Geneva to Gruyeres and Golden Panoramic Express Train Day Trip

Day Trips & Excursions in Switzerland

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4.5 out of 5

Tour description provided by Viator

Set off and discover traditional produce while taking in Switzerland's landscapes on a full day combined coach and train trip from Geneva. Soak up the enchanting atmosphere at Gruyeres and admire the rolling hills and meadows as you descend the hills to Montreux, overlooking Lake Geneva and the towering Alps. In between, you'll savor chocolate and cheese  tastings to round out your full day trip.
We will first visit the chocolate factory of Broc (Nestlé - Cailler) where you can taste his famous chocolate and understand how chocolate is so famous in Switzerland. Will then continue our gastronomic discovery in a cheese-dairy where you will sample some local manufactured cheese.Then you will have some free time in the village of Gruyeres to relax or visit his castle overhanging the entire Gruyere region. The village from the middle age will charm you with its picturesque architecture. Next we will catch the Panoramic Golden Express, this train passes above the Lake Leman and permits to enjoy the panoramic view on the beautiful countryside around the lake.

What’s included

  • Transport by coach
  • Chocolate factory visit with tasting
  • Cheese Diary visit with tasting
  • Train ride on the Panoramic Golden Express
  • Medieval village of Gruyeres
  • View on Swiss alps
  • Swiss countryside and wooden chalet
  • Entry/Admission - GoldenPass Line
  • Entry/Admission - Maison Cailler Chocolaterie

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Hotel pickup and drop off


  • Free snacks included
  • Comprehensive tour of the city
  • Free drinks included
  • Rail Tour