Why is Montreux in Switzerland worth a trip?
From the lake, to the mountains and to the dreamy wineries: In Montreux, no wish remains unfulfilled for travelers! Montreux is an authentic little piece of paradise on Lake Geneva.
The city on Lake Geneva has been home to numerous artists and writers and welcomes every year numerous travelers in search of beauty, tranquility and inspiration.
The mild climate and the surrounding natural scenery create the best conditions for your stay in Montreux. And the city also hosts the annual Montreux Jazz Festival. The city on Lake Geneva is a cultural hotspot in Switzerland. Among others, Charlie Chaplin and the band Queen spent many years in Montreux.
And there is a lot for you to discover in Montreux besides the diverse cultural offerings, such as the Freddie Mercury Monument, the GoldenPass Line, the Montreux Lakeside, the Corniche Lavaux vineyards or the Old Town of Montreux.
There are also various luxurious and top-equipped hotels and charming accommodations at your disposal!
Montreux and the Jazz Festival
Every year in July the traditional Montreux Jazz Festival takes place. The festival is one of the most prestigious in Europe and one of the largest in the world! The Jazz Festival has its beginnings in 1967 and was initiated by the cultural manager Claude Nobs, the journalist René Langel and the pianist Géo Voumard.
Over time, the Jazz Festival has established itself as the Mecca of the jazz scene. Numerous jazz musicians such as Les McCann, Ella Fitzgerald or Charles Lloyd have already been part of the 16-day jazz session.
Get your ticket now for one of the biggest and most important jazz concerts in the world. In the various locations you will enjoy soft sounds, cool beats and rhythmic compositions - a cultural event of superlatives!
And afterwards? Afterwards, head along the waterfront to the city's great restaurants and bars, where you can end your perfect evening in Montreux together with friends. Enjoy regional specialties and let the jazzy rhythms wash over you once again - a treat for every culture lover!
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Book your flight now for the Jazz Festival from June 30 to July 15, 2023.
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