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Learn German in Switzerland

Study German in Switzerland, a multicultural country known for its rich cuisine and beautiful landscapes.

Switzerland is a paradise for lovers of the outdoors – with its huge forests, crystal clear lakes and snow-covered mountains, this is a fantastic place to go walking, cycling, skiing/snowboarding or just to enjoy relaxing in the countryside. Of course, there are also vibrant cities with bold architecture and world-class museums.

With its four languages and fascinating mix of German, French, Romansh and Italian culture, Switzerland has a unique and diverse personality. It is this combination that also led the country to develop its much-loved cuisine, including deliciously silky chocolate, flavorsome cheeses and comforting Alpine favorites like fondue and raclette.

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Switzerland - Travel Guide


Find out about the required documentation for entry into your destination country. It is mandatory to have appropriate medical insurance during the entire duration of your stay abroad.

Safety and security
The security situation is subject to changes over time. We therefore recommend that you visit the website gov.uk or travel.state.gov for further information.

Health
For general health information we recommend travelhealthpro.org.uk and fitfortravel.nhs.uk.

Currency: Swiss franc (CHF)

Tipping
In Switzerland, tips are included in the price. However, it is common for clients to round up the amount in order to tip the waiter, especially after a meal.

On the website numbeo you can find more information about the cost of living in Switzerland.

Voltage & Sockets
The voltage in Switzerland, as in most of Europe, is 230V/50 Hz. Switzerland uses type C (2-pin) and Type J (3-pin) plugs. (Type C 2-pin plugs also fit J sockets.)

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