Fodor's Expert Review Blonay–Chamby Railroad

Vevey Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

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.

Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train)

Quick Facts

3 pl. de la Gare
Vaud  1001, Switzerland

021-9432121

www.blonay-chamby.ch

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: 20 SF round-trip, May–Oct., weekends 10–6:30, 20 SF round-trip (includes museum admission), Closed Nov.–Apr. and weekdays from May–Oct.

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