The best of Zurich museums

While you are visiting Montreux Switzerland, you will want to see the best museums in Zurich. Zurich is filled with museums, each with its own unique story to tell visitors.  The hotels in Montreux are not located very far from Zurich– an easy day trip for tourists.  When you do visit Zurich, make sure that you take time to visit one of these outstanding Zurich museums. Continue reading

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Zurich’s best gardens and parks

If you have scheduled your Montreux ski vacation but are looking for other things to do while visiting Switzerland, consider a trip to Zurich. Zurich has many tourist attractions including museums, parks, gardens and historical monuments.  Most Montreux hotels can assist guests with information on an excursion to Zurich.  While in Zurich, make sure that you see the city’s most popular parks and gardens. Continue reading

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The historical Chillon Castle

After you have found your Montreux hotel for your Montreux,Switzerland vacation, you should begin to plan what you will do while visiting this breathtaking part of the world.  There are many attractions in Montreux and the surrounding area.  You will not want to miss the great skiing or the Montreux festival during your stay; however, there is one castle that you must see during your stay – – the Chillon Castle.  With over 1,000 years of history to explore, you will not want to miss this magnificent castle nestled on the shores of Lake Geneva at the foot of the Alps. Continue reading

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Why You Should Visit Montreaux Switzerland

Switzerland is famous for many things:  delectable chocolates, fine watches and clocks, trains that somehow always stay on schedule, stark mountain glaciers, tourism, Gruyère cheese, banking, meticulous neatness, skiing and mountaineering in the Swiss Alps, and most of all, fabulous views.

Whether you’re visiting Switzerland in spring, summer, fall, or winter, you’ll never be bored.  Skiing, snowboarding, fly fishing, hiking, mountain biking, shopping and sightseeing are just a few of the things travelers typically do while they’re in Switzerland.  But let’s focus on one particular Swiss village – lovely little Montreaux. Continue reading

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The Chocolate Train – a delicious experience

While visiting Montreux, make sure that you book a day trip on The Chocolate Train.  This delicious tourist attraction combines the experience of a train ride with breathtaking views, cheese and chocolate factory tours and, of course, delicious chocolates.  This experience is a great way to see the beautiful scenery in Switzerland while being lulled by the sound of the train as it rolls over the tracks. Continue reading

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