Amusement & Leisure Parks: Zurich
This is the heart of the financial district of Zurich, with all major banks located in close proximity to each other. Great shopping and restaurants, all within a short walk.
An oasis in the middle of the Old Town with a great view of the right bank of the Limmat river. On the hill are the remains of Turicum, the Roman fort, that has been excavated. Goethe once stayed at the Freemasons lodge Alpina.
World famous shopping mile, with rows of elegant department stores, prominent boutiques for fashion and jewellery, inviting street cafes and restaurants.
Weinplatz / Rathaus
The remains of Roman baths and the Winzerbrunnen, memento of the lively local wine trade around 1650, are the significant attractions of the square. The famous and impressive Rathaus is across the bridge.
Sports facilities Erlen
Water and fun park with both summer and winter activities. Indoor and outdoor pools, skating rink, beach volleyball. Courses in swimming, diving, Nordic walking and more. Open daily. At Sportanlage Erlen, Niederhaslistrasse 20, 8157 Dielsdorf.
Chinese Garden Zurich
The garden was a gift from Kunming, Zurichs Chinese twin town. Built like a traditional south Chinese garden, the walls are a microcosm of pavilions, open gallery and water palace. Open March 28-October 18 11:00-19.00. Bellerivestrasse 144, 8008 Zurich
A charming alley which connects the Bahnhofstrasse and St. Peters Church, full of interesting nooks and crannies.
Inaugurated in 1887, this park is laid out in the style of a landscaped garden. Arboretum is a much frequented and popular park. Mythenquai 1, 8000 Zurich.