7 days in Montreux & Vevey Itinerary

7 days in Montreux & Vevey Itinerary

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7 days in Montreux & Vevey Itinerary

Start: Montreux
1
Montreux
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Vevey
— 3 nights
train:  3​h
End: Zermatt

3
nights
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Change things up with these side-trips from Montreux: Lauenensee (in Lauenen), Oeschinen Lake (in Kandersteg) and Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke (in Frutigen). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue, see the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience, contemplate the long history of Chateau de Chillon, and glide through natural beauty at Glacier 3000.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Montreux trip tool .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Geneva Cointrin International Airport, Bern Belp Airport and Basel Mulhouse Freiburg. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Vevey.

Things to do in Montreux

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke, Swiss Vapeur Parc, Chateau de Chillon, Oeschinen Lake, Fondation Pierre Gianadda
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Freddie Mercury Statue ©
Freddie Mercury Statue
Lakeside Promenade Fleuri ©
Lakeside Promenade Fleuri
Rochers-de-Naye ©
Rochers-de-Naye

3
nights
Vevey

Vevey ©
Vevey is a town in Switzerland in the canton Vaud, on the north shore of Lake Geneva, near Lausanne.It was the seat of the district of the same name until 2006, and is now part of the Riviera-Pays-d'Enhaut District. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vevey: Magdalena Hermitage (in Granges-Paccot), Creux du Van (in Neuchatel) and Castle of Gruyeres (in Gruyeres). There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Charlie Chaplin Statue, examine the collection at Alimentarium, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Barvara, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Lausanne.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Vevey trip builder app .

Vevey is just a short distance from Montreux. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Vevey

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lausanne, Chaplin's World, Castle of Gruyeres, Creux du Van, Magdalena Hermitage
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Castle of Gruyeres ©
Castle of Gruyeres
Charlie Chaplin Statue ©
Charlie Chaplin Statue

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