The 10 Most Beautiful Mountain Places to Visit in Switzerland


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There are so many fun places that you can visit in Switzerland. The entire Switzerland has got so many places that you can visit and have a great time with your friends and family. However, we are going to focus on top places that a person must visit in Switzerland.

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Murren

It is a mountain village in the Bernese Oberland, Switzerland. The access is not by well built roads for public use. There are three beautiful mountain ranges in the region. It is the best places for tourist attraction in the seasons of summer and winter. It has its own school and churches. There are ski runs of 52 km with14 sky lifts. Along with the skiing another famous activity is sledging.  Cable cars are used for reaching places of hiking and sledding. From sports center and swimming pools to cafes and fitness centers one can have the best winter and summer vacation.

Murren

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Murren

Davos

This city is located on the Landwasser River in the Swiss Alps. It has one of the best resorts in the Switzerland. It also hosts a big economic forum where politicians and business tycoons meet for discussion. Spengler cup Ice Hockey is also conducted at the end of each year in this town. There are buildings, roads and agricultural areas. The village has five sections and many hamlets. Cross country skiing and ice skating are other famous activities. This place is rich in culture and many have been declared as the national heritage sites.

Davos

Davos

Lauterbrunnen

It is a municipality located in the Lauterbrunnen valley. The meaning of its name is clear spring. There are agricultural lands, buildings, roads and lakes. The melting of high snow in the summers serves as river Lutschine. The valley is very steep and it has rock walls. One of the famous things about this valley is that the landscapes, rivers and lakes that inspired the author of the Lord of the Rings to use it in the reference of the locations mentioned in the novel. Scenes for many movies have been shot in these areas. Few bus and railway stations provide the access.

Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen

Grindelwald

It is a beautiful village and municipality of Switzerland. Rivers, lakes, buildings, roads, agricultural roads, it has all of them. It is one of the most famous tourist attraction places in the winters. Both the skiers and the non skiers have many activities in this village. Skiing in mostly winter, and hiking in the summers. Snowboarding is another of the winter activities. Tobogganing, Snowshoeing and cross country skiing are all thoroughly enjoyable. Curling and ice skating are favorite ice sports. River rafting, cannoning and riding are other adventurous sports offered by the area.

Grindelwald

Grindelwald

Kandersteg

In the canton of Bern is another one of the municipality of Switzerland that is known for its beauty and splendor. The beautiful mountain Alpes ranges and scenery is in the valley of river Kander. Cross country skiing and mountain hiking are the most favorite of sports all around that attract tourists from all over the world forming the major part of its economy. It is surrounded by high mountains and Lake Oeschinen is the largest of the lakes. Swiss Alpine Clubs own beautiful mountain huts in the valley.

Kandersteg

Kandersteg

Flims

In the district of Imboden is the beautiful municipality of Flims. It has many tourist spots all over the villages and hamlets. Rivers, glaciers, mountains and forests and much is used for agricultural purposes. It has generally temperate climate. It is famous for all the winter sports like skiing, snowboarding and hiking. FIS world championship and Burton European Open in snowboarding are conducted at this and its resort has been a part of popular Xbox. It has an easy access by means of cable cars so tourists all over the world come to enjoy the summers. Hiking, rock climbing and mountain bike riding are famous sports in the summer season.

Flims

Flims

ST. Moritz

It is a resort town municipality in the Majola district. It has rivers, glaciers, mountains and forests. It has hosted the winter Olympics twice and has also been a host to Alpine skiing world championship. FIBT world championship and Cartier Polo World Cup are also played here. The world’s biggest ice sculpture is built in the peak of every winter. Tourists are attracted to this place because of the hiking, skating and snowboarding facilities. Bobsled run, Giovanni and ice cave are worth watching places. It has been featured in many films and described in many novels.

ST. Moritz

ST. Moritz

Gstaad

Another beautiful municipality in the canton of Bern in the Gstaad. Located high above sea level it is a famous ski resort. Shops, restaurants and art galleries are present in the middle of the village. Adventure lovers are attracted from all over the world for its many winter activities of skiing, snowboarding and hiking. It also has got walking trains of diverse difficulties. It hosts many festivals and events every year. Some of them are New Year Music Festival, country night Gstaad and volley ball world tour. It has some very luxurious hotels and has been featured in some movies as well.

Gstaad

Gstaad

Engelberg

In the canton of Obwalden is this amazing municipality of Switzerland. In the Urner Alps it is a classy resort. Because of its clean air and skiing opportunities it is known as a spa throughout the year. From skiing to pests beginners as well as experts, all can enjoy at this place. A wide range of fitness and walking trails are available in the people to enjoy in the summers. Along with other events it also hosts ski jumping world cup. There are famous museums, chapels and other spots and many scenes of Bollywood are shot at this place.

Engelberg

Engelberg

Valais

Located in the central Rhone valley is one of the beautiful cantons of Switzerland. There are large areas of snow and rain. It has best watered areas and is known for its world class ski resorts. It is divided into 13 districts and 143 municipalities. There is a private, secondary and tertiary sector.  This is basically a big wide open valley that is surrounded by mountains. Several trails and mountain rides provide summer vacation activities. Part of this region is German and part is French so this blend is such a beauty.

Valais

Valais

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