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A Salute to Charlie Chaplin!

Clearly Charlie Chaplin has left indelible memories for a few generations and Vevey pays a... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
0neRainbow
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Sydney, Australia
Be careful you don’t miss it !

We stayed in the Grand Hotel du Lac which is just minutes away from the statue and yet we managed... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Worldtraveller2902
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London
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we planned to visit the Lac Lèman area, we had to choose a place to be our base for four or five days, from where we would make all the necessary short trips. We chose Vevey, and it proved to be an excellent choice....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A good place near the sea to walk and take photos ... and to take photo with a fork in the sea and chairs on the rocks near ..and behind the statue the a food museum < can visit

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Clearly Charlie Chaplin has left indelible memories for a few generations and Vevey pays a significant tribute to Charlie Chaplin - certainly, one for the enthusiasts of the famous character - young and old alike. The location is also great and is surround by some...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 0neRainbow
Reviewed 24 September 2018

A good photo stop, it is very famous with the tourists and who does'nt like Charlie. Just near the famous fork in the lake, the statue is erected on a rose flower bed and people like to plant roses in Charlie's ears or lips and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

This statue is on the promenade near the fork. The sunset on the promenade is very pretty. The statue is given a fresh rose to hold each day

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank karol452
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Grand Hotel du Lac which is just minutes away from the statue and yet we managed to walk past it twice before we realised it was there ! If you are a Chaplin fan or visiting the area then don’t miss...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 5 September 2018

If you're a big Chaplin fan, maybe it means more to you,. For me it was just another statue. Probably the museum (which we didn't see) is more interesting.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Busloads of people come to take photos of themselves or their friends with Charlie, who is given a fresh rose to hold every day. He stands in front of the Alimentarium food museum which has pleasant shady gardens full of fruit, vegetables and herbs.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Barbara E
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

The tribute to the greatest man of satire is too small, albeit important. Even Gogol's statue is more impressive. Alas...

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank alex1st
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

As the fork near the statue of charlie chaplin, it is not about them it is about the amazing view of the lake of geneva and the mountains, breathtaking view. Not s great statue.. just relax take a deep breath and watch the view.

Date of experience: August 2018
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sps04
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Hi. Just to add - depending on your physical abilities, you could walk from Montreux to Vevey in about 45 minutes. It is a beautiful walk along the coast. Have a great trip!
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