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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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Old Town (Altstadt)
Town Hall (Rathaus)
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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.
  • 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
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Yummy Chocolate! Nice guide and walking tour.

We visited Zurich in early August and could not imagine spending time there without experiencing a variety of chocolate. Our guide Sue took us to 5 different chocolate shops. She very knowledgeable about each shop and the specialty chocolates they carried. She also taught us...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2018
Chocolate, Chocolate and more Chocolate

Our tour guide Christine was wonderful. She gave detailed information about the city, pointed out many intresting facts, we stopped at several chocolate shops and got to taste many varieties; truffles, macaroons, chocolate and ice cream. Yes, the pieces were small but gee whiz it's...More

1  Thank Sara R
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile
Nice experince

I think it’s totally insane to visit Zürich without trial of Swiss chocolate and you can find different varieties

1  Thank Yasser S
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile
Very hospitable tour guide & easy walking tour

Our friendly guide walked us slowly to 4 different stores to taste some delicious treats over an enjoyable 2 hour tour. The walking pace was easy and relaxed, allowing our group to talk and take in the sights. However, we found the cost of the...More

2  Thank Bessie134
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile
Not so Sweet

I want to start with the tour guide, Christine, was quite nice. My issue is how poorly planned and how little is offered for the price. We had 10 people in our "private" tour. Some stores couldn't even accommodate that number of visitors. We visited...More

10  Thank MarkErn
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