Wherever you decide to get married, I’m sure all of your (invited!) favorite friends and family will flock to be by your side as you say, “I do.” Just remember that while you can expect to be in wedding mode as your big day draws closer, your guests will likely love to be out and about, exploring whatever destination you choose! If you’re planning a destination wedding in, say, the beautiful lakefront Vevey, Switzerland, there is plenty for your guests to do and see, making their own memories as they travel to celebrate you and your partner. Here are some of the best things to do in Vevey, Switzerland!
Celebrate Your Special Day In Style With These 6 Fun Things To Do In Vevey, Switzerland
Gare de Vevey-Plan, 1800 Vevey
Le Mont-Pelerin is a gorgeous mountain overlooking beautiful Lake Geneva and the beautiful surrounding towns. Explore the mountain with a funicular ride (like a cable car) through the Chardonne vineyards. Then, head all the way up to the viewing platform of the television tower to take in some of the area’s most breathtaking views. It’s a beautiful way to explore the local scenery!
rue du Leman 2 Quai Perdonnet, Vevey 1800 Switzerland
Ze Fork is a quaint yet refined restaurant in Vevey named for the Fork of Vevey, an 8-metre (26-foot) tall stainless steel fork that is an art installation on the shore of Lake Geneva in Vevey. The restaurant is in a beautiful location overlooking the lake, and the menu features fresh and innovative dishes that change frequently. It’s a must-see for any foodies on your guest list!
Ruelle du Petit-Crêt 2, 1098 Epesses
Les 11 Terres is a wine bar, wine library, and grocery store specializing in products that express the essence of Vaudois. At this great thing to do in Vevey, Switzerland, enjoy a glass or a bottle of special Swiss wine paired with a small plate that celebrates local ingredients to complement your pour. Their wines constantly rotate, featuring the work of 11 nearby winegrowers. All of whom harness their passion into bottles of unique and delicious reds and whites.
Rte de Fenil 2, 1804 Corsier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland
Did you know that famous silent film actor Charlie Chaplin lived on an estate in Vevey for 25 years? Today, that estate is home to a beautiful museum dedicated to the life and work of Chaplin. Explore the Manor, where he lived for a quarter of a century and hosted incredible celebrities from around the world, and enjoy the Hollywood-style studio onsite to learn more about Chaplin’s movies and how they were made. The 10-acre estate also offers incredible views of Lake Geneva and the Alps for guests to enjoy.
Quai Maria-Belgia 2, 1800 Vevey
The CGN, or General Navigation Company on Lake Geneva, is home to a fleet of gorgeous and historic Belle Epoque ships that offer beautiful waterfront tours and things to do in Vevey, Switzerland. Their cruises allow you to see some of the most beautiful views of the shorefront towns along the lake. Additionally, you will love taking in the historic sights of vineyards, villages, and castles.
Quai Perdonnet 25, CH-1800 Vevey
The Alimentarium is the world’s first food museum housed in the historic building that first housed the management offices of the Nestle & Anglo-Swiss Condensed Milk Company. Today, you can visit and explore a variety of food exhibits, gardens, and, of course, the history of Nestle. If the timing is right, you can also take in a hands-on workshop or class! Then, try out a new recipe or experiment in the kitchen!
You Also Deserve To Enjoy Some Fun Time Before Or After Your Wedding Day. So Check Out These Great Things To Do In Vevey, Switzerland
These awesome things to do in Vevey, Switzerland, will undoubtedly entertain your guests as they prepare for - or recover from - the epic celebration of your wedding. Be sure to share these suggestions with them as the big day draws nearer!!
I’d love to celebrate alongside you by taking gorgeous photos of your wedding day that you’ll love. Let me be your wedding photographer! So you can focus on being present in each moment and reliving them all over again. Let me provide you with joy anytime you look through your wedding album.
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