1. Home
  2. Switzerland

Tag: Switzerland

Tourism News
Switzerland Suspends Visa Facilitation Agreements with Russia

Switzerland Suspends Visa Facilitation Agreements with Russia

At its meeting on 16 September 2022, the Federal Council decided to completely suspend the visa facilitation agreement that Switzerland has concluded with Russia. As a result, Russian nationals who want a visa are once again

Events
Switzerland Tourism to Exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Switzerland Tourism to Exhibit at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Switzerland Tourism will be exhibiting at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show on 24-28 May 2022. Its entry, A Swiss Sanctuary, was designed by the British landscape architect and garden designer Lilly Gomm and will compete in the ‘Sanctuary Gardens’

Videos
Roger Federer and Robert De Niro Team Up in New Switzerland Tourism Film

Roger Federer and Robert De Niro Team Up in New Switzerland Tourism Film

The No Drama commercial with Roger Federer and Robert De Niro, dedicated to Switzerland, has become popular around the world - the video has 72.5 million views. As the most successful European commercial of the

Tourism News
Switzerland Opens Borders for UK Tourists

Switzerland Opens Borders for UK Tourists

The government of Switzerland has announced that tourists from the UK will be allowed to enter Switzerland without having to quarantine if they can show proof of being fully vaccinated from June 26. The same

Hotels & Resorts
MEININGER Opens Hotel in Genève

MEININGER Opens Hotel in Genève

MEININGER opens the group's second Swiss location after Zurich, MEININGER Genève Centre Charmilles. The newly constructed building in Geneva's Charmilles district offers a total of 104 rooms and 362 beds. Two more new openings are

Tourism News
Roger Federer Teams Up with Switzerland Tourism

Roger Federer Teams Up with Switzerland Tourism

After years of positively representing Switzerland through his sporting excellence and friendly, down-to-earth manner, Roger Federer has now become an official brand ambassador for the destination of Switzerland. He’s entering into a long-term cooperation with

Tourism News
Switzerland Launches ‘Clean & Safe’ Campaign

Switzerland Launches ‘Clean & Safe’ Campaign

The Swiss tourism industry launches its ‘Clean & Safe’ campaign. The campaign, consisting of an information platform and a label, was initiated by Switzerland Tourism (ST) as part of its ‘Recovery Plan’. The ‘Clean &

Hotels & Resorts
Mövenpick to Open Mountain Resort in Switzerland

Mövenpick to Open Mountain Resort in Switzerland

In order to diversify its portfolio of premium properties Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, which is part of Accor, has signed an agreement with Panorama Development Corporation to manage the brand’s first European mountain resort, the

Hotels & Resorts
Radisson Blu Opens in Andermatt, Switzerland

Radisson Blu Opens in Andermatt, Switzerland

Radisson Blu is proud to announce a new hotel opening: the Radisson Blu Hotel Reussen, Andermatt in Switzerland. Facing the Swiss Alps, the 224-room hotel is part of an extensive transformation that seeks to build

Tourism News
Hertz Partners With Air Zermatt

Hertz Partners With Air Zermatt

Hertz Switzerland and leading Swiss helicopter company Air Zermatt have teamed to provide Hertz car rental customers the opportunity to enjoy helicopter sightseeing tours at special rates. This includes the helicopter flight named ‘Hertz Prestige

Railway News
BAV Issues Operating Licence to TWINDEXX Double-Deck Trains

BAV Issues Operating Licence to TWINDEXX Double-Deck Trains

The Switzerland Federal Office of Transport (BAV) issued the operating licence for Swiss Federal Railways’ (SBB) new BOMBARDIER TWINDEXX double-deck multiple unit trains for long-distance transport on intercity and inter-regional lines on November 14, 2018.

Featured
Six Senses Opens in Switzerland

Six Senses Opens in Switzerland

Six Senses Crans-Montana marks the first resort and residential project in Switzerland for Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, in the picturesque Alpine destination of Crans-Montana. Slated to open in 2021, the resort and residences will

Aviation News
AZAL to Resume Flights to Geneva

AZAL to Resume Flights to Geneva

Starting from October 30 this year, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will start Baku-Geneva-Baku flights. AZAL flights will be carried out as part of a joint charter program for the classic transportation scheme, which includes free baggage

Tourism News
Switzerland is in Top of Environmental Performance Index

Switzerland is in Top of Environmental Performance Index

A report, titled 'Environmental Performance Index 2018', ranking 180 nations has been produced by the Center for Environmental Law and Policy, Yale University, and Columbia University in collaboration with World Economic Forum and Joint Research