Diving in Switzerland

Covering a total area of 41,277 square kilometers, with more than 1,500 lakes and the snow-capped peaks of the Alps, Switzerland is a beauty to behold. Glistening lakes take the experience of diving in Switzerland to a whole new level and this small but wealthy country is home to amazing wildlife, from golden eagles to foxes, bears to deer, four languages, amazing chocolate and great train journeys.

Travelinformation for Switzerland

Languages de
Currency CHF
Timezone UTC+01:00
Tipping / Everybody / Tipping is not customary in Switzerland.
Network Provider Salt/Orange, Swisscom
Dial Code 41
Electricity 230 V / 50 Hz
Power Plug Type C, E, F
Wildlife in Switzerland
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Freshwater Fishes
Commun Rudd
Bass
Pike
Carp
Trout
Eel
Perch
Catfish
Crayfish
Wildlife in Switzerland
  Jan - Mar Apr - Jun Jul - Sep Oct - Dec
Freshwater Fishes
Commun Rudd
Bass
Pike
Carp
Trout
Eel
Perch
Catfish
Crayfish

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