Montreux/Vevey – Gruyère – Gstaad – Spiez

The Lakes-Route deserves its name, passing by beautiful Lake Geneva and Lake Thun. The Route leads through some outstanding touristic regions with great sounding names: Montreux - Vevey, Gruyères, Gstaad, Spiez.

Tour character: Along Lake Geneva and Lake Thun the route is smooth and flat – but between the lakes there are some minor passes to cross: Less athletic cyclists are recommended to use an electric bike which is well suited for this route. Athletic cyclists use the touring bikes.

Tour Program (4 Days / 3 Nights)

Valid: April 30 – October 16, 2022

Day 1: Arrival in Vevey
Stroll along the promenade and enjoy the breathtaking views over Lake Geneva and the snow white glaciers of the nearby Mont-Blanc Massif.

Day 2: Vevey – Gruyère and surroundings
From Vevey, take the rack railway up to Mont-Pèlerin. Quiet roads lead you to the source of the most popular cheese of Switzerland: the Gruyère, which shares its name with the region - a symphony of green melancholy, cowbells and customs.
Details: approx. 40 - 50 km ↑ 600 - 855 m ↓ 500 - 735 m

Day 3: Gruyère and surroundings – Gstaad and surroundings
Postcard country Switzerland: cheese dairies, chalets, snowy mountains, cable cars, hotel scent and papercutting. Away from the idyll, the Pays d’Enhaut and the Saanenland are a magnificent landscape, animated by the haze of celebrity and happy mountain goers.
Details: approx. 40 km ↑ 735 m ↓ 410 m

Day 4: Gstaad and surroundings – Lake Thun
The artfully decorated wooden houses of the Simmental are among the most beautiful in Europe. On to Spiez, a water sports paradise on cheerful Lake Thun. Individual departure after arrival in Spiez. Return travel by train to Montreux in approx. 2 hours.
Details: approx. 55 km ↑ 735 m ↓ 410 m

No minimum number of participants

Prices per Person in CHF

Double 4* Single 4*
April 30 – May 20, 2022; Sept 24 – Oct 16, 2022 564 724
May 21 – Sept 23, 2022 596 757

Supplements per person in CHF

Rental bike 27-gear 99
Electric bike 196
Extra nights in Vevey 120
Surcharge single room 42
Extra nights in Spiez 120
Surcharge single room 52

Our Price Includes

  • 3 nights including breakfast at selected 4* hotels
  • Daily luggage transfer
  • Carefully elaborated route description
  • Detailed travel documents
  • GPS data available
  • Service hotline

Not included

Funicular ride Vevey – Le Mont Pèlerin, tourist tax

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    e-Bike: Lakes Route

    April until October
    Starting at
    Double: CHF 564
    Single: CHF 724