Virtual tourist tours
The below operators offer virtual tours. Some of them include Switzerland.
- Viator’s 'Roam from home' programme offers virtual tours and classes: www.viator.com.
- GetYourGuide’s 'The world at home' lists online experiences: www.getyourguide.com.
- Expedia provides tips for ‘Things to do from home’: www.expedia.com. Their tip for a virtual tour in Geneva's CERN is interesting: artsandculture.google.com.
- Google offers some virtual museum tours, such as this one through the Swiss Museum of Transport in Lucerne: maps.google.com.
Webcams in Switzerland
Enjoying live images of your favorite Swiss spots is the next best thing if you can't be there right now. We recommend SwissWebcams: www.swisswebcams.ch. These virtual Switzerland panoramas are beautiful too: www.360x360switzerland.com. More roundshot cams are available at www.roundshot.com.
Apart from that, you can explore regional webcam collections, such as this one for the Jungfrau region: www.jungfrau.ch.
Switzerland videos: general
Sit back and get inspired for your Switzerland trips! There are lots of free videos. Some are in German only, but the imagery is still beautiful.
Here are some general videos on Switzerland and its nature:
Switzerland videos: traveling
Train traveling is an absolute must-do in Switzerland. These virtual journeys are inspiring:
Bus trips can be enjoyed through the ‘Reisen and Freizeit’ ('Travel and leisure') playlist by the Swiss PostAuto company: www.youtube.com. And a virtual Grand Tour by car is available through grandtour.myswitzerland.com.
Switzerland videos: tourist attractions and destinations
Many tourism attractions and destinations share beautiful videos too:
And last but not least, the official organization for Swiss hiking trails (‘Schweizer Wanderwege’) has listed several hiking videos at www.youtube.com/user/SchweizerWanderwege.