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    Switzerland, the dream destination of every tourist on the globe. The country that controls the time across the world with its special Swiss clocks. Famous for anything white – be it Milk chocolates or the Alps covered with Snow. A country that never suffered in both world wars even though geographically in the middle of World Wars, is today full of Instagram perfect scenic pictures.
    With world-class ski resorts and snow-covered layers all over, many think Swiss mean Snow and Snow mean Swiss. Well, no second thought on that. But Swiss is certainly more than that. It is not just a winter destination, but a fantastic summer destination as well. And if you are all set for your summer getaway, then check out this list of places to visit in Switzerland in June!

    6 Best Places To Visit In Switzerland In June

    It is a tough call to decide on a few places in a country full of beauties. Thanks to the fantastic train connectivity in Switzerland, it is very easy to commute across Switzerland. Grab your train pass, and get ready to hop on to the top places to visit in Switzerland in June. This list is not ordered by rating or choice but the places are in order of North to South!

    1. Zurich
    2. Lucerne
    3. Bern
    4. Jungfrau
    5. Geneva
    6. Lugano

    1. Zurich

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    Begin Your trip with Switzerland’s largest city, Zurich. If you are art or culture lovers, Zurich is a must-visit. Why? Because it has more than half a century museums and over century galleries. Fortunately, Zurich city is well organized and easy for even tourists to commute with public transportation.

    Running short of time to shop Swiss souvenirs? Look no further, head to Bahnhofstrasse one day and you will never be disappointed. Enjoy luxury shopping along with a fabulous lunch or dinner from those incredible restaurants. Zurich boasts an amazing number of night clubs for all party lovers. You will find international DJs blasting the tunes for your legs, and some even host comedy shows to relax you after the day-long trips around Zurich. Another interesting thing that you can do is to open a prestigious bank account that you can boast of back in your homeland!

    Local Tip: Do not miss a boat ride in the Lake Zurich
    Things To Do In Zurich: Boating, Arts & Culture visit
    Ideal For: Families, friends, etc
    Ideal Trip Duration: 2 days
    Weather: Sub-Zero in winter to a max of 30°C in summer
    How To Reach Zurich: Zurich is well connected with Flights, and rail networks

    Must Read: 10 Fab Places To Visit In Basel On Your Switzerland Vacation In 2020

    2. Lucerne

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    If Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland, Lucerne is a compact town known for its medieval architecture beneath the dragon mountain. An hour of the train ride from Zurich will get you to this German-speaking part of Switzerland. So, do not wonder if you see many people around here speak German. Lucerne hosts the most photographed monument in Switzerland and it is none other than the 14th century Chapel Bridge and Water Tower.

    Grab a hot chocolate and get on the train to do a one-day visit to Mount Pilatus. The train ride in itself is so fabulous. The railway is 126 years old, and the route is the world’s steepest railroad. Make sure you hop on a train during the month of June since the route will be closed for winter.

    Local Tip: Do not miss the walk around the winding Dragan Path through tunnels with windows to enjoy the stunning views of Lucerne far down.
    Things To Do In Lucerne: Trekking, Boating, Walking
    Ideal For: Families, friends, etc
    Ideal Trip Duration: 2 days
    Weather: Sub-Zero in winter to a max of 30°C in summer
    How To Reach Lucerne: Lucerne is well connected by the excellent Swiss rail networks

    Suggested Read: Dreaming Of An Exotic Honeymoon In Switzerland In 2019? Make It Happen

    3. Bern

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    From Dragon mountain, let’s get to the “City of Bear”. Do not be afraid, Bear is just the symbol of Bern city, and you will witness them being kept in open-air pit across the city.
    Switzerland was safe from all the terrors of both the world wars and that has made it possible for Bern to retain its historic features intact. It dates back to the 12th century. In fact, the old town of Bern is rightly declared as the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The four miles long arcades in Bern will be greatly appreciated by shopping lovers. This area is one of the longest covered shopping areas in Europe, is a paradise for shoppers.

