Explore a variety of things to do in Zurich
Our Radisson hotel's location only five kilometres from Zurich Airport creates an ideal travelling experience. Discover local attractions such as the National Museum Zurich, Zoo Zurich and Lake Promenade. Guests also appreciate our proximity to local transport like the Zurich Main Train Station (Hauptbahnhof).
Culture and history:
- National Museum Zurich (8 km)
Discover Switzerland’s rich culture with a visit to this museum, which houses exhibits ranging from archaeological finds and award-winning photos to multimedia shows that highlight Zurich’s most interesting stories.
- Lake Promenade (Seepromenade) (12 km)
Walk among the trees as you watch the sailboats on Lake Zurich, and then get even closer to the water with a paddleboat ride.
- Zurich Opera House (12 km)
The Zurich Opera House has a long and proud tradition of hosting an array of prominent events. As an icon of Zurich’s heritage, the opera house is a popular site among music and architecture lovers alike.
- FIFA World Football Museum (15.7 km)
Learn more about your football club at this fascinating museum, which showcases more than a thousand exhibits that include the best moments of previous World Cup competitions.
- Zoo Zurich (16.2 km)
Everyone’s favourite animals can be found at Zoo Zurich, from tigers and rhinos to elephants and monkeys. The real icing on the cake is the zoo’s famous Penguin Parade, performed daily when the temperature drops below 10 degrees Celsius.
Shopping, dining and entertainment:
- Hallenstadion (4.5 km)
The huge Hallenstadion venue has hosted a variety of international pop acts, including Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Beyoncé and One Direction.
- Runway 34 (5 km)
This vintage airplane-turned-restaurant redefines dining on the go. Located on the edge of Zurich Airport’s runway 34, the restaurant is a fashionable venue for aviation enthusiasts and international flight crews alike.
- Zurich city centre (10 km)
Filled with gorgeous architecture, art galleries, quirky boutiques and warm cafés, the city centre hums with activity throughout the year. Be sure to try one of the city’s most famous creations—a piece of Lindt chocolate.
- Bahnhofstrasse (12 km)
This upscale shopping district is home to high-end retailers like Dior, Giorgio Armani and Mont Blanc as well as local shops, restaurants and museums.