Set near Montreux, les Diablerets meaning the little devils, is an authentic mountain village located at an altitude of 1200 meters above sea level in the heart of the Alpes Vaudoises, at the foot of an imposing mountain massif and with a majestic glacier. Entirely made up of chalets, the village enjoys a great cachet and a penny to develop while preserving its heritage.
The proximity of the Diablerets glacier, or Glacier 3000, allows visitors to see snow all year round. Glacier 3000 is a snowy wonderland for outdoor and adventure enthusiasts, with a wide variety of activities available. Head to the top on a 15-minute cable car ride and enjoy the views.
You will ride the spectacular cable car to reach Glacier 3000 in 20 minutes.
Glacier 3000 is a snowy wonderland for outdoor and adventure enthusiasts, you can see snow all year round.
Enjoy a special ride on a snowbus over the perpetual ice and reach the “Quille du diable”. You will arrive in a panoramic restaurant “space refuge” with an unforgettable view non the Alps and taste some local products as cheese, celebrate this wonderful day with local sparkling wine.
You can also ride the famous Alpine Coaster, Europe's highest tracked toboggan run and cross over the Peak Walk. The world's first suspension bridge connecting two peaks. The walkway, which is 108 meters long, is accessible free all year round and allows visitors to discover more than 24 peaks over 4,000 meters.
From the top, you can see all the famous peaks as Jungfrau, Matterhorn, Mont Blanc and many more.
Those who explore the Glacier 3000 glacier area will experience nature close up and will not forget the spectacular scenery for a long time.
Then on your way back, discover the famous town of Montreux, famous for its jazz festival. This glamorous tourist resort as a exceptionally micro so you can enjoy Mediterranean plants, such as pines, cypresses, palm trees and exotic flowers.
Feel the atmosphere of all the great artists who have visited this place such as Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, BB King, Ray Charles and many more… The emblem of the city is the statue of Freddy Mercury; he says that “If you want Peace of Soul, you should come to Montreux”. This artist, who lived several years in Montreux recorded his last album with the group Queen, "Made in Heaven", in the Mountain Studio, which is in the Casino. You will have the chance to visit Queen’s old studio record.
Wander through the streets full of fancy shops and landmarks of the town.
|Time||9:45 : tourism office of Montreux - Place de l'Eurovision|
|Duration of circuit||6h15|
|Return point||16:30 tourism office of Montreux|
|Children information||Children between 0 and 3 years old, 15.-CHF
Children between 4 and 12 years old, child's fare applicable
The options Snow-bus and Alpine-Coaster can be taken and paid during the excursion