Things to do in Zurich and the Alps
Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland. It is located in the German speaking portion of the country. Zurich is famous for watches and the Swiss banking industry. Most of the large Swiss banks are headquartered in Zurich.
Bahnhofstrasse stretching between the main rail station and Lake Zurich has the leading banks and all of the jewelry/watch stores that you need.
Zurich is the gateway to the Alps. Trips can be made by the efficient rail service and motorcoach tours to many locations. The following are four possible motorcoach trips from Zurich into the Alps. Each link is a page with more information.