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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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  • It really is a great experience, you can be on the local train that takes half an hour to get to this station, then climbs a small hill and is the viewpoint of most beautiful of the city, with a tower that allows upload 70 Mitsubishi with €2 look to the city complete incredible view
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  • Upload by train, enjoying the view and weather permitting low to walk through the forest, there are countless paths to arrive at any intermediate station even up to the base of the Uetliberg.
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  • The Outlook is always good mood. Be at high fog over the woken. Üetliberg bright. With the Uetliberg quickly escape from everyday life and breathe deeply.
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