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Lindenhofplatz is a nice quiet park, overlooking the city; where Rietberg Museum is located.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| Lindenhof, Zurich 8001, Switzerland
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 24, 2013

First of all, I really recommend you go here. It is a beautiful view of the city, river and old town. I have been taking visitors to this place for years, but for some reason I recently thought there must be more to the place...More

6  Thank JAJ9999
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed June 21, 2014

The climb up is pretty steep but from up there you have the view of the river and the old town which is pretty nice. However, for me I felt that the viewpoint was not high enough for a breath-taking view. Recommend those who have...More

2  Thank Gerlynn Y
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The roots of Zurich go back to this historic area in town. When we visited, there was a temporary exhibition that explained some history to it. The square is elevated and surrounded with basswood/linden trees and gives you a great view on the river Limmat...More

Thank Eyewash69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is amazing, the view that offers of Zürich, is just great, and the colors of the leaves, the roofs and the river in autumn are wonderful! A place to stop, breathe and rest....

Thank christianmadriz1982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After walking in circles in Zurich, nothing felt more relaxing than sitting on the barrier that borders Lindenhofplatz and the cliff below. Yes, while sitting on the edge of the wall, with a beer in my hand, overlooking the Limmat River and watching the moment...More

Thank Alfred O
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Located on the highest part of Zurich, this place makes you travel in the time, giving the opportunity to feel the ancient period.

Thank Paulo L
Reviewed October 2, 2018

we stumbled upon this place by accident while wandering around. definitely a beautiful historic place to view the river and old town across.

Thank sabine17093
Reviewed September 27, 2018

While walking along the banks of the Limmat River, we saw a bunch of people on a hilltop and decided to go there. It's a nice quiet area (at least when we got there) with a view of river and Grossmunster. It's a good place...More

Thank Deana M
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

I spent one day in Zurich and tried to see as much as possible. My stop at Lindenhofplatz came at the perfect time, as I was ready to sit down, relax, and take in the beautiful view. The park itself isn't the highlight. It's definitely...More

1  Thank number2cac
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Easy to get to by foot from the Zurich main train station and is quiet place to step back, relax and take in a few minutes of quiet from a vantage point that has good views of the city and Limmat River.

1  Thank Traveler721290
Reviewed August 29, 2018

Nice stroll up to a beautiful view of the city! It is a quick stop- nothing there to do really, but it is lovely.

1  Thank Teresa G
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

It is somewhat a steep uphill approach reaching this park . Many people stay here chatting , taking photos , admiring the views. Some play games , drink beer or something. Worth the short visit .

1  Thank doctorfoxtrot
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