Situated at the foothills of the Pre-Alps, Gruyeres in Switzerland is a picturesque medieval town. Cobbled streets, ancient houses and an architecturally marvellous castle overlooking it- the town seems like it has been unaffected by the sands of time. The town has been named after the municipality of Gruyeres and the famous Gruyeres cheese. An enchanting little place, your trip to Gruyeres will have you visiting a cheese factory, a chocolate factory, an ‘Alien’ museum and a mountain top offering stunning views of the Switzerland. Haven’t you planned your Gruyeres itinerary yet? Here’s all the information you will require- from where to stay to what to see and to when to visit.