Solothurn area

Investing and working

Right at the heart of Switzerland, “espaceSolothurn” is a multicultural melting pot of innovation, value creation, and savoir-vivre. Here businesses from all over the world will find highly-qualified personnel, cooperative authorities and politicians, low-cost land for industrial use and construction, and an attitude to life that’s refreshingly open to new ideas and opportunities.

The benefits of setting up in the Solothurn area:

  • Ideal location between the urban centers of Zurich, Bern, Geneva, and Basel
  • Living tradition of perfection: world-class precision technology, microelectronics, and medtech
  • Desirable place for qualified personnel to live and work

Living in the Solothurn area

Nestling between cosmopolitan urbanity and rural spaciousness, espaceSolothurn offers the best of many different worlds: baroque history and innovative spirit, elegant savoir-vivre and Mediterranean nonchalance, high quality of life and low overheads, attractive housing and cheap building land, green spaces and a lively cultural mix.

Suggested activities:

  • Solothurn: Switzerland’s most beautiful baroque city
    Wend your way through the cobbled alleys of the old town, browse the many boutiques, visit a museum, or enjoy the city’s nightlife: Solothurn has much more to offer than just high baroque. The best way to explore the city is on a themed guided tour.
  • Weissenstein: peak panorama experience
    Whether you hike all the way up via the romantic Verenaschlucht gorge or take the cable car straight to the top, Solothurn’s signature mountain offers a spectacular panorama and the amenities of a brand-new tourist and conference hotel.
  • Aare: recreation on your doorstep
    With so many picturesque places to enjoy on the Aare, whether you’re on foot, a bike, rubber boat or river cruiser, the river offers recreation for everyone. And once you’re finished, you can relax for a drink at a bar along the Solothurn Riviera.