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Top 10 Exciting Places of Montreux, Western Switzerland

It is always a fun for the tourists to explore the beauty of Montreux. This city is located in Western Switzerland. Here are the top 10 exciting places of Montreux, Western Switzerland.

10. Local Train Experience of the City:

Exciting Places of Montreux

The Montreux-Oberland Bernois (MOB) is my favorite local train that brings the tourists from Montreux to the nearby areas of interest like Geneva, Lausanne and Gruyeres. But to tell you honestly Montreux has no alternate in terms of its beauty and amazing shopping experience. 

9. Chateau de Chillon in Montreux: 

Exciting Places of Montreux

Chateau de Chillon is situated on the shore of Geneva Lake. This is one of the most amazing and spectacular buildings of Switzerland. The Chillon Castle was one the resident of Counts of Savoy. When I was here to view the beauty of this building, my tourist guide told me that it was constructed in 13th century but underwent some minor transformations. 

8. Wine Train Attraction of Montreux: 

Exciting Places of Montreux

I had heard about Wine Train, so it wasn’t possible for me to miss its ride. This amazing train took me to the leisurely journey of 8 kilometers in the wineyards. During the travel, the excellent views of Rhone Valley and lake made me feel excited. The weather was also very pleasant.

7. Shopping at Audilab SA Montreux:

Exciting Places of Montreux

Montreux’s Audilab SA is famous among the international tourists for its brands and quality shopping centers. When you are in Switzerland for a summer trip, make sure you check out the major shopping centers of Montreux to buy your favorite things.

6. VISILAB Montreux SA:

Exciting Places of Montreux

My shopping in Montreux started with VISILAB Montreux SA where I could find several dresses of my choice. The designer shops and departmental stores were my next destination.

5. The Forum Mall:

Exciting Places of Montreux

The Forum Mall hosts various shops and knives stores. Here you can find plenty of things of your desire. For those who want cost free shopping should not miss to visit this shopping center to get amazed.

4. Boutique Morgan:

Exciting Places of Montreux

Boutique Morgan is a great place for men and women to buy designer and boutique style outfits. The females will be happy to find a wide range of prom dresses at this boutique, displayed in different colors, styles and designs.

3. Musée du Vieux-Montreux:

Exciting Places of Montreux

It is one of the best museums of Montreux, Switzerland. It is situated in the old quarters of the city. This museum has persevered the region’s eventful historical monuments. I was excited to view all those things kept in its two wine-grower houses.

2. The Olympic Museum of Lausanne:

Exciting Places of Montreux

Next came the turn of Olympic Museum of Lausanne. Here I had the chance to view the various highlights of Olympics and players’ emotions. If you are a big fan of Olympic monuments like me, then this is the right place to enjoy time at. It wasn’t too difficult for me to reach this museum. I took a taxi and reached Quai d’Ouchy 1 in Lausanne, the Olympics Museum is situated close to it. 

1. Swimming Experience in Lake of Geneva:

Exciting Places of Montreux

The swimming in summer in Lake of Geneva made me feel relaxed. Its crystal clean water is ideal for any swimmer. You can also enjoy various water sports here. In Montreux, the famous Lido is featured with a gorgeous pool which is also a great point to enjoy time at.