Passing by the highway with one hand the Jura and the other Lake Geneva, admire the vineyards on the coast. After 45 minutes, you arrive at Ouchy, a city sports and history, famous for being the headquarters of the Olympic Committee and its Museum on the edge of the Lake. Walk along the seafront flourished from Lake Geneva, in breathing the scents and admiring the colors.
Different types of excursions are available depending on the arrival.
Visit to the Olympic Museum, this place has a special place, bringing together three types of human expression: sport, art and culture. The tour allows visitors to become aware of the actual size of the Olympic movement. The exhibition spaces full of history and emotions will allow each to enlighten your own Olympic torch.
Vevey, tourist town, visitors come mainly to the shores of Lake Geneva and the various water sports it offers. Among the famous personalities who have spent holidays in Vevey, there is Ernest Hemingway, the famous writer, Charlie Chaplin, who spent the last 25 years of his life in Vevey before being buried there in 1997. In ancient times, Vevey was the main port on Lake Geneva. And it is here, in 1867, Henri Nestlé has built the first factory of powdered milk. Nestlé headquarters, first agro-industrial group of worldwide at its headquarters in Vevey.
The other famous city on the shore of Lake Geneva is Montreux, famous worldwide for its jazz festival. But also for its restaurants, its buildings and its casino, the oldest in Switzerland. Enjoy free time to taste the famous perch fillets, one of the other delights of Lake Geneva. Take advantage of the free time to go shopping in the boutiques of Montreux.
Visiting the Chillon Castle is like going back in time! Each room reveals part of the history of the castle. Modern technology enables better understanding the daily life of the Court of Savoy, as well as the Bernese officers in the Middle Ages. A magical place and the most visited in all of Switzerland.
SPECIAL DAILY EXCURSION
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