What to see

Lake Zurich


The lake is certainly one of the city’s highlights and a walk along the shores is a must, whatever the season. Start for example at Bellevue and walk along the promenade towards Zürichhorn. After a few hundred metres a park fills the expanse between the lake and the street. The huge Chinawiese (because the Chinese garden is just next to it) is popular for relaxing, sunbathing or playing sports. The western shore of the lake is a bit less popular though just as nice for a walk. Start at the Arboretum and walk along the shore passing Enge port, the cactuses of the Sukkulentensammlung until you reach the Landiwiese, a large field where many cultural events take place.

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