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Monday - Friday 9am to 5pm

Gold Chaplin, Swiss Cheese, Chocolate & Chamonix

Europe
  • Duration: 8 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK6761

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Luxury Coach

Your hotel is perfectly positioned for you to

indulge in the most authentic Swiss cheese,

wine and chocolate-making experiences. Feel

on top of the world at Chamonix, walk in

Freddie Mercury's footsteps in chic Montreux

and visit Charlie Chaplin's former home on the

northern banks of Lake Geneva.

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

Free time to explore Leysin

Welcome drink at the Hotel Central-

Residence Leysin

Experience how Swiss Cheese is made

at House of Etivaz

Visit to the Nestle factory at Broc

Visit to Charlie Chaplin's family home

Visit to beautiful Chamonix

5 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

2 overnights with bed & breakfast Home Link included

Please note hotel bed tax maybe payable

locally in resort at a cost of between 1-5 euros

per person per night.

PRICE FROM ? £889 per person
Plan My Trip

Saturday
We depart and make our way toDover and the ferry to Calais. We then continueon to Laon for our overnight stay with bed andbreakfast.

Sunday
After breakfast we travel southwardsand cross the border into Switzerland to arrive inthe town of Leysin for the next 5 nights withdinner, bed and breakfast.

Monday
Enjoy a day at leisure in Leysin. Eitherrelax at our hotel, making use of its extensiveleisure facilities, or make your way to theBerneuse Cable Car (extra) which takes you upto the summit of the mountain for perfect viewsof Geneva and Mont Blanc on a clear day.

Tuesday
After breakfast this morning we driveinto the Alps towards the House of Etivaz whereyou can experience how Swiss cheeses areproduced with a tour and slideshow. We thenenjoy sampling 5 types of regional cheeses withbread and wine before re-boarding our coachand travelling further into the Alps towards theMaison Cailler (Nestlé Factory) at Broc. Here wecan follow up our cheese tasting with the sweettaste of Swiss chocolate. Our coach will thentake us on a short journey to Gruyères where wecan enjoy free time for lunch before our coachreturns us to our hotel in Leysin.

Wednesday
Today, we will head to Corsier-sur-Vevey where we will visit The Modern TimesMuseum, a brand new experience housed withinCharlie Chaplin’s family home and dedicated tothe world in which he lived. We will return to ourhotel via the elegant town of Montreux, madefamous by its yearly jazz festival and its formerfamous resident, Freddie Mercury.

Thursday
Today, we head to Chamonix viathe beautiful mountain road giving usoutstanding views as we cross the mountains.This chic mountain resort is excellent, and thereare several opportunities for sightseeing

Friday
After breakfast we say goodbye to thefresh mountain air of Switzerland and begin ourjourney back to Laon and our final overnightstay with bed and breakfast.

Saturday Return
We make our way back to the portand our ferry to Dover, then onwards to theWest Country.

Other Information

Your Hotel

Hotel Central-Residence Leysin, Valais

The modern exterior of this 3 star hotel belies

a traditional Swiss interior of wooden features

and furnishings.

The hotel has a large bar/ lounge area with

plenty of space for you to relax. Each of the

bedrooms is decorated in a traditional

wooden style with facilities including en suite

bathroom, hairdryer and TV.

The hotel also has extensive leisure facilities

including an indoor swimming pool, sauna

and steam room. The hotel has a lift.

Please note hotel bed tax maybe payable

locally in resort at a cost of between 1-5 euros

per person per night.

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