Interesting Facts About Switzerland

There are 1,500 lakes in Switzerland. This means that wherever you go you’ll meet water at least 16 km away from you.

About 70% of Switzerland’s territory are mountains. The height of 208 of them exceeds 3,000 meters above sea level, and 24 mountains cross 4,000 meters.

About 60% of electricity in Switzerland is from hydropower stations.

Nestle is considered the largest company in Switzerland. It was founded in 1866 by a German refugee. Currently, Nestle is the world’s largest food-producing company.

Swiss law prohibits keeping one guinea pig. They must have at least two of them.