40 Great family things to do in Summer in Switzerland

40 Great Family things to do in Switzerland.

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Adrenilin Mountain train ** - La Chaterlard VS
19K from Chamonix, The Châtelard VS Funicular holds the world record for the steepest two-carriage service (87%), Great views of Mont Blanc.

Augusta Raurica Roman world – Augst
Explore this old roman city brought back to life.

Bern Animal park – Bern
Lots to do and see from Pony riding to Sealions.

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Bruno Weber Skulpturen park - Dietikon
Open from April to the end of October, every Saturday and the first Sunday of the month.

Camel trekking  - Luek Susten
Great adventures on Camel back.


Connyland ** – Lipperswill
Great fun park with some nice Sealion displays.

Dinosaur Museum – Aathal, Nr Zurich
Take a tour on how the dinosaurs used to live.

Glacier 3000 Alpine rollercoaster – Gstaad BE
Dare you ride the 1.25k downhill rollercoaster?

Goldau Animal park ** – Goldau SZ
Great park in the nice weather, you get close tot he animals.

Grimselwelt ** - Innertkirchen
he Grimselwelt is a world of hydropower, waterfalls, alpine lakes and storage dams
Great fun and rides for kids.

Grut Farm - Adliswil
Mövenpick Restaurant with Playground & Small zoo.

Jucker Farm - Seegräben
They have a cafe, petting zoo, a store selling fresh produce and homemade food, and a playground.

Jungfrau park ** – Interlaken
A crazy world which looks at the mystery’s of the world.

Kindercity - Volketswil
Indoor educational activities for kids up to age 12.

Lausanne Vivarium – Lausanne
Over 100 animals in over 50 reptile tanks.


Lac souterrain St-Leonard **  (Underground lakes) – St-Leonard  VS
The largest natural underground lake in Europe which can be explored by boat.

Minigolf at Restaurant Schönegg – Wädenswil.

Milandia - Greifensee Migros Indoor Adventure Park. 

Minigolf at Gasthof zum Morgenthal Restaurant – Hirzel.

Montetamaro - Montemaro.
Adventure sports and much much more.

Monster Trottinets – Diemtigtal BE.
Scooters with big wheels to go hurtling down the mountain trails.

Museum of Communication – Bern
Interesting museum all about the history of Communication.

Naturzentrum Sihlwald - just after Langnau am Abis
The outside area is open year round. It has a small play area and nice walks along the Sihl river. The museum and small café/gift shop are open from about the middle of March until November. 

Park Im Grüene - Rüschlikon Outdoor playground
Miniature train rides, puppet shows, swimming pool, cafeteria.

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Planeta Magic – Wädenswil Indoor Play Park for kids from 1-12 years.

Rafting fun –  Illanz
Great fun Rafting in Summer.

Rheinfalls – Schaffhausen
Wonderful waterfalls in the beautiful corner of Switzerland.

Spiegel labyrinth (Mirror labarynth) – Luzern
Good fun with Mirrors.

Staubbach falls – Lauterbrunnen
Beutiful 297 metre waterfall coms from above you, you can even walk behind them.

Starbie Indoor Play Park – Dietikon
Indoor childrens paradise.

Skywalk bridge – Sattel Hochstuckli SZ
58 metres high and 374 metres long, Can you do it?


Trampolino Indoor Play Park - Dietikon.

Technorama Science Center in Winterthur.
Hands on action for kids.

Titlis – Engelberg
Go up onto the Glacier for some all year round snow.

Urania Observatory - Zurich.

Vekhershaus (Traffic world) ** -  Luzern
Great place to visit lots of trains, planes and cars to see as well as hands on fun for the kids.

Waldhaus Katzensee - Zurich
The perfect family restaurant with a collection of 1-franc rides out front, a small train to ride, and a playground all within view of an outdoor eating area. 

Wildpark Langenberg – Langnau am Albis
Playgrounds, restaurant, great walking paths to view animals.

Zoo- Basel
A Supererb  Zoo with thousands of animals.

Zoo – Zurich
Excellent Zoo and a great day out.

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