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Corniche Lavaux Vineyards

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Lavaux, Montreux 1818, Switzerland
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Absolutely delightful, easy walking path to follow and wines to try out. Aslo wonderful for a Sunday family outing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank franklinss26
Reviewed October 20, 2018

The vineyards are beautiful with the lake on one side and the terraced vineyards on the other. We walked from village to village, stopping to eat and drink. The views and towns make for wonderful pictures!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ann Z
Reviewed October 12, 2018

The grand vistas, the colour of the lake nicely complimenting the greens of the vineyards and the back drop of mountains gives the area a fairy tale feel... walking thru the vine terraces as undulating valley is spread before the eyes dotted with fairy tale...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DipanwitaK2015
Reviewed October 5, 2018

That is a UNESCO World Heritage place. A must go, of course on a sunny day and maybe do the wine tasting. We skipped this because we had children with us. The views on Lac Leman are unforgettable, it made us wanna live there :)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Deniza_Ianev
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Some great walks through the vineyards, uphill and down - make sure you carry water because most of the fountains in the villages you go through have water unfit for drinking. If you get the train to Grandvaux you can walk down to Lutry through...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Barbara E
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Merci Beaucoup #lavaux #vinorama for amazing wine tasting experience after nearly 2.5 hours of exploring different parts of #lavauxvineyards. UNESCO listed Lavaux is a natural and cultural heritage site. It is around 200 years old. #howtogetthere : 1) Bus from Montreux Marché to Vevey -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank VENI VIDI VICI F
Reviewed September 9, 2018

I wanted to take the Train des Vignes from Vevey station but the period I was there, the train wasn't running. Nevertheless, you can take the post-bus to Chexbres station. The lady attendant at Vevey station very kindly took me to the place to wait...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank crybaby21sg
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We have traveled extensively thru the US and Europe. This is just breathtakingly beautiful! Words are not adequate. The mountains, the lake, the steep, steep vineyards, narrow corniche roads, all = SPECTACULAR!! We did not allow enough time, just 2 days. Would recommend a week...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank hellmbeck
Reviewed August 6, 2018

i recommend hiring an Ebike from the Train station and doing this section of the Herzroute. one of the nicest parts of switzerland in summer

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Rich_dw_chnz
Reviewed July 17, 2018

What more u need to walk up or down on a world heritage site on lake Geneva from Swiss sideU climb up by a train from Vevey n reaching up start trekking down looking wineyards fieldss n villages on it have lunch on small restraints...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Ben T
August 30, 2018|
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Response from Irene-Schrijver |
Hello Ben, You can just walk to the vineyards by yourself, there are many routs around. There are many wineries that you can visit and taste wines. So there is not one cellar but many ;)
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Nish0284
Muscat, Oman
Suggestions on Itinerary (3 Replies)
Hi, Me and my wife are traveling to Switzerland in the last week of September for a 9 days trip and has planned the following Itinerary: Arrive in Zurich on 8th at 8 PM Day 1) 19th Sept - From Zurich to Rhine Falls via Winterthur & Schaffhausen (Night Stay in Zurich) Day 2) 20th Sept - Zurich City Tour and then to Lucerne (Night Stay in Lucerne) Day 3) 21th Sept – Trip to Mount Pilatus/Rigi/Titlis (Night Stay in Lucerne) Day 4) 22th Sept – Half Day Trip in and around Lucerne and...More
September 06, 2016|
Response frombofoster|
Answers to 1) Mt Titlis if you want white, Mt Rigi if you like to see green and other colors. 2) You will be able to take a selfie in town of Zermatt, but you will miss Gornergrat, at comparable height to Mt Titlis, or Klein Matterhorn, which is even higher at 3883m. You need to spend at least 2 nights in Zermatt to do those. 3) Everywhere in Switzerland is costly, Montreux is not the most expensive. Use the [hotel] button above to find one that suits your budget. 4) sure. Are you sure it...More
xctour
Paris, France
Itinerary and Hotel Advice - 9 Day Trip (4 Replies)
Hi. My husband and I will be meeting his parents (70 yrs old) in Switzerland for an 8 or 9 day trip during the last week of July. We want to see spectacular views (alps, lakes, waterfalls, vineyards), enjoy nature, take leisurely strolls, do some sightseeing, relax on a veranda, etc. We had thought about flying into Zurich and staying in 3 different areas (Lucerne-Wengen-Montreux or Vevey) but are now thinking we should limit it to two bases (maybe Wengen and Montreux/Vevey?) so the trip...More
April 26, 2012|
Response fromKimSanJose|
Hi LIsa T and welcome to the forums! Your idea of 2 bases rather than 3 is exactly right. Too much hassling around with packing/unpacking/logistics, etc otherwise. You lose at least 1/2 day, more typically a full day every time you change bases. Your picks of Montreux/Vevey and Wengen are also excellent. Two very different regions with different things to offer. I love the Fairmont Montreux. For what you are looking for I think it is perfect. But, then again, it's the only place I've...More
Vimmy A
New Delhi, India
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards - montreux (3 Replies)
Will Visit to Vineyards in the month of august be fruitful ?? I mean different colours that we see in wineyards .....will they be there in august ?? am travelling in 1 week of august
July 30, 2011|
Response fromswandav|
Hi vimmyarora, I think the vineyards will be ripe & green and will be very pretty. The very best time, in my opinion, is later in the year, though. I think the best time is late Sep/early Oct. But it should be pretty in August. s