Famous for: Nature, Mountains, Hiking, Viewpoints, Adventure
Uetliberg Mountain is a small mountain at 869 m (2,851 ft) above the Zurich city presenting spectacular view of the city. Travelers can enjoy the train ride with a view and hiking or mountain biking to the top of the mountain.
When to visit:
january - february . may - august . december
00:00 - 23:59 Everyday
A direct train departs from Hauptbahnhof station every 30 minutes on weekdays and every 20 minutes on weekends costing 17.2 CHF
Uetliberg Mountain is at 2850 feet above sea level and presents stunning view of the Zurich city as well as lake and Alps. People come here not just for the view but also for hiking and mountain biking.
Hiking Starting point: Üetliberg (Zurich) Destination: Felsenegg (Adliswil) Getting to the starting point: Train from Zurich main station to the Üetliberg Back from the destination: Felsenegg–Adliswil gondola lift, then Sihltal railway to ZurichDifficulty: Easy Difference in elevation: Ascent 225 m, descent 250 m Hiking time: 1h 45m Season: March to November
A direct train departs from Hauptbahnhof station every 30 minutes on weekdays and every 20 minutes on weekends. Round-trip train tickets cost 17.20 Swiss francs (about $18) for adults and 8.60 francs (roughly $9) for kids ages 6 to 16. Train Travel is free with Zurich Card.