Visit Switzerland in 2018 for a trip you’ll never forget…
With beautiful scenery, affordable flights and a whole range of things to be discovered, Switzerland is one country that has to be on your list of places to visit in 2018. Whether you head in the summer months to walks in lush greenery, or for a winter of skiing, it’s a location you’re guaranteed to fall fast in love with. Here are our top reasons to visit Switzerland in 2018…
the beautiful scenery
Switzerland is undeniably one of the most beautiful places in the world. With it’s beautiful rolling views as far as the eye can see, quaint lodges, scenery and lakes, each and every shot looks like it’s straight from a postcard. Be sure to take a camera with you and ensure you have plenty of space on your memory card as there is a photo opportunity round every corner. During the summer months be sure to go on some hikes and take a picnic.
Two of the things Switzerland is most known for is it’s chocolate and it’s cheese. Could there be a better foodie culture?! Be sure to try a cheese fondue and also raclette – a truly traditional Swiss cheese. Chocolate wise, you’ll be spoilt for choice. There are 21 chocolate factories scattered round the country to visit and plenty of specialist chocolate shops where you can enjoy real melt in the mouth varieties. The only thing that might not thank you is your waistline (but it’s so worth it.)
the most beautiful train ride you’ll ever experience
Switzerland’s rail travel is faster than coach, cheaper than flights, easy to use and provides you with breathtaking views you might not get to see otherwise. The route from Davos to St Moritz offer a unique ride where the train curves round in a U shape offering a beautiful photo opportunity of the back of the train against the Swiss scenery.
There are so many different places to stay in Switzerland depending on what sort of accommodation you are looking for. From hostels in the hilltops to luxury hotels to the more authentic chalet experience, each offers something different. Tempston Luxury offer a range of stunning luxury chalets and lodges in the hot spots of the alps. Think traditional wooden lodges, open fireplaces, cosy decor, nearby luxury shops, beautiful villages and more.
The great sporting activities
There are so many sporting activities to enjoy in Switzerland, as it is such as outdoorsy destination. Why not go paddle boarding on a lake? Ice skating? Play a game of ice hockey on the indoor rink? Or go for a hike on the beautiful mountains.