Camping in Switzerland
Switzerland is a land of ravishing and beautiful landscapes, with breath-taking Alpine views, glittering lakes and stunning cities, towns and villages at every turn. There can be few more visually stunning countries to go camping in and Switzerland is a perfect destination for a family holiday.
The easiest way to get to Switzerland is by plane to either Bern, Basel or Zurich airport. A variety of airlines fly to Switzerland from the UK, including EasyJet, British Airways and Swiss. Public transport within Switzerland is excellent, with trains, trams, buses and boats covering the whole country. It’s also extremely punctual and it’s rare to encounter any delays!
Our campsites in Switzerland are in Interlaken, which is a fantastic base for exploring central Switzerland’s magnificent scenery. Surrounded by the two stunning lakes – Lake Thun and Brienz, and with the majestic Alps as a backdrop, the area is guaranteed to take your breath away with its sheer picture-postcard perfection. Families will love the wildlife parks, funiculars, museums and castles that are dotted throughout the area. You can also enjoy hiking and cycling to gorgeous waterfalls or through the foothills of the Alps.
Switzerland is also famous for its wonderful food and there’s bound to be something on the menu to appeal to all members of the family. Children will love the novelty of fondue and Swiss chocolate is amongst the best in the world. By the way, if you happen to pass a Sprüngli shop be sure to try their famous Luxemburgeli – the Swiss version of macaroons and available in every flavour you can think of.
With so much to see and do in Switzerland, staying at a campsite allows you to take full advantage of your stunning surroundings, whilst providing a relaxing base after a busy day’s exploring. Switzerland is served by a number of great camping companies, such as Canvas Holidays and Eurocamp. You can choose from a variety of accommodation to suit your family’s needs from tents, through luxury mobile homes and lodges.
All our recommended Swiss campsites offer fantastic facilities, impeccable organisation, tasty restaurants and a relaxed holiday atmosphere. Set in stunning lakeside, countryside and mountain settings you might find that it’s hard to leave the site! Wherever you choose to visit in Switzerland though, you can be guaranteed of a wonderful break with your family.