According to a recent study it has been recently established that Switzerland is one of the safest countries in the world right now for COVID-19. With dramatic views of the Alps, pristine alpine lakes, and lush green valleys, the summer offers a great time to make this place the perfect escape. Below are just a few highlights of this beautiful destination.
Whether focused on culture or the great outdoors there is appeal for every individual. Visit the quaint town of Lucerne and be mesmerized by the medieval architecture. Take in the Chapel Bridge which is one of the oldest wooden bridges in the country. Gaze upon Lake Lucerne and consider a ride on a steamboat.
Take the funicular to Interlaken’s Harder Kulm mountain and look down 4,000 feet below. The panoramic views offer the “Big Three” peaks in the Bernese Alps and will leave you stunned.
For art lovers, head to Basel where the architecture is a mix of old and modern buildings. With some 40 art museums in the city there’s plenty to admire.
The small town of Montreux is magical with its delicious wineries and setting along Lake Geneva. Each July the town hosts the famous Montreux Jazz Festival.
Hike the trails on Mount Pilatus. Explore its caves and with various ways to get there – we recommend the train or cable car.