Part of the TRAVEL GUIDE series
Switzerland is small in size, big on experienceWhether you want to hit the slopes, join the Swiss in their national pastime of hut-to-hut hiking or take a scenic railway journey of a lifetime, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that Switzerland has to offer. Awash with magical sights and exhilarating activities, Switzerland's small size belies its beguiling charms.
In a single day, visitors can encounter breathtaking glaciers, high altitude lakes and iconic mountains - and still be back in time for fondue and schnapps.
Our recently updated guide brings Switzerland to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does with expert-led insights and advice, detailed breakdowns of all the must-see sights, photographs on practically every page, and our hand-drawn illustrations which place you inside the country's iconic buildings and neighbourhoods. You'll discover:-our pick of Switzerland's must-sees, top experiences, and hidden gems-the best spots to eat, drink, shop, and stay -detailed maps and walks which make navigating the country easy-easy-to-follow itineraries-expert advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe-colour-coded chapters to every part of Switzerland, from Bern to Zurich, Valais to Geneva-our new lightweight format, so you can take it with you wherever you go.