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Continent: EuropePopulation: 85.6 lakhs Area: 41,285 km² Time Zone: GMT+1 Nearest Airport: Zurich Airport, Geneva Airport, Basel Airport, Bern Airport, Lugano Airport.
About Switzerland TOURISMhttps://www.holidayrewardz.com/en-in/switzerland-travel-guide/switzerland-tourism.htmlThe country is situated in the confluence of western, central and southern Europe. Switzerland is a landlocked country which is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east.
The country is situated in the confluence of western, central and southern Europe. Switzerland is a landlocked country which is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. The country is majorly divided into three topographical areas-the swiss alps to the south, the swiss plateau or central plateau and the jura mountains on the west. Switzerland is a beautiful country and is known for its mountains and has a central plateau of rolling hills, plains and large lakes.
The country has a great diversity of landscapes and climates and experiences temperate climate that vary greatly between the localities. Summers are generally warm and humid while winters are less humid and has cool temperature.
Switzerland is one of the most developed countries in the world and has the highest nominal wealth per adult and the eighth highest per capita gross domestic product. The country has a stable and high-tech economy and ranked as the wealthiest country and ranked as one of the most powerful economies in the world. Manufacturing, export and service sector are the major industries of the country that largely contributes to the economics of Switzerland.
Ethnic composition of country includes 15.6% Italians, 15.2% Germans, 12.7% Portugal, 5.6% France, 5.3% Serbia, 3.8% turkey, 3.7% Spain and 2% Austria. There are four national languages widely spoken in the country-German, French, Italian, and Romansh.
Switzerland is the twentieth largest exporter in the world.
Dufourspitze is the highest point in Switzerland at 4634m while lowest one is Lake Maggiore with only 195m above sea level.