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Top 10 Swiss Alps Day Trips from Zurich
Discover the best of the Swiss Alps on a day trip from Zurich. Travel with an expert guide or at your own leisure and admire the most beautiful alpine views in Europe. Set out to Jungfraujoch, Mt Titlis, Mt Pilatus, Mt Rigi and other once in a lifetime locations. Visit the charming Alpine villages of Engelberg and Interlaken, or explore Appenzell or Bernese Oberland regions to taste the best cheese and chocolate in Switzerland.
Make room for these Swiss Alps day trip adventures, all conveniently departing Zurich:
1. Journey to Jungfraujoch on a cogwheel train and explore the Top of Europe with visits to the Sphinx Observatory, Aletsch Glacier and Ice Palace.
2. Spend time in the alpine villages of Grindelwald and Interlaken in the Bernese Oberland with skiing activities in winter.
3. Head up to Mount Titlis where you can ride the TITLIS Rotair revolving cableway and explore the Glacier Cave.
4. Or visit Mount Pilatus where you can feel the sensation of flying at the Dragon Ride cableway and take the world's steepest cogwheel train ride to Alpnachstad.
5. Take the scenic Bernina Express to the towns of Zermatt, St. Moritz, Tirano and Lugano on multi-day extended rail tours.
6. Plan an excursion to Mount Rigi where you can experience Europe's first mountain railway to Rigi-Kulm.
7. Go on a day trip to the town of Lucerne in the heart of the Swiss Alps where you can take a lake cruise and take a funicular train to Mt Stanserhorn.
8. Explore Eastern Switzerland when you visit Appenzell and indulge on some delicious tastings at the Lindt Chocolate Shop and a traditional cheese factory.
9. Embark on an adventure to Rhone Glacier and travel through three mountain passes: Brunig Pass, Grimsel Pass and Furka Pass.
10. Hike the trails of the Kleine Scheidegg mountain pass and enjoy the natural landscape.