The best destinations for holidays in Switzerland
Travel Four days holiday at Easter that offer the perfect opportunity for a relaxed trip to the most beautiful places in Switzerland. We selected ten attractive and exciting destinations in Swiss land for the Easter period.
1- The Rhine Falls
The Rhine Falls in Schaffhausen are the most powerful waterfall in Europe. On average, around 700 000 liters of water is discharged every second in 23 meters deep. The boat trip on the Rhine Falls Basin is particularly impressive.
Photo: swiss-image.ch / Beat Mueller,
2- Lake Geneva
A beautiful three-hour hike from Saint-Saphorin to Lutry along the terraced Lavaux is one of the strengths of these Easter destinations. The view of Lake Geneva rewards all efforts.
Photo: swiss-image.ch/Stephan Engler,
3- Albula line of the Rhaetian Railway
Albula line of the Rhaetian Railway is a true masterpiece. On Lechemin hiking Preda, above Bergün to Filisur, you learn a lot about the construction of this legendary line and will discover the beautiful nature of the region.
Photo: ST / swiss-image.ch / Robert Boesch,
4- Lake Lucerne from Mount Pilatus
Relax and enjoy the view of Lake Lucerne from Mount Pilatus towards the east: the scenery is particularly picturesque at sunrise.
Photo: STST – CUPW
5- View over the confluence of the Aare, Reuss and Limmat
A nice hike, not too intense, for the whole family, it is the one that leads from Baden to Brugg in the canton of Aargau. For three hours, you can enjoy the view over the confluence of the Aare, Reuss and Limmat.
Photo: swiss-image.ch/Heinz Schwab
6- The walk from Brissago Ascona
The walk from Brissago Ascona on Lake Maggiore gives Spring desires. Here, at Easter, the most beautiful plants are in full bloom.
Photo: swiss-image.ch / Christof Sonderegger
7- Trail along the banks of the Rhine in the countryside to Kaiseraugst
If you are afraid to travel far and if you like staying in nature right out of a big city, this is the perfect place: from Basel, a trail along the banks of the Rhine in the countryside to Kaiseraugst .
8- The Verzasca Valley in Ticino
The Verzasca Valley in Ticino is romantic, wild and impressive. A nice place especially recommended to pause in hiking and the old Roman bridge in Lavertezzo.
Photo: Hartmann swiss-image.ch/Vera
9- The panoramic restaurant Kuklos La Berneuse
The panoramic restaurant Kuklos La Berneuse, above Leysin in Vaud, offers breathtaking views of the Dents du Midi and the left side of Mont Blanc.
Photo: STST – CUPW STST – CUPW
10- the island of Mainau on Lake Constance.
Whoever wants to leave Switzerland at Easter for Germany should not miss the spring bloom on the island of Mainau on Lake Constance.
Photo: Wikimedia Commons / Harke