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Swiss Chocolate Train

Montreux, Switzerland
+41 21 989 81 90
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Stunning scenery

We aren't one for organised tours but this was recommended and we are so glad we went. The train... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Julie C
Beverley, United Kingdom
Great day out!

We have been on the chocolate train today, (whole train is 1st class) beautiful mountains... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We aren't one for organised tours but this was recommended and we are so glad we went. The train experience is a memorable one, it twists and turns up the mountain and the views of Lake Geneva and the resorts which surround it and mountain...More

1  Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been on the chocolate train today, (whole train is 1st class) beautiful mountains, interesting gruyere cheese factory (with samples!) and then on to gruyere village for a visit to the the castle and brought a lovely fondue for lunch! Then to the chocolate...More

1  Thank vidiyal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the famous Chocolate train from Montreux. This is an old train, maintained as a historic piece of old European train model! In the train, you are given hot chocolate drink and rich tasting chocolate pastry. In one day this train takes you to...More

1  Thank kvramani
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Start by boarding an old fashioned train with plush seating, enjoy the complimentary croissant and coffee and sit back and enjoy the scenery on the way to Gruyeres. Do the tour of the cheese making place (eat the free samples) Next stage of the trip...More

2  Thank NeilNelson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's no better way to enjoy Switzerland than to experience their chocolate and cheese. The Swiss chocolate train tour is a good way to do both from the comfort of the train and admire the beautiful mountain scenery (with plenty of cows) on the way...More

2  Thank BunnyL25
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this adventure a week in advance and was very easy to book. For the price I feel it was a good deal. Others say it is good for kids, however, my kids (ages 12 and 16) would of been bored! I left from...More

5  Thank stromch1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't actually get tickets for the chocolate train organised tour, but were told we could do it ourselves, so we did. Definitely recommend the trip and definitely recommend going it alone, as it was cheaper and more convenient to go at your own pace....More

3  Thank Amy B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

It's for children as well as adults. The train starts from Montreux rail station (Gare as they call it) the guys on train are co-operative. They give u chocolates & coffee , a small breakfast on board. U first visit gruyere cheese factory & See...More

1  Thank de_milin66
Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The trip is done in a beautiful vintage train. Seats are very comfortable. The chocolate croissant and coffee/tea/hot chocolate you get shortly after leaving the train station start the trip off right! Staff are very pleasant and competent. The train kept stopping on the way...More

1  Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 12 November 2016

it was alright but i thought we'd be on the train most of the time instead going to the cheese and chocolate factories. We also had to leave the train often. At least we made up for it in chocolate There should have been more...More

6  Thank NicoletteDesiree
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Hi Amy, travelling to montreux next month.. just curious to know if you could not get a seat for the guided tour..how did you go about the bookings..and what can be the savings? TIA
1 June 2017|
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Response from stromch1 | Reviewed this property |
If you have rented a car, it would be very easy to drive to Gruyere yourself. You can do both tours separately if you have a car or a way to get there. The added bonus was the train experience as well as the views you get... More