In November the country’s ski resorts begin opening, and visitors pour in throughout the Christmas season and until the snow begins to melt with the onset of spring. With the highest pistes in Europe, Switzerland’s ski runs offer reliable snow and breathtaking views. Most resorts also have plenty to do for those not so keen on skiing, making Switzerland the perfect destination for a winter fantasy of log fires, fondues and glistening snow.
Time Local time is GMT +1 (GMT +2 between March and October).
Communication: The international access code for Switzerland is +41
Currency: The official currency is the Swiss franc (CHF) divided into 100 rappen (German) or centimes (French).