Conference Pre Tour

Day trip to Gruyères on Sunday 31st August 

Combine your love of chocolate and cheese with your passion for travel on this day trip to Gruyères from Geneva. Travel by comfortable bus to the picturesque village of Gruyères and take in Switzerland’s beautiful landscapes including Lake Geneva and the Alps.

DSC2927_gross-478x317Visit a chocolate factory and a cheese factory, Maison Cailler and La Maison du Gruyère, and learn about the production processes of these Swiss specialties.

Enjoy lunch in Moléson’s Alpine Cheese Dairy, a typical mountain chalet dating from 1686 with a restaurant resized_650x365_origimage_545485serving home-made specialties.

Learn all about Swiss culinary traditions from your expert guide and enjoy delicious cheese and chocolate tastings!

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Tour Schedule:
Date: Sunday 31st August
Duration: 8 hours
Departure from the Geneva Bus Station: 9.30am
Return at the Globe for the Welcome reception: 6pm

Price:
Conference Delegate or Companion:  150  CHF

Included:
•     Transport by air-conditioned coach with English/French speaking guide
•     Lunch in traditional cheese restaurant surrounded by fragrant pastures
•     Entrance to the Chocolate factory visit with tasting
•     Entrance to Cheese factory visit with tasting
•     Entrance to the Castle of Gruyères with guided tour

Not included:
•     Hotel pickup and drop-off
•     Gratuities (optional) and personal expenses (souvenirs…)

Tour is organised by Keytours SA, please read their Terms.
You are expected to book the tour upon registration for the LINAC14 conference. We recommend that you register at your earliest convenience. Tour requires a minimum of 10 participants. Price and tour are subject to change.