GOLD Chaplin, Swiss Cheese, Chocolate & Chamonix

GOLD Chaplin, Swiss Cheese, Chocolate & Chamonix

Your hotel is perfectly positioned for you to indulge in the most authentic Swiss cheese, wine and chocolate-making experiences. Feel top of the world at Chamonix, walk in Freddie Mercury’s footsteps in chic Montreux and visit Charlie Chaplin’s former home on the northern banks of Lake Geneva.

Your hotel is perfectly positioned for you to

indulge in the most authentic Swiss cheese,

wine and chocolate-making experiences. Feel

on top of the world at Chamonix, walk in

Freddie Mercury’s footsteps in chic Montreux

and visit Charlie Chaplin’s former home on the

northern banks of Lake Geneva.

 

HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

 

Free time to explore Leysin

 

Welcome drink at the Hotel Central-

Residence Leysin

 

Experience how Swiss Cheese is made

at House of Etivaz

 

Visit to the Nestle factory at Broc

 

Visit to Charlie Chaplin’s family home

 

Visit to beautiful Chamonix

 

5 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

2 overnights with bed & breakfast Home Link included

 

Please note hotel bed tax maybe payable

locally in resort at a cost of between 1-5 euros

per person per night.

Saturday

We depart and make our way to
Dover and the ferry to Calais. We then continue
on to Laon for our overnight stay with bed and
breakfast.

Sunday

After breakfast we travel southwards
and cross the border into Switzerland to arrive in
the town of Leysin for the next 5 nights with
dinner, bed and breakfast.

Monday

Enjoy a day at leisure in Leysin. Either
relax at our hotel, making use of its extensive
leisure facilities, or make your way to the
Berneuse Cable Car (extra) which takes you up
to the summit of the mountain for perfect views
of Geneva and Mont Blanc on a clear day.

Tuesday

After breakfast this morning we drive
into the Alps towards the House of Etivaz where
you can experience how Swiss cheeses are
produced with a tour and slideshow. We then
enjoy sampling 5 types of regional cheeses with
bread and wine before re-boarding our coach
and travelling further into the Alps towards the
Maison Cailler (Nestlé Factory) at Broc. Here we
can follow up our cheese tasting with the sweet
taste of Swiss chocolate. Our coach will then
take us on a short journey to Gruyères where we
can enjoy free time for lunch before our coach
returns us to our hotel in Leysin.

Wednesday

Today, we will head to Corsier-sur-
Vevey where we will visit The Modern Times
Museum, a brand new experience housed within
Charlie Chaplin’s family home and dedicated to
the world in which he lived. We will return to our
hotel via the elegant town of Montreux, made
famous by its yearly jazz festival and its former
famous resident, Freddie Mercury.

Thursday

Today, we head to Chamonix via
the beautiful mountain road giving us
outstanding views as we cross the mountains.
This chic mountain resort is excellent, and there
are several opportunities for sightseeing

Friday

After breakfast we say goodbye to the
fresh mountain air of Switzerland and begin our
journey back to Laon and our final overnight
stay with bed and breakfast.

Saturday Return

We make our way back to the port
and our ferry to Dover, then onwards to the
West Country.

Your Hotel

 

Hotel Central-Residence Leysin, Valais

The modern exterior of this 3 star hotel belies

a traditional Swiss interior of wooden features

and furnishings.

 

The hotel has a large bar/ lounge area with

plenty of space for you to relax. Each of the

bedrooms is decorated in a traditional

wooden style with facilities including en suite

bathroom, hairdryer and TV.

 

The hotel also has extensive leisure facilities

including an indoor swimming pool, sauna

and steam room. The hotel has a lift.

 

Please note hotel bed tax maybe payable

locally in resort at a cost of between 1-5 euros

per person per night.

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
First Choice Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester
Bus Station
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Stroud Stroud
Merrywalks Bus Station
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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