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"Private Day Tour of Gruyère
"Private Day Tour of Gruyère Switzerland""You will be picked up from your hotel at 9am with your private van or minivan.Stroll in the charming medieval village of Gruyère with castle and ramparts. Learn more about the cheese production and for the chocolate lovers visit the chocolate factory and enjoy the chocolate tasting!Optional : Visit the castle of Gruyères Adult 10.- CHF supplementVisit the Gigger Museum Adult 10.- CHF  supplementVisit the Tibet Museum Adult 10.- CHF  suppl""Our mission is to delight your senses in a unique journey and leave an unforgettable memory for life of Gruyère.
From CHF1,190.00
 
Geneva City Tour
"Geneva is a global city home to many international groups UN agency headquarters and other diplomatic organizations. On this brief city sightseeing tour your local tour guide will show you where many of these famous organizations are housed and introduce you to Geneva’s top sights like the Jet d'Eau on Lake Geneva.You’ll tour the city on a bus and go for a ride on a mini-train to get a taste of Geneva's history. Then
From CHF48.00
 
Small-Group Geneva Segway Tour
"Choose from a morning or afternoon tour then head to your meeting point just along from Cornavin train station in central Geneva to meet your guide and hop aboard your Segway. A safe and efficient way of exploring the city Segways are pretty much the most fun you can have on two wheels! Begin your tour with a practice session to master the controls of your Segway then cruise off into Geneva with your guide. Head past local landmarks such as the Brunswick Monument and over the Bergues Bridge to the Old Town and enjoy the feeling of floating effortlessly through the city on your Segway. Spin along the narrow cobbled streets of the Old Town and admire pretty town squares babbling fountains and colorful flowerbeds. Visit Cathédrale de St-Pierre (St Pierre Cathedral) and the Reformation Wall — where significant events of the Protestant Reformation are honored — and gain insight into Geneva’s history. Head on through the Ol
From CHF199.00

More Things to Do in Gruyères

Eglise St-Theoddule (Church)

Eglise St-Theoddule is the beautiful church that situated downhill of the Castle. You could see the church beautifully from the castle. I visited the church after visiting the castle. I walked...
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Jan 14, 2016

Castle: Knight's Room

Knight's Room is the most impressive room of the castle. It has a serial of wall paintings to represent Gruyeres legends and mixes them to its counts' history that based on Daniel Bovy's drafts. They...
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cal6060
Jan 14, 2016

Castle: Music Room

It is located on the 2nd floor of the castle. It is painted green wall. The pianoforte in the center of the room by J.W. Braschoss (Geneva) made for Franz Liszt about 1835. The wall panelling and...
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cal6060
Jan 10, 2016

Castle: Esplanade

The Esplanade was built as part of the fortifications by Count Francois 1st (1433-1475) and carried on by his son Louis (1475-1492). As dated 1752, a well now marks the place where the old ditch used...
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cal6060
Jan 10, 2016

Castle: The Chapel

This chapel was built in the 13th century as a place of worship. It is located east side of the esplanade of the castle. And the original chapel was known as St John and had the chapel renovation in...
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cal6060
Jan 10, 2016

Castle: Ramparts & French Style Garden

The ramparts and the French style landscape garden are located on the east side of the castle. You could simply walk on the ramparts until you see the garden. It is enjoyable to walk on the old...
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cal6060
Jan 10, 2016
 
 
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The Castle of Gruyères

The brief history of Castle of Gruyères:*First Built - Unknown (Between 11th and 16th centuries)*Michel owned it until 1554 due to bankruptcy.*Between 1555 to 1798, residence to the bailiffs and then...
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cal6060
Jan 10, 2016

Tibet Museum

Another unexpected attraction in Gruyères is the Tibet Museum. Tibet Museum is next to the HR Giger Museum. Alain Bordier has set up this museum with a collection of Buddhism Arts including...
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cal6060
Jan 01, 2016

HR Giger Museum

I never thought I would see "Alien" in Gruyères. This is the only permanent museum of the Swiss surrealist painter, Hans Rudolf "Ruedi" Giger or simply HR Giger. Shall I describe it as horrifying or...
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cal6060
Dec 31, 2015

Le Calvaire

It looks like a chapel in the Gruyères town square. In fact, It is an art gallery where a number of local craftsmen come to exhibit their work here. You would expect to find small wooded craft...
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cal6060
Dec 31, 2015

Gruyères Town Square

The Gruyères Town Square has a wide pedestrian stone walkway with beautiful classical swiss houses that converted to become hotels, restaurants, souvenir shops, cafes, travel agency, bars, and etc....
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cal6060
Dec 28, 2015

Northern Ramparts and Gates

The northern ramparts and gates were what I first saw when I reached the Gruyères Old town. They are the remaining old ramparts and gates of the old town, which is not very long or big for the space....
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cal6060
Dec 26, 2015

La Maison Du Gruyère

This is my first time visiting a Cheese Making Demonstration Factory. Le Gruyère Cheese is not only famous cheese brand in Switzerland but throughout the World especially in the U.S and Europe. They...
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cal6060
Dec 26, 2015

GRUYERES CASTLE INSIDE & THE RAMPARTS

Be prepared for some climbing when looking around this Castle. Looking through the Castle rooms, I found quite a few painted with medieval legends, and others had huge Flemish tapestries. The...
balhannah
Nov 14, 2015

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Rue du Bourg 22, Gruyeres, 1663, Gruyere CH-1663, Switzerland
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