Let's meet in Zürich!

Zürich is a city that touches all senses. What makes it so lively and worth a visit is its extensive recreational repertoire and the privileged location along Lake Zürich, embedded between green rolling hills. Countless street cafés in the quaint old town alleys beckon one to stroll and gallivant, and the many youthful designer outlets and boutiques turn shopping in Zürich into an irresistible experience.

After all, Zürich is far more than the headquarters of large banks. One can get a good sense for the gracious city by taking a walk that typically starts at the central train station and continues via Bahnhofstrasse to the Sprüngli at Paradeplatz.

A hot spot for entertainment and nightlife at any time of year

Along the Limmat, one reaches the old town with the Großmünster and the Rathaus. Art and history enthusiasts will get their money's worth at the Kunsthaus, the Swiss State Museum, or the Rietberg Museum. The highlights also include the Opera and the Fraumünster with the famous glass windows by Marc Chagall. The city has 60 cinemas, 14 theaters, and 40 museums.

The nightlife also has a lot to offer. With 500 bars, nightclubs, and discotheques, the city has the highest club density in Switzerland. During the summer, a wide range of open air events and concerts draw a crowd with international stars. The so-called "Badi Bars" in the city bath houses are also well known.

The diverse cultural offering and a lively party scene make Zürich an attractive destination for young people. And after all the excitement and stimulating experiences, you will find plenty of space for rest and relaxation at our Fleming's Hotel Zürich.

  • Events
    Events

    Here you can find current information about street festivals,
    sporting events and much more.

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    14 - 21 June 2015 Zurich Pride

    This year Zurich celebrates its gay-lesbian community under the motto "Equality without borders".

    19 July 2015 IronMan

    A 3.8k swim through crystal-clear water, followed by a bike road race through the inner city and along the lake shore. And finally a run that leads 4 rounds through the parks and along the shore of Lake Zürich.

    28 August 2015 Street Parade

    Now that the Love Parade in Germany has been canceled, the Street Parade in Zürich is considered the world's largest technoparty. Techno fans from around the world come to Zürich to participate in the open-air party.

    24 September - 04 October 2015 Zürich Film Festival

    Last year, the Zürich Film Festival (ZFF) celebrated its 10th anniversary. A special focus of this constantly growing festival is to promote directing talent from all parts of the world. Last year, the festival already attracted 71,000 visitors. 

  • Concerts & musicals
    Concerts & musicals

    Find out which artists will soon be
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    Indoor arena Zürich:

    • 16.02.2015 The Black Keys 
    • 17.02.2015 Enio Morricone
    • 01.03.2015 Katy Perry   
    • 06.03.2015 Usher
    • 09.03.2015 Semino Rossi
    • 23.03.2015 Lionel Ritchie
    • 27.03.2015 Sting & Paul Simon
    • 25.04.2015 Unheilig
    • 12.05.2015 André Rieu
    • 01.06.2015 Mark Knopfler
    • 03.06.2015 Peter Maffay & Band
    • 07.06.2015 AC / DC  
    • 10.06.2015 Kiss    
    • 12.06.2015 OneRepublic
    • 05.10.2015 Eros Ramazzotti
    • 16.10.2015 Diana Krall   
    • 23.10.2015 Nickelback
    • 09.11.2015 Deep Purple
    • 20.-21.11.2015 Andreas Gabalier
    • 28.11.2015 Scorpions
  • Cultural events
    Cultural events

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    Zürich Opera:

    • 14.02.2015 Premiere: Juliette - Ou la clé des songes, opera by Bohuslav Martinu
    • 08.03.2015 Premiere: Red lantern, opera by Christian Jost
    • 18.04.2015 Premiere: La traviata, opera by Giuseppe Verdi
    • 08.05.2015 Premiere: Fälle (Slutchai), opera by Oscar Strasnoy
    • 25.05.2015 Premiere: La verità in cimento, opera by Antonio Vivaldi
    • 21.06.2015 Premiere: I Capuleti e i Montecchi, opera by Vincenzo Bellini