In case of bad weather it would be a shame to cancel your trip since you already made free time for the day. Furthermore, our calendar may already be booked for a different date you would like. Luckily, our inside trips allow you to discover the nice places of Switzerland in spite of inclement weather.
trip #1 : Art, city and shopping in Fribourg and Berne
Taking the minivan
, drive the picturesque streets
of these medieval cities
. Then select the museums
you are interested in and end your day in the little shopping side streets
of Berne with their charming, covered arcades
Great Museums to discover :
The many boutiques inside the arcades protect you from likely rain.
trip #2 : Sports, art and relaxing between Lausanne and Martigny
Begin your day in the magnificent Olympic museum
of Lausanne, and after all these efforts focus on relaxing in the thermal baths next to the Dents-du-Midi
. Then the famous Gianadda Foundation
invites you to discover its exposition of Monet
as well as its museum of ancient cars
trip #3 : Gruyere region and the city of Fribourg
The first part of the day starts with the Gruyere House
, a small museum about the famous cheese followed by a quick visit of the Gruyere village
with its castle and small museums.
Before leaving this famous medieval village, you will be served a fondue "half and half"
in one of the typical restaurants of the village.
In the afternoon, we will honor your sweet tooth with a visit to the Cailler chocolate
factory which also includes an entirely new museum about chocolate making (tasting is also included!), a short visit to the Angelo Rime farm who makes the best meringues in the world and finally, a small tour of Fribourg
, a magnificent capitol which as kept its medieval character.
You finish the trip with a brief visit to Espace Jean Tinguely and Niki de Saint-Phalle
and the chocolate shops Villars
to get some chocolate souvenirs
trip #4 : Underground Cathedral, Art and Valaisian Architecture
If you are into underground halls and caves, this trip is for you !
The first visit is to the salt mines of Bex
where man has carved out the rock by hand in search of salt which was valued like gold.
In Saint-Maurice you will enter the enchanted cave
, a natural cave discovered over 2000 years ago.
A brief visit to the Gianadda Foundation
allows admiring its collection of historic automobiles
and the works of Monet
followed by a little boat ride on the largest underground lake of Europe
Finally, we suggest discovering the unlikely and magnificent church of Hérémence
, made entirely out of concrete and nested in the Hérens valley.
Please note to take some warm clothes it is between 10°C to 17°C in the underground caves.
To ensure your comfort, the indoor trips are made using the minivan
You can choose your preferred indoor trip once you have reserved your outdoor trip.