The city's historic heart, the atmospheric Old Town serves as one of the area's major tourist attractions, famed for its well-preserved 19th-century architecture and cobblestoned lanes flanked by trendy shops, galleries, and restaurants. A convenient starting point for tours around the city, the district stretches along both banks of the Limmat River. Begin your walk through medieval Zurich at the Old Town's landmark bridge, which connects two monumental cathedrals situated on opposite sides of the river. From there you can easily reach the nearby shopping streets, packed with hip cafes and quirky boutiques. In the evening the neighborhood's bars and clubs become the center of Zurich's lively nightlife. Put Old Town at the forefront of your travel plans using our Zurich journey maker .
Tours to Old Town
Zurich City Highlights Tour with Felsenegg Cable Car and Ferry Ride BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $60
Duration: 4 hours 15 minutes
Zurich City Tour Experience BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $32
Duration: 2 hours
Small-Group Chocolate and Sweets Walking Tour of Zurich's Old Town BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $88
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Old Town Reviews
El casco antiguo de Zúrich tiene mucho encanto. Es muy agradable para dar un paseo. Me gustó especialmente por la noche, la iluminación es preciosa. Merece la pena. more »Zurich's old town has a lot of charm. It's very nice to take a walk. I especially liked it at night, the lighting is beautiful. It's worth it.
si carino e caratteristico ma nulla di speciale. forse le aspettative erano superiori. mentre interessante è girare il centro per vedere negozi molto belli e lussuosi e respirare un'aria di alto benes... more »it cute and quaint but nothing special. perhaps the expectations were higher. While interesting is to turn the center to see very nice and luxurious shops and breathe an air of high well-being and wealth and comfortable life. so it's worth a ride.
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