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Small-Group Chocolate and Sweets Walking Tour of Zurich's Old Town - with unbiased reviews

Small-Group Chocolate and Sweets Walking Tour of Zurich's Old Town

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Overview
See the sweet side of Zurich on a tour of Old Town’s finest chocolatiers, candy shops, and artisan ice cream makers. Perfect for those who want to indulge their love of Swiss chocolate, the tour includes samples aplenty and gives you the lowdown on treats from a local food writer and chocolate enthusiast.
Highlights
  • Discover Zurich’s best confectioners to shop for souvenirs or presents
  • See the sights of Zurich Old Town as you stroll between candy shops
  • Satisfy your sweet cravings with samples from generations-old producers
  • Learn about the history and production of Swiss chocolate as you explore
What to Expect
Meet your guide, a food expert from Zurich, and set off to explore the city’s sweet treats from the main square. Strolling along the cobbles of Zurich Old Town, find yourself in the history-rich heart of the city. Call in at shops to learn about Swiss chocolate and listen to fun facts about the origin of the cacao bean as you sample single-origin chocolate. Sip on a mug of freshly churned hot chocolate at one of the city’s oldest candy shops, and try a medley of treats, including nougat, cupcakes, pralines, pastries, and artisan ice cream. With your sweet tooth sated, finish the walking tour in the early evening by Zurich’s Town Hall.
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Important Information
Duration
2h 30m
Inclusions
  • Local guide
  • Tastings of chocolates and other sweets
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Please wear comfortable shoes
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Kerryman86 wrote a review Oct 2019
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We done this tour last week and had a great time. We learned all about local chocolates and the different artisan chocolate and cheese shops. We got lots of free samples. Took a long time though. Make sure to have a comfortable pair of shoes.
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Dani wrote a review Aug 2019
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What a great tour! I went with my sister and we loved it! Sue was so nice and knowledgeable and gave us a great tour of the city in addition to sampling LOTS of sweet treats along the way :) very fun
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Date of experience: August 2019
Michelle C wrote a review Aug 2019
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My husband, Matthew, and I took this tour at the end of our first trip to Zurich. It did not disappoint! Our guide was wonderful! So friendly and knowledgeable. I loved all of the little treats we got along the way. A wonderful variety of samples are provided throughout the tour
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Date of experience: August 2019
Damon wrote a review Jun 2019
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We took this trip back in May and have to say we both enjoyed it. Our host, Sue, was amazing and an absolute wonderful tour guide. At each of the four chocolate stops we were given a few samples to try and a little background information on the process of chocolate making. Our
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Date of experience: May 2019
Rosanne wrote a review Apr 2019
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I have been living in Switzerland for several years and have been to Zurich many times so I did not expect to learn anything new but I did! The tour took us to numerous artisanal chocolate, sweets ice-cream and pastry shops (mostly family run) with delicious tasting along the
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Date of experience: April 2019
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  • Old Town, Town Hall (Rathaus), and 2 more
  • Duration: 2h 30m
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