Christmas Walking Tour in Zürich: Exploring Holiday Charm | La Vacanza Travel

Christmas Walking Tour in Zürich: Exploring Holiday Charm

Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
Destination: Switzerland, Zürich, Zurich

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Zurich
  • E-Voucher
  • Lowest Price
  • Not-Cancellable


By combining elements of history, storytelling, and firsthand experiences at the Christmas markets, this interactive WALKING tour will provide you with insights into Zurich's past while immersing you in the festive spirit of the season.

In an hour and a half, you not only get a valuable lesson about the history of several tourist objects, but you also discover the origins of specific winter traditions, such as Advent calendars or Christmas trees.

1. Visit holiday markets: During the tour, you'll get to explore distinct Christmas markets in Zurich. These markets offer a variety of festive delights, including handicrafts, gifts, food, and drinks.

2. Knowledgeable guide: Your guide will be well-versed in the history and traditions of Christmas in Zurich, providing you with valuable insights and stories as you explore the city.

3. Convenient meet-up location: The tour begins at Zurich's centrally-located main train station, making it easily accessible for participants.

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Stop At: Hauptbahnhof, Zurich 8001 Switzerland

The Christmas market held at Zurich Main Station is one of the largest indoor Christmas markets in Europe.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Werdmühleplatz, Werdmühlepl., 8001 Zürich, Switzerland

Zürich Werdmühleplatz is a vibrant public square located in the heart of Zurich. It is known for its charming atmosphere, lively events, and historical significance.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Lindenhof Hill, Lindenhof 4, Zurich 8001 Switzerland

Situated nearby, Lindenhof Hill offers a peaceful retreat with beautiful views of the Old Town, Limmat River, and surrounding areas. It's a great spot to relax and enjoy the scenery.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Bahnhofstrasse, Runs North-South West of Limmat River, Zurich 8001 Switzerland

Experience the Christmas lights: Explore the dazzling Christmas lights and decorations adorning the streets and buildings in Zurich during the winter season. Take a walk along Bahnhofstrasse, Zurich's famous shopping street, to see the stunning displays, guided by a tourist guide who will tell you the magical stories behind the special places.

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Sechselautenplatz, Sechselaeutenplatz 1, Zurich 8001 Switzerland

During the Wienachtsdorf, the square is transformed into a winter wonderland with beautifully decorated wooden chalets selling a variety of Christmas goodies. The atmosphere at Wienachtsdorf is enchanting, with twinkling lights, live music performances, and a cozy festive ambiance.

Duration: 10 minutes

  • Free flyer daily updated with information about activities to do in the evening of the tour.

    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    Departure Point

    Zurich HB, Bahnhofpl., 8001 Zürich, Switzerland

    Return Details

    Zürich Opera House, Falkenstrasse 1, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland

    Voucher info

    You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.


    1 hour 30 minutes

    User's Reviews

    Valintina R

    31 Dec, 2023

    Interactive, informative and sometimes funny. The tour also included a small singing show -The Christmas singing tree. The tour lasted an hour and a half and I felt so good due to Patricia.

    Petronela P

    24 Dec, 2023

    I learned new and interesting things about Zurich. During the tour we also attended small concerts, which were carefully included in the tour. Our guide Patricia was very kind and full of energy.

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    Always a good ideea!


    Informative und even fun tour. An excellent price.


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