place Saint-François, Lausanne, 1003
Rue du Chateau 8, Gruyeres, 1663
An unforgettable journey through the Alps at the foot of the majestic Jungfrau - culminating at 3454 meters. After a quick stop at Interlaken, board the Jungfrau rack train from Lauterbrunnen. Arriving at the top you are in the highest railway station in Europe (3454m). Enjoy spectacular views from the highest glacier in Europe. The Sphinx observatory offers one of the best views of the peaks and famous peaks of Eiger and Mönch. Wander into the heart of the glacier as you walk through the ice tunnel and experience the “Alpine Sensation” that traces the history of the Jungfrau. Once you get back from the heights, enjoy a free time in Interaken then get on the bus that will take you back through beautiful scenery.
The Jura/Comté region is one of France’s best kept secrets. Its geography and climate make for some intriguing still and sparkling wines that have sated the appetites of even the harshest critics. Now it’s your turn to soak up the sights, smells and sparkles of this hidden gem with this all-inclusive tour. The hosted, day-long experience, takes in the best of the region, enjoying wine tastings and cave visits, plus enjoying a sumptuous lunch with local wines. Tour Highlights: Small group experience (maximum 7 guests) Hosted by a qualified wine professional and writer All-inclusive package – includes drinks, tastings and entrance fees Learn about winemaking and local grape varieties Meet fellow lovers of wine and cuisine Comfortable transport provided Notes: Combining of groups possible. Due to tailored nature of tour, booking at least 5-days in advance is recommended *Also available with overnight option*
The UNESCO registered terraces of Lavaux are a site to behold. Dating back more than 600 years, the region is renowned for not only its panoramic views of Lake Geneva but also its sought after wines. In this easy and fascinating afternoon walking tour, you will discover the many stories and history of this region and sample wines from local winemakers. You will learn the art of wine-tasting and appreciation, whilst uncovering the enigma of Swiss wine and leave with many tales to tell of this beautiful region.
You'll have a certified wine expert at your disposal all activity long to answer each one of your questions about the world of wine. The class follows a guideline but it is not set in stone: it all depends on what you want, your wishes and your points of interests. You will learn in a fun way how to shine in society about wine knowledge ! ;)
This Experience is provided by a private local. Each LocalBini Experience is conducted in a small group of up to 8 people. Discover the most impressive buildings in Lausanne and learn about the history behind each of those historical buildings and structures in this invigorating architectural walk! Join me on this adventure to discover the beauty and history of the city’s most significant buildings and find out a bit more about the local culture in Switzerland from my perspective! During this walk, you will become better acquainted with the local architecture and at the same time, you will learn how it has changed over the years with the city becoming more contemporary while still retaining its unique character. You cannot leave without having seen the Grand-Pont and the Maison du Sport!
Admire breathtaking landscapes of Gruyères. At the top of the hill, take a deep breath of pure mountain air and listen to the cowbells in the pasturelands. Taste typical Swiss cheese while watching the cheesemakeing process. Smell chocolate and taste one of the most famous swiss delicacies in the chocolate factory Cailler. A memorable day full of tasting and nice feelings.