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10 adventurous things to do in Switzerland

Famous for its cheese and mouth watering chocolates, Switzerland is a one-stop for all vivid types of tourists. Home to countless attractions, Switzerland encounters many tourists every year. Blessed with numerous mountain trails and glaciers, It is also a top choice among all swashbucklers. Don’t believe me? Here are the top 10 adventurous things that you cut from your wishlist when in Switzerland.

 

The top 10 adventurous activities in Switzerland are as follows:-

  1. Paragliding

  2. Bungee jumping

  3. White water rafting

  4. Mountain biking

  5. Hiking

  6. Skiing

  7. Winter sledding

  8. Camping

  9. Rollercoaster riding

  10. Jet boating

 

Yes, all of these are available nowhere else but in Switzerland.

 

  1. Paragliding

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I am sure you will agree with me when I say that the scenic landscape of Switzerland is mesmerising. But imagine enjoying this beauty from the skies. Paragliding in Lauterbrunnen is one such opportunity to take a glance at this beauty from above and feel like a free bird, too filmy, I know! But why not? Paragliding is the best to enjoy throughout July-August. Make sure you add this in your Switzerland Packages.

 

  1. Bungee Jumping

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Crowned as the best bungee jumping spot, this spot is very famous among bungee lovers. Not just this, but it might ring a bell of familiarity when you see it. The iconic James Bond’s bungee jumping shot was taken here, making it famous among the 007 fans as well. The height of this dam is 220 metres and is an absolute thrill to experience.

 

  1. White Water Rafting

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During the Spring, the climate of Switzerland is just perfect to encounter a white water rafting experience. Based on the International scale of river difficulty, the Lutschine River falls in class III-IV level, which is a moderate level of difficulty. This makes it the best option for all the adventurers who are not afraid to deal with the wilderness of the water.

 

  1. Mountain Biking

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From September to December, the Zermatt mountains are worth giving biking a shot. Combined with the natural beauty, the Zermatt caters to all levels of difficulty for the biker. The novice ones can pedal around Moos and Sunnegga, while the experienced ones can give a shot to the Obere Kelle trail. All in all, Switzerland’s adventures are not limited at all.

 

  1. Hiking

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Blessed with bountiful mountain trails, hiking remains one of the most enjoyed adventures among the tourists as well as the locals. The hike, combined with the scenic beauty of Switzerland is an experience on its own. With enormous options of the trails based on different difficulty levels, Switzerland has something to offer to all levels of experience and age groups.

 

  1. Skiing

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The symbolic beauty of Switzerland remains in its snow-capped mountains. January and February are considered the best times for skiing in Switzerland. With multiple varieties of skiing options in the Alps mountains, make it one of the best skiing places in the world. With an amazing variety, skiing in Switzerland can be experienced by all age groups and can make a perfect family time activity.

 

  1. Winter Sledding

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If you are a little paranoid about the idea of skiing, Sledding is the best alternative to try. Not just for the kids, even adults enjoy this amazing ride. Paired with the scenic beauty of Switzerland, this experience is something to be definitely tried with the family and never regretted. So what are you waiting for, the mesmerizing beauty of the Alps is waiting to give you the best experience of your life.

 

  1. Camping

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Bestowed with innumerable natural beauty, Switzerland is one of the best places for camping. You just call it riverside, lakeside, countryside, or a mountainside, Switzerland has got it all covered. September to December is considered the best time for camping. Let’s not resist anymore and bring out those long-kept camping kits and relive the childhood memories.

 

  1. Rollercoaster

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Okay, as we have discussed earlier the amazingness of skiing down a mountain and we already know how much fun a rollercoaster ride is. And now imagine riding a rollercoaster down a mountain, isn’t it the best of both worlds. The Gelmer Funicular is renowned as the steepest rollercoaster throughout Switzerland and an absolute activity to be experienced.

 

  1. Jet Boating

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Among the various adventurous options that Switzerland offers, one such is Jet Boating. Available throughout the year, this ride has everything one can ask for. The speed, the thrill, the water, it’s literally something that should be experienced by everyone and I am sure you will definitely go for the second round. Interlaken is a renowned place for jet boating.

 

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