During the Christmas period Zürich, the largest cosmopolitan city in Switzerland, is filled with twinkling lights, and a festive buzz. The city boasts a huge choice of Christmas markets across the city, each unique. Shoppers will be spoilt for choice:
Stroll around Europe's largest dial
St. Peter's Church
Marvel at the glittering Swarovski tree
Zurich Main Station
Fall in love with the Swiss products
Experience a different world
Jungfraujoch - Top of Europe
Europe’s largest indoor Christmas market centred around a glittering tree decorated with 7,000 Swarovski crystals. Zurich Main Station
A market with a modern twist. Chalets selling Swiss design-focused products based on upcycling plus an ice rink. Sechseläutenplatz
Home to the singing Christmas tree. Choirs from the Zurich region take to their stage for carol singing. But this isn’t any stage, it is shaped as a Christmas tree! Werdemühleplatz
- Heiliger Bimbam
An alternative market selling designer jewellery made by local artists. Maag Music Hall, Hardbrücke station
Zurich’s longest running Christmas market in the picturesque Old Town. Niederdorf
Located not far from the Bahnhofstrasse, Zürich’s famous shopping street, this Christmas market is perfect for those visitors combining the two! Lintheschergasse.
We have combined this city break with a journey to the Top of Europe, the Jungfraujoch, where you will be surrounded by a landscape of snow and ice.
Itinerary – Zurich Christmas Market
Fly into Zürich and explore the Christmas markets from the moment you arrive. Zürich station, home to the Christkindlimarkt, is resplendent in glittering crystals and traditional chalet stalls. The main street leads to the town square with the Singing Christmas Tree – a must see!
Today you experience the renowned Jungfraujoch. After a comfortable journey to Lauterbrunnen, change to the cogwheel train, winding your way up to the awe-inspiring peak. Idyllic snow scenes await at the summit, with some of the most famous Alpine panorama views in the world!
Wander the markets this morning, picking up unique gifts and sampling traditional dishes before returning home.
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Departures: 23 November – 23 December 2017
3* Hotel Bristol
4* Hotel Marktgasse
Extra night + Rhine Falls excursion
- Return flights from London to Switzerland in economy class including 1 piece of hold luggage and all taxes
- Return rail transfer in 2nd class incl. half-fare card
- 2 nights’ accommodation in selected room category
- Daily breakfast
- 72hr ZürichCARD for free travel throughout the city
- Jungfraujoch excursion
- Small souvenir
- Travel documentation