ESN Zürich Office is open every Tuesday 18.00 - 19.00
- only during the semester
- not on public holidays
- see the academic calendar


When Fri 6. April 2018 07:00 -
Sat 7. April 2018 20:00 
Meeting place Zürich HB (under the big clock)
Geneva CERN and UNO Trip 


Have you ever wanted to see inside the United Nations offices (UNO)? Would you like to learn what kind of experiments are done at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)? Then join us for a special weekend in Geneva! ESN Zurich gives you the opportunity to get to know a beautiful city in the French-speaking part of Switzerland and two world-wide known organizations. We will explore the organisations on Friday and the streets of Geneva on Saturday. And of course, we will discover the nightlife on Friday in Geneva as well with the help of our friends from ESN Geneva.  (Link for the party on Friday:


Hast du schon immer in das Innere der Vereinigten Nationen (UNO) sehen wollen? Möchtest du gerne erfahren, was für Experimente das CERN leitet? Dann mach mit an einem tollen Wochende in Genf! ESN Zürich gibt dir die Möglichkeit eine wundervolle Stadt in der französisch sprechenden Schweiz und zwei weltweit bekannte Organisationen kennenzulernen. Am Samstag, werden wir die Strassen von Genf am Samstag erkunden. Und natürlich werden wir das Nachtleben in Genf am Freitagabend entdecken, mit der Hilfe von unseren Freunden von ESN Geneva. (Link für die Party am Freitagabend:





Friday 6th April:

07:00 - Meeting at Zurich HB
07:32 - Train to Geneva
10:18 - Arriving in Geneva
10:30 - Arriving at the hostel (where we can leave our bags)
11:00 - Buying sandwiches for lunch
12:00 - 13:00 - United Nations guided tour
14:00 - 14:30 - Lunch (in a park if the weather is nice)
15:00 - 18:00 - CERN guided tour
19:00 - Dinner in a restaurant (food is included in the price)
22:00 - Party with ESN Geneva

Saturday 7th April:

08:00 - Breakfast in the hostel
09:00 - Visit of tourist attractions
13:00 - Lunch
14:00 - Visit of tourist attractions
17:00 - Train to go back

Max. Participants25 -> Registration is necessary.
Entrance / Fee
without ESN card: CHF 115.00
with ESN card: CHF 110.00
Entrance / Fee Comment

Price with ESN Card:

  • With GA Travel card: 45 CHF
  • Below 25 years old (or with Halbtax): 110 CHF
  • Above 25 years old: 180 CHF


Price without ESN card:

  • With GA Travel card: 50 CHF
  • Below 25 years old (or with Halbtax): 115 CHF
  • Above 25 years old: 185 CHF


What’s included in the price: 

  • Transport to and from Geneva by train
  • United Nations guided tour
  • Cern guided tour
  • Dinner on Friday
  • Party with ESN Geneva on Friday
  • Accommodation at Geneva Hostel
  • Breakfast Saturday


What’s not included in the price:

  • Drinks
  • Lunch on Friday and Saturday
  • Personal expenses
  • Insurance


Coordinator(s) Sophie Schaltegger - Sandro Panighetti - Emma Sandell - Divya Maliakal 

There are a few things you cannot forget:

  • ESN Card (if you have one)
  • Identity document. "CERN's site are located on either side of the French-Swiss border and you might cross the border during your tour. In addition, depending on your nationality, you may also require a Schengen visa. We invite you to check with your consulate or embassy." (
  • Towel and Toiletries
Registration Mon 19. March 2018 - Mon 2. April 2018
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