How to Visit Zurich on a Budget

Zurich, the home of Conrad Ferdinand Meyer, is one of the most spectacular city in Switzerland. It’s that kind of city that has a generous cultural background but also an exquisite life-style. If you’re an energetic person then you’d better visit Zurich in spring or summer. If you want a relaxed holiday, with dinning in old restaurants then you should come here in the winter.


Be safe. Choose a Zurich airport taxi

If you want to arrive safe at your destination make sure you choose a Zurich airport taxi . The firm Zurich Taxi Transfers have professional drivers and a variety of cars ( from low cost sedan cars and  minivans to luxurious  sedans ). If you booked a taxi, but your flight was delayed, there’s no problem. Your driver will be announced and he will be informed about your arrival.


Great museums

If you’re an art lover, then the Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) is the right place for you to visit. You can admire the paintings of Georg Baselitz , Edouard Manet, Fernand Léger. The admission price is 15 CHF for adults and you will receive an audio guide.

If you’re passionate about history, you must see The Swiss National Museum. A unique place where you can regard objects from the Swiss culture and past. The museum’s collection is composed of diverse sections: archaeology, ceramic and glass, textiles and fashion, arms and uniforms etc. The admission price is 10 CHF for adults.

One of the most impressive museums from Zurich is Zurich Toy Museum. If you’re still a child inside you’ll like this beautiful collection of trains, dolls, wooden toys, children’s books etc. The admission fee is 5 CHF for adults.

Zurich Grossmunster
Zurich Grossmunster

Have fun & Eat

Café Sprüngli is an sophisticated but affordable place where you can drink your coffee and enjoy a little piece of dessert. Here you can find truffles, handmade dark chocolate, tarts, and macaroons. A lovely place to spend your evening.

If you want to eat a delicious burger with a normal size portion of fries then you can go to The Bite. Having a cosy atmosphere, it’s perfect for a night out with family or friends. The prices are between 21-40 CHF.

Free ride, expensive memories

If you’re into sports, you will be happy to hear that in Zurich you can rent a bike without paying anything. All you have to do is to make a 20-fran deposit and the bike it’s yours for the day.

Zurich Grossmunster Tower
Zurich Grossmunster Tower

Explore the nature

Nothing is more amazing than the phenomena that happen in nature. In Zurich you can see a natural rock arena called “Creux du Van”. Its beauty takes away your breath. You can get there on foot or by car.

Zurich is definitely place where you can experience new things, you can try different things every day and you can observe its grandeur only by looking at the architecture of the city. It’s the city where you can be alive.