the Swiss Riviera
2explain to curious people why Montreux attracts so many people is understandable because this little district of 20’000 people, seeming to be a sleepy place, is in reality full of surprises.
Montreux, well located in the middle of Europe, offers to our visitors, a breathtaking view on the lake and on the mountains. Each year, the Montreux Jazz festival, well known over the world, welcomes the most famous musicians and generates the venue of thousands of people. Moreover, Montreux is a wine-producing region and owns many historical sites such as the Chillon castle, the most visited in Switzerland.
2promote the region; it is necessary to mention the Lavaux, a booming region, located just few kilometres from Montreux and part of the UNESCO’s world heritage. Tasting good wines, admiring breathtaking spots and falling asleep in the most beautiful palaces are part of what the Riviera offers.
Charming, with traditions and history, this is what defines perfectly this region full of character. Montreux is not only a great destination for professional and cultural events but also a revealing place where visitors can enjoy their stay and find serenity.
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