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Gruyères, Swiss cheese and chocolate factory tour from Lausanne

Availability: Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays
Duration: 8 hours
Language: English, French
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  • Visit a chocolate factory and sample as much chocolate as you want
  • Learn about the swiss secret of cheese making
  • Discover the medieval village of Gruyères
  • Enjoy the scenery of the Swiss countryside
What to expect

On this day trip visit a Chocolate factory (where you can eat as much chocolate as you want), then travel to Gruyères and learn about the swiss secret of the cheese making in the "maison du Gruyère". Discover the medieval village of Gruyères, well known for it cheese. Enjoy one of the many restaurant and the typical food, and have a walk in the swiss countryside. Succumb to the swiss flavors on the perfect excursion for the greedy!

Start your excursion with chocolate softness visiting a famous factory. Discover the secrets of making Swiss Chocolate and enjoy tasting as much as you like and can.

Before arriving to the mediaval village, have a stop in the home of Gruyere, in this nice museum you will discover the many secrets of the swiss cheese making. Then on your way to Gruyères, enjoy Swiss countryside taking a great big breath of fresh air. Be charmed by the real Switzerland, its green fields, its cows and Mountains. In the afternoon, spend some free time in Gruyères strolling the middle age village. Then the bus will take you down of the Mountain. A day full of taste and unforgettable experiences.

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What's included
  • Transportation
  • Guide
  • Visit to Maison du Gruyère
  • Chocolate factory visit
  • Free time in Gruyère
What's not included
  • Food and drinks
  • Panoramic train
  • Cheese making at Maison du Gruyère
  • Other fees
Reduced price
  • Children aged (4-12): reduced
  • Infants aged (0-3): reduced

Place du Port 1006 Lausanne

Meeting point:

Meet your tour on Place du Port in front of Ouchy's castle (Château d'Ouchy).


1 May to 30 September:

  • Tuesdays, Fridays and Sundays at 9.00am

1 October to 31 October:

  • Fridays and Sundays at 9.00am
  • Please arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to tours departure
  • Tour does not operate from 1 November to 30 April
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Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the activity begins.

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