Destination guide

Friendly Opfikon will entice you

Enjoy the museums and other features of Opfikon. Travellers especially like the restaurants, shopping and sightseeing in this welcoming and walkable city. Shopping Center Glatt and Zoo Zurich are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Opfikon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that Opfikon has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoo Zurich (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Hallen und Freibad Kloten (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Kart-Bahn Zurich Ruemlang (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Rigiblick Funicular (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Polybahn Funicular (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Urania Observatory (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Opfikon

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Opfikon is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Hallen und Freibad Kloten (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • MFO-Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Lake Katzensee (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Lakeside Promenade (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Botanical Garden (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Chinese Garden (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Opfikon

The nearest airport is in Zurich (ZRH), located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the city centre.

You can see more of Opfikon by catching a ride on the metro at Opfikon S-Bahn, Glattbrugg Tram Stop or Glattbrugg S-Bahn.

How many holiday rentals are available around Opfikon?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 148 holiday lettings around Opfikon. From 2 houses to 137 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Opfikon?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Opfikon:

  • Zurich Town Hall: 20 holiday homes
  • District 2: 28 holiday homes
  • Alt-Wiedikon: 21 holiday homes
  • Seebach: 19 holiday homes
  • Hard: 57 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Opfikon? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Opfikon. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Glattbrugg Tram Stop: 230 holiday lettings
  • Wiesendangen Reformed Church: 196 holiday lettings
  • Zurichhorn Park: 245 holiday lettings
  • Swiss Casinos Pfaeffikon-Zurichsee: 315 holiday lettings
  • Rhine Falls: 56 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Opfikon listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Opfikon?

Yes, of course. offers 2 Houses in Opfikon. Our other popular types of Opfikon holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 137 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 142 self catering accommodations
  • Apartment: 137 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Opfikon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 2 holiday homes with pool available in Opfikon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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