The majority of banks, shops and other public institutions are from Monday till Friday. All major shopping and entertainment centers work seven days a week.
Zurich is notable by its excellent public transport. Tourists can easily get to any sight of the city by bus or trolley. In order to save money on travel, you can buy a special pass.
Taxi rates are quite low, so this type of transport can be a good alternative to buses. Prices rise only in the evening.
Make sure you check the compatibility of all electrical appliances you plan to take with you before the travel. The line voltage is 220V.
Leaving tips is customary in large restaurants only. You are free not to leave any rewards to waiters in cafes and bars. The usual size of tips is 5 - 10%.
: guide to Zurich with maps, photos and weather conditions
This article about Zurich is copyrighted by the our editorial team, & can only be reused with a link to www.orangesmile.com