Montreux City Walking Tour
Wind: 6 km/h
- Switzerland Tour invites all the travelers to discover Montreux during two-hour walking tour.
- Spend your holiday in Montreux City, home to famous celebrities.
- Stroll along the shoreline of Montreux and take a look at the memorial of Freddie Mercury.
- Trip to Montreux’s glorious Chateau de Chillon.
- Admire the awesome scenery over Lake Geneva after the Montreux City walking tour ends.
Montreux is the Pearl of Swiss Riviera; mild climate, palms along the lakeside, magnificent scenery with the mysterious mountains and the beautiful blue Lake Geneva. Here you can combine your shopping with the other Montreux tourist attractions, such as visiting the medieval Chillon Castle, health-improving thermal baths, local gardens, gourmet’s restaurants. In addition, you can stroll along the lakeside and simply enjoy the atmosphere of the city, where Charlie Chaplin, Freddie Mercury, Jean-Jacques Rousseau and other celebrities lived.
Start exploring the world-known City of Montreux after meeting your expert guide at any centrally located spot. Stroll around the town of Montreux to see a glamorous tourist resort associated with the rock legend, Freddie Mercury. The statue of the famous British singer Freddie is situated in front of the lake.
Spend your enjoyable time by walking through the magnetic streets, having unforgettable promenade on the scenic shoreline of Montreux Riviera with inhaling the clear air.
The guided tour will proceed to discover the last point of the walking tour, which is the most visited medieval castle in Europe - Chateau de Chillon. This castle is the main source of admiring this city. It is nestled on a rocky island, from where you will find out the importance of the historical heritage of Switzerland’s most visited place.
The most important event in Montreux is Montreux Jazz Festival. It lasts for two weeks in July. Settled since 1967 where you can meet the jazz, blues, soul, rock musicians. Surely, you will enjoy their unforgettable performances. In December, you can participate in the Comedy Festival, where you will have a lot of fun. Also, adore the Christmas Market with magical wooden houses.
Whenever the walking tour ends, you can take a traditional paddleboat (not available in winter season), travel through the flickering waters of Lake Geneva (Lac Leman), and admire the fantastic views on both shorelines of the lake.
Montreux is considered as one of the best places to visit in Switzerland, by offering a charming and peaceful atmosphere to its visitors from all around the world.
Here is Switzerland-tour exclusively to offer you all this and advise you on the other additional must-visit places in Montreux such as:
- Musée de Montreux (a museum inside an ancient winegrower’s house)
- Queen Studio Experience
- Lakeside Promenade Fleuri
- Statue Li Ning
- Lavaux Vineyards
- Narcissus Trails
- Fairmont Le Montreux Palace
- Palais Oriental
- Swiss Camera Museum
- La Rambertia Garden
- The package includes
- Guide Service
- The package does not include
- Optional excursions