Vaud Sights

Blonay–Chamby Railroad

  • Case Postale 366
  • Lausanne
  • Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

Fodor's Review

From Vevey and Montreux, a number of railways climb into the heights, which in late spring are carpeted with an extravagance of wild narcissus blooms. If you like model railroads, you will especially enjoy a trip on the Blonay–Chamby Railroad, whose real steam-driven trains alternate with electric trains. You can depart from either end (parking is more plentiful in Blonay); trains make a stop at a small museum of railroad history in between. The trip takes about 20 minutes each way, not including a browse in the museum.

Sight Information

Address:

Case Postale 366, Lausanne, Vaud, 1001, Switzerland

Phone:

021-9432121

Sight Details:

  • 20 SF round-trip
  • May–Oct., weekends 10–6:30

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