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Things You Need to Know Before Visiting Switzerland


Travelling to a new country with all the excitement and anticipation is wonderful. However, you wouldn’t want to take the risk of visiting a new country without knowing the most important things to do there during your trip.

So, if you’re planning to travel to Switzerland, we have prepared an important list of information for your journey. Switzerland is a must-see country and it’s essential that you make plans to visit. We’ll help you out by providing the best transfers and tours in Switzerland.


The first thing to do is understand how to get your visa, and the necessary steps you need to take. Switzerland is a Schengen state, so if your passport requires you to get a visa in order to enter Europe, then you need to act swiftly.

Currency and Language

Once you’ve received your visa and booked your airline tickets, you need to think about the currency in Switzerland. This is an essential detail before travelling to Switzerland. Unlike other European countries, Switzerland has its own currency, the Swiss Franc (CHF). While you can use Euros in most places, it is preferred to use Francs.

Switzerland is also unique with its four official languages: French, Swiss German, Romansh, and Italian. Expect to hear diverse languages around you depending on which direction your transfers take you. However, most Swiss people know English as it is the most common non-national language here, so you don’t have to worry about communication in Switzerland if you speak English.

Weather in Switzerland

It’s always the perfect season to visit Switzerland, depending on what you’re looking for in your journey. Each season in Switzerland brings with it its own activities. Winter sports fans may prefer visiting from December to March. Those who admire the Alpine blooms, the pasture, and the cows, are better off visiting during the months of March to May. The warmest months are June, July, and August, when visiting the lakes feels amazingly fresh and close to nature. If you’re a wine enthusiast, it’s a great idea to visit during the fall season, from September to November. Think about your main reasons for visiting Switzerland and plan your trip in a season that suits you.

Check out our blog post to pack smart according to each season and be ready to enjoy Switzerland at its finest.

Airport Transfer

Make sure you book an airport transfer before your arrival to avoid the fuss and buzz of the airport. You can get a private transfer from where the driver will greet you at the airport with your name sign, help carry your luggage, and accompany you to the luxurious car. The private transfer provides ultimate comfort to get to your hotel in style and ready to explore Switzerland your way. Book an airport transfer from your hotel to end your journey with unique Swiss elegance.

Plan an Excursion

Although Switzerland is a small country compared to its neighbours, it has a wide range of attractions to admire. Switzerland offers experiences from lakes to mountains, from pastures to glaciers, and from cities to waterfalls. We recommend booking an excursion or a whole tour package to help you get the hang of Switzerland’s culture and nature. Book a private excursion for an extraordinary experience while exploring Switzerland. Treat yourself to the best Swiss sceneries, activities, and meals while enjoying the comfort, safety, and fun that provides.

Planning and preparing for a trip can be challenging and exhausting but also massively exciting! And we’re here to help you in the process. We hope this guide was helpful in arranging your arrival to magnificent Switzerland. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you want to plan your Swiss trip with us.


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