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Vieille-Ville de Montreux

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Address: rue du pont, Montreux, Switzerland

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Small and cosy old city

Small and cosy old city! Montreux is picturesque and it should be visited! Panoramic view of the lake

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Georgios K
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Athens, Greece
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angel fire, nm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nearly reasonable underground parking, or a short 3walk from the train station, the international cuisine and excellent shopping are good for any budget. Montreux is historic but very trendy and lots of English speaking staff everywhere,

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Uxbridge, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our walk along the promenade to the chateau de chillon we thought it would be a perfect opportunity to pop up to vieux Montreux on our way back. It was a good hike up hill, to be rewarded with a beautiful view over Montreux and the lake. A must see from a different perspective

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small and cosy old city! Montreux is picturesque and it should be visited! Panoramic view of the lake

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Mont-sur-Rolle, Switzerland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Suddenly an old part of a town that initially impresses you with a mix of lovely and ugly buildings. Rather high above the lake, old & intimate, with nice views.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We did enjoy the amazing views from the Vieille-Ville de Montreux. The winding narrow roads are lined with colourful old houses of all ages and styles. It seems to be the cultural heart of music, art and theatre for Montreux.

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Niš, Serbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Montreux is just a dream, lovely place, don't miss it. Choose a nice day though, so you can have a stroll by the lake, roam around the old town and enjoy a glass of wine in one of the nice restaurants in the evening. Well worth a visit!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We cruised around the quainter part of Montreux and enjoyed the rustic, smaller homes and restaurants tucked into cobblestone streets. There are a few museums to visit but we opted to head to the lake for more viewing and coffee. It is a definite up Hill climb. Cardio anyone?

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Santa Clara, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Its a hike uphill from the lake, and not architecturally unique. Provides a different perspective, and not (thankfully) particularly tourist oriented, but there are some hotels and restaurants up here.

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Montreux, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I lived in Montreux and a part of me is always there. I'm so in love with this city I go back every year because I miss it so badly. It's one of the most beautiful places ever <3

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Montreux by lake leman and in the foot of Swiss Alpines. Relaxing stroll by the lake and lots if activities, restaurants for all ages. Beautiful place I have ever been and fully recommend visiting it.

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