Day Trip to Lausanne, Montreux and Château de Chillon

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Day Trip to Lausanne, Montreux and Château de Chillon information and booking

9 hours 30 minutes
Departs from
Central Geneva
Returns to
Concludes at 6:30pm. You may advise your preferred return point to the driver on the day of the tour.
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Tour description provided by Viator

Explore the beautiful Swiss cities of Lausanne and Montreux on this relaxing and scenic day trip from Geneva. You'll drive through the beautiful Swiss countryside, enjoy free time in Lausanne and Montreux, and take a guided tour of the famous Château de Chillon, a stunning castle that sits on Lake Geneva.

Take off on a day trip from Geneva to explore more of the Lake Geneva area. Drive through the scenic Swiss countryside on your way to your first stop, Lausanne. The cultural center of Switzerland, Lausanne is a beautiful city surrounded by the Swiss Alps. After an orientation tour, you will have free time to stroll around the lake, visit the Olympic Museum or explore however you please.

Then, you'll take a drive along Lake Geneva, passing the famous towns of Vevey and Montreux to reach the Château de Chillon, a beautiful lakeside castle that is one of Switzerland's most famous monuments. You’ll take a guided tour, and then board a traditional paddle boat for a short cruise on the lake, where you’ll enjoy another stunning view of the castle.

Finally, you'll head back to the town of Montreux. You’ll have free time to explore the charming streets, go for a walk along the lake or do some shopping.

On the return drive to Geneva, drinks will be served on the bus.

Please note: There is no boat cruise duting the month of November

What's included

  • Guided tour and entrance to the castle of chillon
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Professional guide

What isn't included

  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)