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Bahnhofstrasse

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Address: Runs north-south west of Limmat River, Zurich, Switzerland
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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This famous pedestrian street offers the best in world-class shopping...

This famous pedestrian street offers the best in world-class shopping opportunities and is also home to some of the world's most important banks.

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Interesting Shopping Street

All the Big Brands Stores and a couple of beautiful Swiss Department Stores together with a wonderful chocolate shop with a cafe are located on this amazing shopping street in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

While there are prettier cities in Switzerland than Zürich, none has it's famous Bahnhofstrasse, with it's who's who of designer stores and more. Zürich's best department stores can also be found on or near the Bahnhofstrasse. There's dining options as well, including Confiserie Sprüngli near Paradeplatz. Even if you're not buying, it's a great street to window shop and people... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You have to stop and do some shopping in this beautiful street, full of luxury stores, is very very upscale shopping, I love this place, is surrounded by restaurants and bars, is a must

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All the Big Brands Stores and a couple of beautiful Swiss Department Stores together with a wonderful chocolate shop with a cafe are located on this amazing shopping street in Zurich

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

There were a lot of food options from across various countries. It was a nice assortment of cuisines. The shopping street of Zurich. It has amazing chocolate shops as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The Banhofstrasee is not standard luxury shopping street as many of alike streets over the world There are really very high level brands representatives and importantly, they are not look arrogant and selfish. Transparency is the first element which makes you attracting if even you are not going make a shopping. A lot of cafes and restaurants with medium prices... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

So we just window shopped 😄. Prices were way out of our budget but it was still interesting to see all the high end offerings. Oh! we did stop at at COOP store and got a sandwich ... so we actually did shop on the Bahnhofstrasse 😄

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

No visit to Zurich is complete without strolling the Bahnhofstrasse. There are excellent shops to pop into and windows to admire.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All brands shops, all much of crowd it seems the most crowded place in switzerland i would say. lots of people, energetic movements all around.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very large train station with lots of shopping. The departure boards are easy to read and the trains are very comfortable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what a street. Fab! Exciting and busy!! Every shoppers dream! Not to mention the train station that you can hop on a train to the rest of Europe. What more could one ask for!

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