WHEN BEST TO GO
The warmer months between June and September is the best time to visit Zurich, when temperatures average around 17°C during the day.
Elite travelers wishing to visit the Alps are advised to make their trip between late November and early April.
Etiquette is an important aspect of Swiss culture, with the art of subtlety widely appreciated. Tipping is not required in most restaurants or bars as it is already included in the price. Be aware that talking about someone’s income publicly is generally considered rude.
German, French, Italian and Romansh – though English is widely spoken
$1 = CHF 0.78
£1 = CHF 1.28
€1 = EUR 1.13
US +41 434 992 960
UK +41 313 597 700
GMT +1 (DST +2)
COUNTRY DIALLING CODE
The most dominant religious group in Switzerland is Christian
Shops open from 9am to 8pm weekdays and until 6pm on Saturdays. They are usually closed on Sundays and public holidays.