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Geneva: Gruyères Gold Tour with Train Ride & Tastings

Product ID: 4875
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There is no better temptation than chocolate smell! Journey through chocolate tradition with tasting the most famous of Swiss delicacies.
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Duration: 9.5 hours
Starting time 8:15 AM
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, German, Italian

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Experience

Highlights
  • Taste Swiss delicacies
  • Admire the breathtaking landscapes of Gruyères
  • Ride aboard the Golden Express train
  • Enjoy panoramic views over the Alps
  • Visit a chocolate and cheese factory
  • Visit a medieval village
Full description
Admire breathtaking landscapes of Gruyères. At the top of the hill, breathe pure mountain air and hear cowbells in the pasture.
Enjoy authentic Alpine cheese making and suddenly become expert in (Swiss) cheese fondue by preparing it yourself.

The chocolat factory visit starts around 10:45 AM and ends at 12:00 PM. After the visit you will go to a traditional restaurant from about 12:20 to 2pm where you will taste different kinds of local cheeses, dried meat and sausage, and enjoy the fondue dish and a small local dessert.

Then you will have free time in Gruyères village from about 2:15 PM to 3:00 PM and then we will take you to the Golden Pass train in Montbovon at 3:28 PM. Relax in a comfortable ride aboard the famous Golden Express train overlooking magnificent views over Lake Leman.


Includes
  • Live guide speaking French and English (German, Italian, Spanish depending on the guide but not guaranteed)
  • Chocolate tasting during the visit to the chocolate factory
  • Fondue tasting
  • Appetizer in the Lavaux
  • Train ticket for the Golden Express train

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Meeting point

Start Point: Geneva Bus Station (Place Dorcière)

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Pets
  • Smoking in the vehicle
Know before you go
Please note that this tour runs only from April to October.

Children between 0 to 3 years, free of charge
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Safety
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Product ID: 4875