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Lindenhofplatz

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Address: | Lindenhof, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: No
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Lindenhofplatz is a nice quiet park, overlooking the city; where Rietberg...

Lindenhofplatz is a nice quiet park, overlooking the city; where Rietberg Museum is located.

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2-Hour Zurich City Walking Tour

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View over Zurich

Lindenhofplatz is a square located on top of a hill that overlooks Zurich. The square itself isn't too special, however, the view of Zurich is fantastic. Well worth it to come... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed today
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Canberra, Australia
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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Lindenhofplatz is a square located on top of a hill that overlooks Zurich. The square itself isn't too special, however, the view of Zurich is fantastic. Well worth it to come here!

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This is a great spot to get a good view of the city centre. Two minutes walk from Banhofstrasse, you will enjoy a nice view of the river.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A short uphill walk for great views. Sunday afternoon, the park is filled with locals yet quiet and enjoyable. Have a seat on one of the benches and enjoy the Limmat River, views of Lake Zurich and the city.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lindenhofplatz is a fantastic vantage point for beautiful views of Zurich city - the river below, the mountains beyond AND the Zurich Lake on the right! It's a short walk up a hill and has shady trees, fountains and benches to sit, chat, relax, read and enjoy a wonderful afternoon! Extra amazing on bright sunny days ofcourse!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This higher spot overlooks Zurich and is a great place to pause and take in Zurich. Took many good photos from this place and is easily accessible if you do not mind a bit of a slope and a few steps.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the place to go if you want to take some stunning pictures of the old city. It is an uphill walk to get there but it is well worth it.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Linderhofplatz is a great park! It has three big chess boards set up for people to play chess or checkers with each other. We played two games with a local student who happened to walk by, and before you knew it, about ten men gathered around to watch, analyze, and cheer each move. This is a great idea to interact... More 

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Cambrils, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I absolutely recomend this place!! If you go to Zúrich it's a place with a fantastic views of the city

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great area for relaxing after walking the old town. Great views on Limmat. Watch the locals play petanque.

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Henderson, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Uphill park with benches, activities for kids, and nice views of the river. I'd come here before sunset or maybe early morning. Particularly nice with a partner or friends. Maybe bring a book or e-reader. Access from the north or south.

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