Info about Winterthur, Kanton Zürich (Switzerland)
Winterthur region is Kanton Zürich, with country Switzerland (CH).
Other names for Winterthur are Eulachstadt, Vintehrtur, Vintertour, Vintertur, Vintertura, Vinterturas, Vinterturi, Vinterturo, Vintertūra, Vintertūras, Vitudurum, Winterthour, Winterthur, ZLI, binteotueo, fyntrtwr, vu~intato~uru, wen te tu er, wntrtwr, Βίντερτουρ, Винтертур, Вінтертур, Вінтэртур, فينترتور, ونترتور, ونٹرتھر, ვინტერთური, ヴィンタートゥール, 温特图尔, 빈터투어, latitude is 47.5056400, and its longitude 8.7241300.
In Winterthur there are 111.840 inhabitants, Winterthur timezone is Europe/Zurich (Europe/Zurich_cet).
Popular things to do in Winterthur are parachute, skydiving, skateboard, mosques, museums, art galleries, towers, nightlife, festival, music, playgrounds, golf, clubs, hunting, canoeing, treasure hunts, pubs, bars, disco, water parks, adventure parks, events, cemeteries around Switzerland.
More details about Winterthur in Switzerland (CH)
It is the capital of Winterthur District. Its official name is Winterthur (ZH).
Winterthur has timezone UTC+01:00 (for standard time).
In Winterthur there are 111.840 inhabitants, considering 2018 latest census. Do You need to call local telephone numbers! You can use 52 as local dialing code for phone numbers. It’s postal code is 8400–8411, then for sending postcards to your friends in Winterthur this can be done by using 8400–8411 code as per description above.
Winterthur dimensions are 68 sq. kilometers so Winterthur is a medium size city that can become, if it is not already, a boomtown, definitely a city worth a visit. If you book an accommodation in Winterthur you can find cheap accommodations due to Winterthur low hotel costs, and for this reason you can use Winterthur like base in order to visit all Switzerland or Winterthur near adventures.
Its meters above sea level, that is meters above mean sea level (MAMSL), is about 439 meters. That’s why it is the ideal place if you and your friends love tall mountains to visit in your next trip and want to do hiking when you are on vacation somewhere in the world.
Near Winterthur there are nice cities to visit, cities like Hettlingen, Seuzach, Dinhard, Rickenbach, Wiesendangen, Elsau, Schlatt, Zell, Illnau-Effretikon, Kyburg, Brütten, Lindau, Pfungen, Oberembrach, Neftenbach. Because of this you may in few time go to these near trip destinations for new destinations in Switzerland.
If you want to find rivers, sea, lakes around Winterthur. Water like Töss, Eulach are a must if you are interested in destinations with near water bodies.
For more detailed information on Winterthur please have a look at their official website https://www.stadt.winterthur.ch.
Characteristic monuments worth to mention for people travelling to Winterthur are:
- Stadion Schützenwiese
Winterthur also won an award for Wakker Prize, Prix Velo, European City of the Trees, Swiss Green City Silver Award.
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Interactive Winterthur (Switzerland) Map and attractions
Interactive map of Winterthur, Kanton Zürich Switzerland (CH).