Spring is the time of carnivals and traditional feasts like the famous Zurich Burning Snowman at the end of April. It's the time to admire flowers in bloom as Switzerland puts on a gorgeous flowery gown. From the daffodiles in Les Pleiades, to the cherry trees in Zug, from the irises at Chateau Vullierens to the Tulip Festival in Morges, you'll be amazed. Check out our top picks below.
Basel Art & Culture: must see and do
Let's discover the best art and culture spots in Basel, current exhibitions and other things to do to experience the best of Basel this summer.So exciting, let's go!
Ride on a panoramic train
Get aboard Switzerland's most famous scenic train from Zermatt to St. Moritz. The iconic Glacier Express awaits.All aboard the Glacier Express
Dreamy Mendrisiotto: Ticino’s best-kept secret
When you think of Ticino, you instantly feel the Italian vibe and hear the palm trees rustling. Let's go beyond the surface - quite literally - and discover more about this fascinating region.Sounds dreamy, let's go!
Discover the real Switzerland at Ballenberg Swiss Open-Air Museum
If you're looking for the true soul of Switzerland, this is where you'll find it.Amazing, show me!
How to have an amazing summer in Vaud
Whether you are intent of discovering the best wines in Switzerland, intrigued by the history and canton Vaud’s many exquisite castles, wish to cruise across the waters on a paddle boat or happy hiking, you will fall madly in love with everything you see in Vaud.Beautiful, show me!
Best Lausanne summer spots
Find out the absolute best summer spots and activities in the gorgeous city of Lausanne. Tried and tested by our very own Bruce Anderson.So exciting, let's go!
Free 'Discover Switzerland' Welcome Pack
Order your free 'Discover Switzerland' Welcome Pack from Switzerland Tourism. It contains essential travel information so you can enjoy exploring the best of Switzerland.Yes, I want it
Here are some great tips from our archives and a few beautiful stories to inspire your spring travels: