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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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  • Even in winter you shoul take the opportunity leaving the city and climb from Zurich mainstation to Uetliberg - first longer part by train :-) 
  • Amazing views, especially at night. Lots of choice in terms of food and restaurants. Try going for the hidden little cheese/fondue place rather than restaurant in the main building where food is rathe...  more »
  • Is 40 min from Zurich by train. Well worth going. Many families make this tour. The view is beautiful and has restaurants and cafés upstairs if you want. There's a gazebo where should oagar age 2 Francs in currency to comeand have a privileged view.
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