Surrounded by five neighboring countries, in the centre of the Alps, you will find the neutral country Switzerland. Bern is the capital (Bundesstadt) of the country. Bern is a beautiful city, just like other Swiss cities as Zurich and Geneva. Despite high prices, these cities and of course the beautiful countryside are definitely worth a visit. By plane you can bypass the many toll roads in Switzerland, besides the service of the Swiss airports is of a very high standard. The most remarkable airport in Switzerland is Basel Mulhouse Freiburg Airport. This airport is shared with the neighboring countries of France and Germany. Useful information about this airport and other Swiss airports can be found at this page.
Time zone: Central European Time +1
Currency: Swiss franc
National Day: 1 August
Airport: flughafen (German) / aéroport (French)