Discovering The Swiss Chocolate Train
The Chocolate Train in Switzerland…A dream or reality?
This train is very much a reality but full of the things that dreams are made of.
Sweet tooth lovers will be in awe at the ‘The Chocolate Train’. A train fully dedicated to the world’s most delightfully delicious, delicate and tempting sweet treats.
Boarding at the lakeside in Montreux take a moment to immerse yourself back in time traveling on a divine Belle Epoche – Pullman 1915 vintage train coach, or if contemporary design is more your style take a seat in the modern panorama train coach. Whatever your choice you are sure to be guaranteed a journey of style, comfort and views to make your eyes sparkle.
As you meander up the mountain on the Montreux – Berner Oberland Railway passing villages and mountain farms, the views will provide you with glimpses of Lake Geneva. All this to be enjoyed while the most exquisite delights of chocolate in all forms are presented for you to enjoy. From steaming hot chocolate, chocolate croissants and pain au chocolates to decadent chocolates beautifully displayed for you to adore.
As you travel further to your destination of the Cailler – Nestle Chocolate Factory in Broc you will have the opportunity to alight at the town of Gruyeres. An opportunity for those with a less sweet tooth to enjoy the famous traditions of the Gruyere cheese fondue. Plenty of restaurants serving a variety of food will enable you to relax and take in the pretty surroundings and historic views of the Castle of Gruyeres. Once refreshed a visit to the ‘La Maison du Gruyere’ museum may tempt you to discover more about the history and production of the famous cheese, along with a sample to try.
A short bus ride will take you from Gruyeres to Broc where you can immerse yourself in the discovery of how Swiss Chocolate is created at the Cailler – Nestle Chocolate Factory.
Enjoy learning about the history of chocolate and indulging in exquisite tastings all produced to the highest standards.
On boarding the train for return, enjoy relaxing while feeling content from the delicious delights consumed, and immerse yourself in the views trapped in a moment but caught in a memory forever.
First class travel all the way with high end chocolate creations, a sweet lover’s dream made real or a railway enthusiast’s heaven. A reality with something for everyone to enjoy.
To Find out more about the Chocolate Train or our holidays to Switzerland and beyond, call 01347 825292.