Zürich river cruises are most often included as an additional feature, or a pre- or post-cruise excursion. This innovative metropolis is one of Europe's major financial centers, located just below the scenic Jura Mountain Range, which provides a contrasting landscape that's both urban and natural. Zürich truly has it all -- from great cuisine to historic museums to breathtaking views.
Visit Zürich's most popular attractions when cruising
One of the greatest attractions on Zurich cruises is the Swiss National Museum. A hallmark of Swiss river cruises all over, this attraction houses artifacts that detail the entire history of Switzerland.
Or, a visit to the Altstadt District is sure to impress those that are looking to put a finger on the pulse of Zurich's culture. The oldest area in the city, you'll find countless unique buildings, great shopping, and incredible eateries.
Preparing for a Zürich river cruise
When on a Zurich river cruise, you'll most often be traveling from the Rhine River. This large river feels like it could've come directly out of a fairytale. The Rhine River is lined with castles and unique cities, providing something for everyone. On Rhine River cruises, you'll often visit other great European cities like Amsterdam, and even Paris -- found along the interconnected Seine River.