jul; 21 Jul; and 10 Aug

Meet Up Information:
Meet up time: 9:30 am/11:45 am/1:45 pm
Location: Sihlquai Bus Terminal
Meet up location is 200m behind the main train station of Zurich
Please be at the meetup location 10-15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. No refunds will be given for no-shows and latecomers.

How to Reach:
Address- Limmatstrasse, Sihlquai, 8005 Zurich, Switzerland
How To Get There: From the main train station: Head to track 18 and follow the brown ‘Excursion’ signs. Walk 2 minutes and you will reach the bus parking lot. At the first parking lot find the Gray Line Tour Check-in desk
By bus: Take bus 31, 33E, 66, N2, or N8 to the main train station
By tram: Take tram 3, 4, 8, 13, 14, or 17 to the main train station

Infants aged 0-5 are free of charge as long as they do not require a separate seat
Children aged 6-15 years can book the child ticket for city tour of Zurich. 
Audio guides will be available for the following languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Russian, Chinese (Mandarin), Arabic, and Hindi.

Zurich City Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1 - City tour of Zurich

    9:30 am/11:45 am/1:45 pm arrive at the location

    9:45 am/12:00 pm/2:00 pm tour begins

    Board the air-conditioned bus

    Visit famous shopping street, Bahnhofstrasse and the banking center

    Visit Lake Zurich

    Visit the historical Old Town

    Visit Fraumunster Church with its famous Chagall windows

    Pass by the residential area Zurichberg

    Visit Kunsthaus

    Pass by the National Museums

    11:45 am/2:00 pm/4:00 pm tour ends


  • Zurich City Tour

Other Inclusions

  • Zurich sightseeing tour
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  • Round trip transfer on a deluxe motor coach with panorama windows
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  • Personal single-use headsets with the available audio guide


  • Shared vehicle

Things To Carry

  • Sunglasses
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  • Sunscreen Lotion
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  • Thrillohphilia Voucher


  • This tour can accommodate participants with wheelchairs. Foldable wheelchairs can be accommodated on the bus. However, please note that participants must be able to climb a few steps to board the bus
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  • This Zurich sightseeing tour requires a minimum of 8 participants to proceed. If the minimum is not met, the tour may be cancelled. In case of cancellation, you may request for a refund or reschedule to an alternative tour date
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  • You can present either a printed or a mobile voucher for this activity
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  • This voucher is only valid for the date and time specified

Tour Type

  • This is a group tour

Zurich City Tour: Cancellation Policy

  • Full refunds will be issued for cancellations made at least 48 hours prior to the activity

Zurich City Tour: Refund Policy

  • The applicable refund amount will be processed within 10 business days
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  • All applicable refunds will be done in traveller's thrillophilia wallet as Thrillcash

Zurich City Tour: Booking Confirmation Policy

  • The customer receives a confirmation voucher via email within 24 hours of successful booking
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  • In case the preferred slots are unavailable, an alternate schedule of the customer’s preference will be arranged and a new confirmation voucher will be sent via email.
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  • Alternatively, the customer may choose to cancel their booking before confirmation and a full refund will be processed.
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    Story by Sharmila Banerjee

     Rated : 5.0

    We just loved the entire tour and learnt about the Zurich city's stories and history. Must buy for the tourist who really want to explore Zurich.

    Story by Dev Acharya

     Rated : 5.0

    Visited the Bahnhofstrasse, Grossmünster Church, Lake Zurich and must say it was such an amazing experience. Zurich city tour is a must book package while travelling here

    Story by Tanushri Bhattathiri

     Rated : 4.0

    This is the best way to see Zurich. In just half day we saw all the major places in the city. The guide became our friend and we had great fun together.


    People Also Ask About Zurich City Tour

    1. What attractions will we cover on Zurich city tour?

      The Zurich city tour offers an amazing sightseeing opportunity that takes you to some of the most wonderful and fascinating attractions of Zurich. You will be taken on an air-conditioned bus to visit famous shopping areas, Bahnhofstrasse, the banking centre, Lake Zurich, Old Town, Fraumunster Church and Kunsthaus.

      The tour also takes you around the residential area of Zurichberg and get a view of the National Museums. You will be provided with personal single-use headsets with an audio guide.

    2. Is Zurich expensive to visit?

      Switzerland is considered to be one of the most expensive holiday destinations globally and Zurich city is no different. Travelling from one attraction to the other on your own will cost more as the transportation costs in Zurich is relatively high. However, there are several travelling tips that you can use to bring down your costs.

      For instance, book a Zurich city tour with Thrillophilia in advance and enjoy the sights in a comfortable air-conditioned bus.

    3. What is the best time to go for Zurich city tour?

      The best time to enjoy a city tour of Zurich is between the months of May to September. The weather during this time is pleasant with temperatures hovering in the range of 10°C to 22°C.

    4. How do I get from Zurich airport to city Centre?

      Zurich Airport is just 10km away from the city centre and there are various means of transport that you can use according to your own convenience.

      - By Train It takes approximate 10 - 15 minutes from Zurich Airport to the city centre by train. There are direct trains that run from the Airport to the City centre. The trains leave every 5 to 10 minutes from 5 am to midnight.
      - By Streetcar If you are not in a hurry then you can take the streetcar from Zurich Airport to the city centre. It takes about 35 to 40 minutes depending on the traffic. This way you also get to see a part of the city as you travel.
      - By Shuttle Bus There are minibuses as well as shuttle buses that run from the Airport to the city centre. The frequency of these buses is every 30 to 40 minutes.
      - By Taxis This is one of the most convenient, albeit, an expensive option to travel from Zurich Airport to the city centre. Under normal traffic, it would take approximately 15 minutes to reach the city centre and cost about €50 minimum.

    5. Is Zurich safe at night?

      Zurich is considered to be one of the safest cities in Europe and it is absolutely safe day or night to travel around. You can venture out on a city tour in Zurich at night and experience the vibrant nightlife of this amazing city.

    6. What should I wear in Zurich city tour?

      Depending on the time you visit for your Zurich city tour you can wear cool half sleeves or full sleeves T-shirts, shorts, jeans, cotton pants, comfortable shoes and a cap or hat. Zurich is a city where the weather can change at the drop of a hat so make sure you carry a light jacket along as well.

      Dress in layers, that is the best way. If it gets too hot remove a layer and if it gets too cold then add on a layer. If you are travelling during winters then gear up accordingly as the weather is going to be frigid.

      So make sure you dress up in layers of warm inners, sweaters, coats, scarf, gloves, socks, etc.

    7. How much does a city tour of Zurich costs?

      A city tour of Zurich would cost about INR 2358 per adult. Children below the age of 5 years can join the tour at no cost and those between 6 to 15 years of age can book a child ticket for the tour.

    8. Where should I stay in Zurich?

      Zurich is a bustling city and there are many stay options to pick from. Depending on your budget you can choose from luxury hotels to budget hotels that are located right in the city centre. There are also other alternative options such as apartments, guesthouses and hostels.

      If you are in Zurich for a short time then there are transit hotels right at the Airport. It is best to book your accommodation in advance to get the best deals and also to be able to choose your favourite location.

    9. How can I go to Zurich on a budget?

      - If you are travelling on a tight budget then the best place to stay are the hostels where they also have cooking facilities and breakfast is included in the room rates.

      - Go on walking tours or book a city tour that takes you to all the major attractions conveniently. There are several attractions that are free. Make a list of these and enjoy them.

    10. What things should I carry on Zurich city tour?

      Carry your sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, a light jacket, some snacks and your city tour voucher with you on your Zurich city tour.

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