11 Unesco world heritage sites with amazing photo spots
Do you know the UNESCO World Heritage Sites? There are 1,100 heritage sites all over the world, and only some 11 in Switzerland. But all are amazing, and worth stopping by especially for outdoor and lifestyle photographers. Join us on a little journey to the 11 sites in Switzerland. Find inspiration in great photos shared by great photographers on Instagram. Click the links to meet the photographers, and to get directions to the exact photo spots.
Famous train views of the Rhaetian RailwaysLandwasser Viaduct near Filisur. Photographers capture the Landwasser bridge from different perspectives: from the train window or from the visitor platform.
North-Eastern gems in Mustair, Sardona and St. Gallen
Classic sites of Aletsch, Bern and Lavaux
The old town of Bern is another of the more well-known UNESCO World Heritage sites. Bern was even awarded a prize for the most instagramable city in Europe. In the photos of Bern you can see why
If you love Swiss watches then head West from Bern to La-Chaux-de-Fonds. It’s the centre of the Swiss watchmaking industry. It’s probably fair to say that you won’t visit this town for the outdoor views but here is one amazing one:
View from the Lavaux vineyard terraces, with Swiss and French alps in the background.
Sites in Ticino, Southern Switzerland
We end our trip to the UNESCO World Heritage photo spots in the mild air of Ticino: Why not enjoy the summer evenings on Mount San Giorgio
Thanks for reading. If you need more daily photography inspiration from Switzerland then head over to Instagram @VisitSwitzerland