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Reviewed 6 November 2018

You can do this trip on your own at your own pace, no need to go on this overpriced and very poorly organized excursion. They are not very accommodating to the handicapped visitors, and be careful about booking in advance! They do not allow any...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Laura N
Reviewed 20 October 2018

The idea of such a tour is very good and the scenery on the road is breathtaking. The visit to the chocolate factory was very nice and interactive. The visit to the cheese factory was also good but not as interactive and good as the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank bussman2018
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Our trip began in Montreux on a Belle Époque train with hot chocolate and warm chocolate filled pastries. What’s not to love! It also included a two+ hour stop in the town of Gruyeres . Plenty of time to explore the castle, the town and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
4  Thank T1296LFkarenw
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Train trip plus croissant & chocolate then bus to factories comfortable.Disappointed at both places as guides were radios,not what we expected you do not get to see the real making of cheese or chocolate but as usual there was a shop selling the normal touristy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
9  Thank Vdoo
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

This would have been a great day out had we have actually taken the train. We were told that between the cheese museum and the chocolate factory we would be taken by coach because of problems on the train line and that we would get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
11  Thank DanaP-London
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

So. We were promised a nice train there and a nice train back, and a visit to an authentic cheese and chocolate factory. Instead, we ended up and spending half an hour on the train there. They ran out of coffee and tried to give...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank K2984XStims
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the majority of the trip. The train was beautiful and a fun journey with the old style. The staff were very efficient and made sure everyone was to time. I haven't done many trips as part of a big group before and found...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank writingwaffle
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This can be marked as one of the best days we spent in Switzerland. I had to postpone our entire 18 days schedule just to include The Chocolate Train ride (because we went in June: only running on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday), but I did...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Dulki
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a must go.we visited a cheese factory,a castle and the gruyere village thanks to this. The staff was friendly and helpful. This is a must if you are visiting Switzerland .😍😍😍

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Malki S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A lovely day begins with a ride on a nostalgic train to the Cheese factory at Gruyere. Your then taken by bus to Gruyere village which is better than it looks in the pictures. You have enough time here to explore this village, the castle...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank Andrea V
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