Switzerland's financial powerhouse offers a warm welcome to the country as you arrive. Make your way from the airport to your hotel independently, and once you have checked in, you are free to begin your explorations in this fascinating city. Though beloved for its modern offerings, Zurich boasts a storied history, which you can find hints of throughout the city if you look close enough. Walk through Old Town's narrow streets to see buildings constructed as early as the 13th century or seek out the various ornamental water fountains. There are nearly 1,200 sprinkled throughout the streets, so you will not have to look long. Overnight Zurich.