Allottment gardens
Allottment gardens

Switzerland in images

Discover the beautiful or mysterious objects that are hidden in the aerial images of swisstopo.

Cultural Switzerland

New version for the swisstopo VR application

By means of eight selected scenes from Switzerland, the swisstopo VR App shows the potential of the swisstopo 3D geospatial data for Virtual Reality applications.

The swisstopo VR app

Map reading

All you need to know about map reading The new leaflet "Map reading" offers comprehensive information for reading and using national maps in Switzerland.

Let’s go outdoors with Swiss Map Mobile!

Get to know Swiss Map Mobile now. With Swiss Map Mobile you can be on the move wherever you like, online as well as offline.

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Swiss nature parks

Did you know that about 15 % of the surface of Switzerland are protected by nature parks?

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Chat with us on social media!

Communication with our customers and partners is very important to us. This is why we have a social media presence, posting news, the latest photos and videos and providing fascinating insights into what we do. Find out more about swisstopo and get in touch. We want to know what you think!

Our offer

Basic data processing

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Geographical, geological and technical basics plus statutory mandates.

Basic Data

Freely available online tools and geodata

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Maps, photos and applications available free of charge on the Internet (open data).

Online tools and geodata

Standard range

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Commercially available maps, photos, data and applications.

Standard Range

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Client-specific services for authorities and/or private individuals.

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