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Virtually enjoy Switzerland during the coronacrisis

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Images of Switzerland

Switzerland wait for your until after the coronacrisis. Tourism is gradually getting started again, and you may look forward to planning your trip! Meanwhile, please enjoy the below images of the Swiss Alps. We posted them to Facebook and Twitter too. More images are here and throughout our website. Please find the latest information about the coronavirus here.

Swiss trains will wait for you Swiss valleys are looking forward to you Swiss hiking trails will wait for you Swiss wines are looking forward to you Swiss suspension bridges are looking forward to you Swiss flowers will wait for you Swiss cities will wait for you Swiss cows will wait for you Swiss cheese fondue will wait for you The Swiss lakes will wait for you The Swiss Alps will wait for you

Virtual tours of Switzerland

Even though you can’t travel to Switzerland yet, you can enjoy tours and tourism related online classes, either for free or paid. The below operators offer virtual tours. Switzerland isn’t included in their options yet, but this may change:

  • Viator’s 'Roam from home' programme offers virtual tours and classes: www.viator.com;
  • GetYourGuide’s The world at home' lists online experiences: www.getyourguide.com;
  • Expedia provides tips for ‘Things to do from home’: www.expedia.com. Their tip for a virtual tour in Geneva's CERN is interesting: artsandculture.google.com;
  • Google offers some virtual museum tours, such as this one through the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne: maps.google.com.

Webcams in Switzerland

Enjoying live images of your favorite Swiss spots is the next best thing if you can't be there. We recommend SwissWebcams, as they’ve collected lots of webcam images from locations all over the country: www.swisswebcams.ch. These virtual Switzerland panoramas are beautiful too: www.360x360switzerland.com. More roundshot cams are available at www.roundshot.com and webcams.windy.com.

Apart from that, you can explore regional webcam collections, such as this one for the Jungfrau region: www.jungfrau.ch.

Switzerland videos: general

Sit back and get inspired for future trips! There are lots of free videos, helping you to bridge the time until you can travel to Switzerland yourself again. Some are in German only, but the imagery is still beautiful.

Here are some general videos on Switzerland and its nature:

Switzerland videos: traveling

Train traveling is an absolute must-do in Switzerland. Fortunately, there are some virtual alternatives:

Bus trips can be enjoyed through the ‘Reisen and Freizeit’ ('Travel and leisure') playlist by the Swiss PostAuto company: www.youtube.com. And a virtual Grand Tour by car is available through grandtour.myswitzerland.com.

Switzerland videos: tourist attractions and destinations

Many tourism attractions and destinations share beautiful videos too:

And last but not least, the official organization for Swiss hiking trails (‘Schweizer Wanderwege’) has listed several hiking videos at www.youtube.com/user/SchweizerWanderwege.

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