The Best of Switzerland: Top Tips From Roger Federer and Trevor Noah
Switzerland is renowned for its majestic landscapes, mountain ranges, and turquoise-blue lakes – and is undoubtedly one of the world's most beautiful countries. It's also a popular tourist destination, attracting visitors from all over the globe. From the majestic Swiss Alps to the picturesque lakeside towns, Switzerland has something for everyone! Let’s take a look at some of the best holiday destinations in Switzerland and some Switzerland travel tips from one of our favourite comedians, Trevor Noah and tennis star, Roger Federer.
Tennis legend, Roger Federer, may be a Swiss native, but he also has links to South Africa, with his mom being Afrikaans. Recently he has become a global ambassador for Switzerland, promoting the country's tourism industry. Trevor Noah, the South African comedian, has also expressed his love for Switzerland, often sharing his experiences with his fans. So, let's dive into their tips and see what they recommend for the best holiday destinations and activities in Switzerland.
Swiss Alps For Outdoor Activities
The Swiss Alps are one of the most popular destinations in Switzerland. The majestic mountains offer breathtaking views, and there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy, such as skiing, hiking, and mountain biking. Roger Federer has said that the Swiss Alps are his favourite place in Switzerland. He loves to hit the slopes in his hometown of Basel. He recommends visiting the ski resorts in St. Moritz and Verbier. Both offer incredible skiing and breathtaking views. Trevor Noah also shares his love for the Swiss Alps, saying that the mountains provide him with a sense of tranquillity and peace.
Interlaken For Adventure Sports
Interlaken is a charming town located in the Bernese Oberland region of Switzerland. It's surrounded by mountains, lakes and is famous for its adventure sports. Trevor Noah loves Interlaken and has called it his "favourite place on earth". He enjoys paragliding and recommends it to anyone visiting the town. Roger Federer also loves Interlaken, saying that it's a beautiful place to visit.
Lake Geneva For Its Serenity
Lake Geneva, located in the French-speaking region of Switzerland, is another must-visit destination. The lake is surrounded by picturesque towns, vineyards, and the stunning Alps. Trevor Noah loves the lake's peacefulness, saying that it's a great place to unwind and relax. He also suggests taking a boat tour of Lake Geneva, which offers stunning views of the Alps and the Swiss countryside. Roger Federer also loves Lake Geneva, saying that it's a beautiful place to spend time with his family.
A Train Ride For The Amazing Landscapes
Switzerland is famous for its train journeys, which offer some of the most scenic routes in the world. South African born Trevor Noah loves taking train rides in Switzerland, which takes visitors through breathtaking views of snow-capped mountains, lush valleys, and charming villages. Watch the video to find out more about why train rides are amongst his favourite activities to do in Switzerland! Spot half South African and tennis legend, Roger Federer too as they explore the land of milk and honey on a ride of a lifetime!
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