• Location: Geneva, Switzerland
  • Duration: 10 hours (approx.)
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Delve into the rich traditions and picturesque landscapes of Switzerland during a full-day train and coach trip from Geneva. Climb aboard a luxury coach and travel to the quaint village of Broc to sample divine chocolate made in a traditional factory. Head into the hills and visit the beautiful mountaintop town of Gruyeres to savor the rich flavor of renowned Gruyere cheese in a local dairy. Descend to the hilltops of Montreux to admire sweeping vistas of Lake Geneva and conclude your tour with a wine tasting session at a Lavaux vineyard before returning to Geneva.


  • Full-day trip to Gruyere from Geneva
  • Travel by air-conditioned coach to Gruyere, then enjoy a ride on the Panoramic Golden Express train
  • Visit the Broc chocolate factory en route to Gruyere
  • Spend time at leisure in Gruyere village
  • Pass by the Lavaux Vineyard Terraces

What You Can Expect

Day Trip to Gruyères including Golden Panoramic Express Train

Gruyeres and the famous Golden Express (from Geneva)

Depart from a centrally located pickup point in Geneva and relax during the scenic journey to Gruyeres by luxury coach. Enjoy a brief interlude in Broc to taste rich chocolate in a traditional factory, and then return to the vehicle for the remainder of the journey to Gruyeres. 
Continue to educate your palate with a visit to cheese dairy in Gruyeres and savor the creamy and pungent flavor of locally manufactured cheese. Spend some leisurely free time exploring the picturesque hilltop town independently, opting to visit the grand castle that overlooks the scenic region if you wish. 
Next, climb aboard the Panoramic Golden Express train and gaze at sweeping vistas of Lake Leman and the countryside as you amble along a mountain route. Return to the vehicle after your tranquil ride and travel to the enchanting Lavaux vineyards.Taste wine amid the natural beauty of the region and then return to your coach for the journey back to Geneva.

Customer Reviews


5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2018

such an amazing day trip. Dont hesitate to do this one, chocolate, cheese and wine plus the beautiful Swiss scenery too.

John F

5 star rating: Highly Recommended February 2018

Very well done!

Tony B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended January 2018

This was an awesome trip! I would do it again.

Raissa Nina P

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2017

The views from the train are unforgettable, but oerhaps reserved seating would be better so you don’t have to sit with strangers.
My favorite part was the chocolate and fondue tasting, and tge chance to buy what you got to taste.


5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2017

Yolanda our guide knew how to take the crowd.She is agreed organisers looking after everyone of us.Good trip.

Heng Hau L

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2017

Yolanda our guide was great! She made the effort to bond with the group and explain the details of the attractions along the way. The picnic at the end of the trip at Lavaux was nicely done too. Well done!

kathleen n

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2017

Our tour guide was a lot of fun!! She was very knowledgeable about the region. The chocolate factory tour was really well done and highly recommended. At the farm/cheese maker we also did the bob sled run, which my kid loved! We included a visit to the castle at Gruyere and it was worth it. The entire day was a hassle-free way to see the best aspects of the region.

Earl F United States of ... 

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2017

Excellent, well-coordinated tour. Packs a lot in a day - chocolate tasting at Cailler chacouterie, bread and cheese, fondue at a quaint farmhouse near Gruyere some time to explore Gruyeres and the castle on your own Golden Express train through the mountains wine tasting by a picturesque Lavaux vineyard. If you're an Alien movie fan, the Higer Bar and/or Museum is a must see in Gruyeres.

Pippa D

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2017

Brilliant tour. Maria our guide was very informative of the local areas of interest and also very funny and friendly. We learnt a lot about Geneva history as we travelled along which was really interesting. Instructions on where and when to meet were very clear. The farm in Gruyeres was perfect and the delicious food an unexpected bonus. Very comfortable coach ride with gorgeous views over Lac Leman and the surrounding areas. Absolutely worth every penny. Thank you x

Mustafa B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended August 2017

This was a great excursion.

Maggie the tour guide was absolutely wonderful and very knowledgeable.

The chocolate factory is a must do, and do is the cheese factory and tasting. We had fun churning the cheese fondue.

Kids enjoyed it.

A must do!


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