Diverse and important for the local economy
The Zurich region is by far the strongest tourism region in Switzerland. As a cross-sectional sector, tourism provides significant income impulses for a large number of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). In addition to the hotel industry, gastronomy and retail, but also other industries benefit from guests from Germany and abroad.
Dialogue between the catering industry and the city of Zurich
The Economic Development Agency organises an annual debate between the City of Zurich and the café, catering and hotelier associations.
Support during corona pandemic
The City of Zurich supports catering businesses in the Corona pandemic
Submarkets City of Zurich (2018)
|Total Tourism City of Zurich||1941||20 593|
|Total Tourism Canton of Zurich||4454||35 645|
Shares submarkets (2018)
Development of tourism and overall economy City of Zurich, 2012 to 2018
Source: Statistical Office of the Canton of Zurich