Different people have different choices in life, about everything. Similar is the case when it comes to tourism. Some people like deep sea diving, but other have a water phobia. Some like hiking the mountains while others are afraid of heights. Swiss Alps have various attractions for tourists. The combination of high mountain peaks, beautiful valleys and stunning lakes makes it a place worth visiting. Everyone can find something of their interest in Swiss Alps.
Swiss Alps mountain range is located in the central area of European Alps and covers almost all the Switzerland. At the highest and most dense mountain range in Europe, spread over 192,753 square kilometers. Only 14% of its area is in Switzerland, but due to most of its iconic peaks here, the range is associated with this area. It is one of the three major geographic regions of Switzerland and covers 65% of its area.
The old-fashioned village is a beauty in itself. The tourism here started in the 1860s. The region is best for skiing as well as hiking. The skiing points in winter become the popular hiking spots in summer. Though it is a car-free region you still don’t have to walk all along. It has horse-drawn cabs and electric vehicles used for transportation.