City profile

Olten has approximately 17,500 residents, making it the largest city in the canton of Solothurn.

Olten's museums: its Nature Museum, Art Museum and "Wertpapierwelt", a museum of shares and bonds, are popular attractions.

Those with a yearning for the exotic will find Switzerland's largest Thai temple in nearby Gretzenbach. Just one of the events happening is the Olten Summer Onset Celebration in Oensingen: a celebration featuring Switzerlandメs largest firework display.

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City Travel

Fly to Zurich from: Dublin, Edinburgh, London, Manchester, Birmingham.

Train from Zurich to Olten: 30m