    Things To Do In Bern: Strolling around the city, Museums, and church visits
    Ideal For: Families, friends, etc
    Ideal Trip Duration: 2 days
    Weather: Sub-Zero in winter to a max of 25°C in summer
    How To Reach Bern: Swiss rail networks offer good connectivity

    Suggested Read: Cruises In Switzerland: 7 Exciting Cruise Tours 2019 To Rediscover This European Nation

    4. Jungfrau

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    Jungfrau is one of the best tourist destinations in Switzerland, be it winter or summer. Thanks to the extensive network of Swiss railways, this place today became reachable for all tourists. When you visit here, you must take the most scenic rail trip in Switzerland that takes you from Kleine Scheidegg mountain through the Eiger and Monch up to the top of Europe or Jungfraujoch. From Interlaken, the train ride should take a total of 2 hours.

    Local Tip: Do not miss to visit the Ice Palace in Jungfraufirn. The artwork made from ice depicting an eagle, penguin and bear is something you must witness.
    Things To Do In Jungfrau: Skiing, Ice Museums, Chocolate Museums
    Ideal For: Families, friends, etc
    Ideal Trip Duration: 4 days
    Weather: -16 degrees in winter to a max of 3 degrees in summer
    How To Reach Jungfrau: Jungfrau is well connected by the excellent Swiss rail networks

    Suggested Read: 10 Interlaken Restaurants Serving The Most Delicious Food In Switzerland

    5. Geneva

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    Geneva is the diplomatic city of Switzerland. It houses the International Red Cross committee and also the European headquarters of the United Nations. Not just that it also has over dozens of other Internal organizations in the city. Geneva city has almost 20 percent of the land made into parks and rightly earned the “City of Parks” name.

    Lake Geneva, the crescent-shaped lake is one of the largest lakes in Europe, which lies between France & Swiss. Lake Geneva offers perfect activities for everyone. Make sure to enjoy the romantic boat cruise at Lake Geneva for a memorable vacay.

    Local Tip: Do not miss the crazy zipline adventure through the forest trees offered by the local “Lake Geneva Canopy Tours”.

    Things To Do In Geneva: Adventure sports, Boating & Walking
    Ideal For: Families, friends, etc
    Ideal Trip Duration: 1 day to 2 days
    Weather: -1 degree in winter to a max of 25 degrees in summer
    How To Reach Geneva: Geneva is well connected by the excellent Swiss rail networks

    Suggested Read: 10 Unique Museums In Switzerland That Walk You Through History Of Humanity

    6. Lugano

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    Lugano is called the “Monte Carlo of Switzerland”. The city is located in Lake Lugano that lies in the south of Switzerland. Due to its proximity to Italy, the majority of people in this town speak Italian. In summer Lugano town hosts the classical music festival that you must attend. When you stop by this town, take an hour of boat ride in the Lake Lugano and enjoy the sunny weather. One of the popular tourist attractions in Lugano is the Mount San Salvatore. Visitors of all ages will love those steep rides in the funicular. You get a fantastic view of the surrounding from the top.

    Local Tip: Do not miss to visit all the world wonders in a single place, the Swiss Miniature.
    Things To Do In Lugano: Skiing, Ice Museums, Chocolate Museums
    Ideal For: Families, friends, etc
    Ideal Trip Duration: 1 day
    Weather: 1 degree in winter to a max of 25 degrees in summer
    How To Reach Lugano: Lugano is well connected by both Swiss & Italy rail networks

    Further Read: 8 Enticing Festivals In Switzerland For Mirth And Merriment In 2020!

    So, don’t you agree Switzerland has a lot to offer in summer? Yes, even a simple train ride from St.Moritz to Zermatt will mesmerize you with breathtaking views of the mountains, meadows, towns, and districts in the backdrop of pristine lakes. Hence, Swiss is a country that attracts tourists 365 days a year. So, now its time for you to plan your vacation in Switzerland and do remember to carry this list of amazing places to visit in Switzerland in June with you on your vacay!

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    Frequently Asked Questions About  Switzerland In June

    Q. Do I need a visa to visit Switzerland?

    A. Switzerland can be visited with a Schengen visa. So, depending on your passport, you may have direct entry or need to apply for a Schengen visa.

    Q. Is Switzerland expensive to visit?

    A. Swiss is on par, and not expensive, to other countries in Europe if planned in a budget-friendly way.

    Q. Is it easy for tourists to travel across Switzerland?

    A. Yes, the well-connected and organized train system in Switzerland makes it a breeze for every visitor to move across the country and explore all the cities.


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