Swiss Gift Guide for adults
The Switzerland Gift Guides is ready to help inspire you for some Swiss themed gift giving ideas. Below you will find some of my very favourite Swiss things - things for the home, food and drink, books, games and not forgetting experiences. If you are looking for something Swiss for the kids - check out our Swiss Gift Guide For Kids.
FROM THE SWISS HOME
The best peeler you will ever try - Zena Swiss Sparschäler Rex - from Globus for 5.90CHF
I couldn’t survive in the kitchen without these pairing knives - a set from Victorinox for 22 CHF
How do the Swiss roll their cookies so evenly? Teighölzli are your answer - from Betty Bossi for 17.90 CHF
This would have to be the CUTEST fondue pot EVER, and we may just have it ourselves - Alois Carigiet Fondue Pot from Kuhnrikon starting from 119 CHF
Or these simple but adorable Fondue plates - from Steinlin for 39.90 CHF
With a huge range of vintage Swiss posters, Galerie 123 is a great place to start looking for something special for your walls.
SWISS FOOD AND DRINK
Check out the list of the winners of the Swiss Beer Awards for inspiration for your favourite Beer drinker
Gin is in - so why not give the gift of local Gin - I’ve got my eyes on the Gin made from the Halfihof Fruit Farm - Florales Rigi Dry Gin. From Haldihof.ch for 61.50 CHF
There is more to Swiss Chocolate than just Lindt get to know smaller producers whose passion is all about the chocolate
Taucherli Handmade Chocolates in Zurich
Max Chocolatier also in Zürich
Strickler in Zug for their Pavés
The small bakery Chilestägli in the town of Arth located at the end of the lake Zug has amazing Kirschstengeli (chocolate filled with cherry brandy) and other declicious chocolate specialities. Aeschbach Chocolatier make great ones too
SWISS BOOKS AND PAPER GOODS
Switzerland as a swimming destination? You bet! Check out Wild Swim from Steffan Daniel.
Match those top Swiss Beers above with Beer Hiking Switzerland from Monika Saxer
Learn about the influence of The Alps with Stephen O’Shea
The most beautiful Jass Set I’ve ever seen - from Kurts for 154 CHF
These are from the kid’s list but I know adults who love games too!
Monopoly has gone Swiss and there are
Capture your Swiss experience with a photographer! Of course I would love to take your families photos during your stay, but there are other wonderful photographers out there that I also highly recommend! We all have our different styles take a peek and see what suits your family!
Gift Vouchers for train travel from the SBB
Give the gift of culture all year long with the Swiss Museum Pass
Take to the skies for a unique view of Switzerland in a Hot Air Balloon
A Horsedrawn sleigh ride in Engadine