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Montreux, Switzerland Sightseeing
Fairmont Le Montreux Palace
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Montreux Sightseeing

Chillon Castle

City sightseeing tour of Montreux and Vevey with visit to the world-famous Chillon Castle, a top attraction in Montreux, immortalised by Lord Byron (Highlights: Charlie Chaplin, Freddy Mercury, Elizabeth of Austria and other famous composers, writers and musicians who lived in the area).

Helicopter Flight or hot-air ballooning

1-hour hot air balloon ride with a glass of white wine after landing (Gruyeres and Château d’Oex). Special merit certificates (20-40 guests). All year round, dependent on air-pressure and weather conditions

Mountain excursions

The Summit of the Rochers-de-Naye is located at 2’045m (6’700ft); offering some of the best sightseeing in Montreux, Switzerland, you will experience an excursion on cogwheel train or special “Old timer” steam train, then optional lunch at the “Plein-Roc” Restaurant (“Windows of the Alps”).

Cailler Swiss Chocolate Factory

See the process of deluxe Swiss chocolate making and tasting.

Glacier of Les Diablerets by cable car

The glacier of Les Diablerets (little devils’ glacier) is situated at an altitude of 3000 m (9830 ft); it is reachable by cable car. We offer optional outdoor picnics on the glacier or a lunch in the restaurant Botta 3000, named after its designer: the Swiss architect Mario Botta. Also available for team building activities.

Medieval village of Gruyeres, renowned for its cheese

Excursions to the medieval cheese village of Gruyeres, with optional visit to the cheese factory or the castle. The Golden Pass Panoramic train or the Belle-Époque train can be chartered for this excursion.
- The Panoramic train carries 60 to 200 guests, or larger groups upon request.
- The Belle-Époque train carries 20 to 60 guests
Cocktails, drinks, breakfast and entertainment on board - on request

Fine vineyards of the region

Excursion through the vineyards of Lavaux (UNESCO's World Heritage Site), stop over at a typical cellar for wine tasting, with an explanation of the history, cultivation and making of wine. Also available: touristic train through the vineyards.


Many original museums in Montreux, Switzerland (the Games Museum at La Tour de Peilz, Fine Arts Museum in Vevey, Olympic Museum in Lausanne, etc.)