Switzerland

Thun Live Cam, Switzerland – View of the Castle

by on Aug.08, 2016, under Cams, Switzerland

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Thun – a medieval town with a touch of modernity, located in the eponymous lake in the picturesque valley between the mountains. The three major Swiss “giant” – Mönch, the Eiger and Jungfrau mountains, as well as closer – pyramidal Niesen (Niesen, 2362 m) and Shtokhorn (Stockhorn, 2190 m) with a flat top create a unique panorama around. And the main decoration of the city is the castle, proudly seated on a rocky outcrop in the center of the old town.

Thun is among the ten largest cities in Switzerland.

Thun attracts travelers with its old but majestic architecture. Stone bridges, houses, the era of the XX century and completes this unique image of the castle, which was built in the XII century, and is now used as a museum. The city is divided into several parts, passing through the river Aare.

One of the main features of the city is its two-tier main street. Medieval appearance and architecture make Thun one of the most interesting places in Switzerland for tourism.

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Cham Live Cam, Switzerland – Zugersee

by on Aug.07, 2016, under Cams, Switzerland

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Cham – a town in the Swiss canton of Zug. Located on the banks of the Zugersee.

Zugersee – Lake in Switzerland. The lake is located in the northern foothills of the Alps, part of the canton of Zug, Schwyz, a very small part of the lake belongs to the canton of Lucerne.

The lake is rich in fish, are usual pike, carp, as well as endemic species of trout. The lake is navigable. On the lake are made as a sightseeing trips, cruises and flights in the mode of public transport, with a large number of intermediate stops.

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Zermatt Live Cam, Switzerland – Gornergrat Railway, Mountain View

by on Aug.07, 2016, under Cams, Switzerland

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Zermatt – village located in the southern Swiss canton of Valais on the border with Italy, a fashionable resort, attracts a lot of skiing enthusiasts.

Zermatt is located at an altitude of 1608 m on the northern slopes of the Matterhorn (4478 m), which is a symbol of Switzerland, is also located near the highest peak of the country – Dufour Peak (4634 m) in the massif of Monte Rosa.

Zermatt is known for its tourist attractions ice. So, in the center of the resort is the ice tower, the Matterhorn mountain in the eternal ice – glacier cave. There is a museum of skiing.

Gornergrat Railway (Gornergratbahn) – Abt rack railway system, the length of 9 km and a track width of 1000 mm. It connects Zermatt in Valais canton, Switzerland (altitude 1604 m) with a mountain spur of the Gornergrat (3089 m height). The second highest (after Jungfrau) railway in Europe. One of the main tourist attractions of Zermatt.

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