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Uetliberg Mountain, Zurich

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Scale Uetliberg Mountain to admire Switzerland's largest city and its location on the edge of the Alps. At 869 m (2,851 ft) tall, the small mountain rises above the city and is easily accessible from Zurich. Take a short ride on the train to just below the summit, where you can continue your ascent on foot. The mountain is popular for hiking and mountain biking as well as sledding, depending on the season. For the best views, climb to the top of the lookout tower. Arrange your visit to Uetliberg Mountain and discover more family-friendly attractions in Zurich using our Zurich vacation route planner.
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  • Zurich offers many high points to see the city. This is offering a broader view of the city and the Lake. It is easily reachable to it by train. There is a tower which you can climb and further improve the views but you have to take a coin of 2 CHF up (the machine does not change).
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  • It is a very nice place to walk or bike and you have a wonderfull look over Zurich and the lake. There is a nice restaurant on the top  more »
  • A beautiful walk of approx. 1 hour - good uphill. The views of Lake Zurich is terrific.
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