Known for its beauty and outdoor activities, Switzerland offers limitless opportunities to have a good time with friends. If you’re an Indian or international student studying in Switzerland, don’t miss indulging in these adventures:
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International students at the University of Bern or the Bern University of Applied Sciences can experience travel on the “funicular railway” as the tiny carriages chug up the Gurten mountain situated in the capital city of Switzerland, Bern.
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There’s more to Switzerland than just its beautiful mountains. Check out its lakes as well! Lying in western Switzerland, Lake Biel or Bienne is a sight to behold. Go swimming in the lake or take a boat ride and try eating fresh fish from the lake!
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If you are a biking enthusiast, head out to the scenic village of Gstaad which is also home to some of the best ski resorts of the Swiss Alps. Gstaad offers a range of activities in summer and winter – mountain biking & cycling is what you must try out during summers. If you’re planning to visit the place in winters, then skiing & tobogganing are must-dos! Gstaad also hosts the Snow Bike Festival in January every year, so winter-biking is another fun option you have.
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Visit this magical spot to see the magnificent Rhine Falls (Euope’s largest plain waterfall) as well as the Laufen Castle (Schloss Laufen). There’s a glass lift (elevator) in the castle that will give you a bird’s eye, panoramic view of the falls and the neighbouring area.