Best Time to Visit Switzerland
Peak Season: The best time to visit Switzerland is from June to September, when the country welcomes the summers. Many local festivals take place during this season.
Shoulder Season: Autumn occurs during May and November and the weather is quite pleasant during these months.
Off-season: Switzerland ushers in winters from March to December and due to the extreme snowfall, most Alpine passes are closed for transport during these months.
Budget for Switzerland
For Budget Travellers: INR 4000 - 5000 a day
- Accommodation in hostels and guesthouses: INR 3000 - 4000
- Food in local cafes and street eateries: INR 1050 - 2000
- Public Transport in trams and buses: INR 400 - 500
- Sightseeing (Entry-tickets & shows): INR 1000 - 2000
For Mid-range Travellers: INR 5000 to INR 8000 a day
- Accommodation in mid-range hotels and homestays: INR 6700 - 7500
- Food in mid-range cafes and restaurants: INR 2600 - 3000
- Local transport in boats and subways: INR 1050 - 2000
- Sightseeing & Tours: INR 2500 - 3000
For Luxury Travellers: INR 17,000 and upwards
- Accommodation in 4* or 5* hotels: INR 15000 and upwards
- Food in upscale restaurants and bars: INR 6300 and upwards
- Local transport in cabs: INR 2500 and upwards
- Sightseeing, Guided Tours: INR 8000 and upwards
Visa Information for Switzerland
All UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand nationals don’t require a visa for Switzerland, regardless of whether they are visiting for travel or business. Norwegians, Icelanders and citizens of the EU can also enter Switzerland without a visa. This is applicable on a 90-day stay in a 180-day period.