Polyterrasse - Things To Do in Zurich - LikeALocal Guide

Get a view, and catch
some sun

Polyterrasse

Save to list
Review Photos Comments Contacts

Why locals love it

This square is part of the ETH Zurich and is a popular hangout for many students before and afer lessons. It's a platform with a scenic view, perfect to: Watch fireworks, have a picnic, get some sun, read a while (for example about the architecture of Zurich), get a feeling for the size and structure of Zurich (especially the old town).

Why you should visit it

This is a spot with a beautiful view, and it can be reached within some minutes from the city. From Central, take the historic "Polybahn". When you arrive, exit to the right, and a few steps later, you arrive on Polyterrasse. This place warms up quickly thanks to its southwards orientation and is a nice place to relax on a sunny day.

Special tip

Below Polyterrasse, there's a student's bar called BQM, a great place to grab a quick bite.

Have a comment or question?

Photo author: Author:
Source URL: URL:

1 Comment

One of the nicest views onto the old town of Zürich
Tadzio
Local
March 3, 2018
Sight in Zurich
12 Sights
Restaurant in Zurich
14 Restaurants
Cafe in Zurich
13 Cafes
Bar in Zurich
15 Bars
Shop in Zurich
10 Shops
Tour in Zurich
Add a Tour
Live tips.
In your pocket.
Locals' favourite cafes, restaurants, bars and sights in your mobile. 100% offline.