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Vieille-Ville de Montreux

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Address: rue du pont, Montreux, Switzerland
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Montreux - a beautiful village in Switzerland

Montreux is a charming city about 60 miles/100 km northeast of Geneva, nestled beneath the beautiful mountains. Everywhere there are beathtaking views of the mountain and lakes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 20, 2015
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Geneva, Switzerland

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Sao Paulo, SP
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42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Montreux is a super lovely place. Very nice place to visit during the jazz festival if you want view people. Lovely place to visit during the end of summer with your love.

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Macau, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

This is a lovely old town feel and i recommend strolling down in the early evening rather than walking up. The view from the top is stunning and it's like walking through yesteryear. Well worth the effort to walk through if in Montreux.

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Helsinki
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

It is worth walking to the village. In many European old towns you can feel the past better than here

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Chardonne, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The Vieille Ville is OK but there is not that much interesting to see. The street market and some of the small shops are ok but .... Switzerland is full of "vieille-ville" and Montreux doesn't make much effort to offer something different.

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Victoria, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We took a 5-minute city bus ride up the hill to the old town. There we found a really quaint restaurant were we had a delicious raclette - restaurants in town weren't offering - where the owners gave personal service.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Montreux is a charming city about 60 miles/100 km northeast of Geneva, nestled beneath the beautiful mountains. Everywhere there are beathtaking views of the mountain and lakes. The only drawback is that many shops and restaurants are closed on Sundays. Also, if you're going to take the train to the top of the mountain, check schedules beforehand, as there is... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

We were there on a Sunday so everything was closed in the old city. It was still interesting to get to know it.

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Luanda, Angola
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

What great views for life. travels along the lake gives different panoramic views of the lake. take the morning train as it takes almost 1/2 day the trip

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I loved this city in Switzerland.The scenery there is breathtaking, you could walk by the lake and see the Mont Blanc from there.In xmas time they had a xmas market which was very nice,and you can take a bus to visit the Chillon Castle

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Blangy-sur-Bresle, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

This is a nice walk to the old town and it is quiet interesting as you are in the montains - the motorway is on the top of your head - very nicely done and also quiet scary if you are living here

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Address: rue du pont, Montreux, Switzerland
Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Vaud  >  Montreux

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