Best Things To Do in Gruyeres, Switzerland

Whether you're visiting Gruyeres for a few days or are a localite, Gruyeres is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Gruyeres. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Gruyeres. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Gruyeres. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Gruyeres keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Gruyeres listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Gruyeres which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Gruyeres will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Gruyeres recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Gruyeres

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Gruyeres that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 1819 itineraries
    Maison Cailler

    Tags: Educational Site

    Address: Rue Jules Bellet 7, 1636 Broc, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Who hasn’t dreamt of visiting a Chocolate factory?! The Maison Cailler (Nestle) chocolate factory situated at Broc (situated around 6 kilometres from Gruyeres) is a must visit if you are a choco...Read more

  2. #2 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 1459 itineraries
    Gruyeres Castle

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Rue du Château 8, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A beautiful palace and one of the landmarks of Switzerland, the Gruyeres Castle is a must visit while on your Swiss vacation. It is a unique architectural marvel where on your tour of the castle, you ...Read more

  3. #3 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 1341 itineraries
    La Maison Du Gruyere Image
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    Address: Place de la Gare 3, 1663 Pringy-Gruyères, Switzerland

    Timings: 07:30 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Cheese is one thing which we all love to eat and what can be better than getting a chance to witness how Gruyere cheese is being produced and you get to taste some of it too which is free of cost. It ...Read more

  4. #4 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 786 itineraries
    Hr Giger Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Arts And Crafts, Exhibition

    Address: Château St. Germain, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Hans Rudolf "Ruedi" Giger was a Swiss painter and was a part of the special effects team of the Academy Award winning movie ‘Alien’. In the year 1990, on the occasion of his 50th birthday,...Read more

  5. #5 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 302 itineraries
    Moleson

    Tags: View Point

    Address: Moléson, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Moleson is a popular mountain belonging to the Swiss Pre-Alps. Situated at an elevation of 2002 metres, Moleson offers spectacular views of Switzerland. Turning into a ski wonderland during the winter...Read more

  6. #6 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 520 itineraries
    Le Calvaire

    Tags: Historical Site, Exhibition , Heritage Building

    Address: Town centre, Gruyeres, Switzerland

    Le Calvaire is a sixteenth century building which has now been converted into an art gallery. Every year, from Easter to mid-October, local craftsmen exhibit their works over here. Having an interesti...Read more

  7. #7 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 45 itineraries
    Cafe Restaurant Chalet De Gruyeres Sa

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Cafe, Restaurant

    Address: Rue du Bourg 53, 1663 Gruyeres, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Give your taste buds a feast by visiting the Cafe-Restaurant Chalet de Gruyeres SA in Switzerland. This cozy restaurant serves classic Swiss delicacies that tease your taste buds and make your mouth w...Read more

  8. #8 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 1 itinerary
  9. #9 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 26 itineraries
    Chocolaterie De Gruyeres Sarl Image
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    Address: Rue du Bourg 8, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland

    Google Reviews
    Rob Pierce

    Wonderful little shop. I visited in the summertime so I enjoyed a couple of flavors of ice cream which tasted so fresh. The chocolate bites are equally wonderful. I enjoyed my visit and the staff was ...

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  10. #10 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 2 itineraries
  11. #11 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
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    Tags: Park

    Address: Les Grands-Chemins, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland

    Google Reviews
    Dominique Vienne

    Un véritable havre de paix attenant à un magnifique château !

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  12. #12 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    - Used in 526 itineraries
    Tibet Museum

    Tags: Art Museum, Museum, Arts And Crafts, Exhibition

    Address: Rue du Château 4, 1663 Gruyères, Switzerland

    Timings: 11:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    A private collection turned into a museum, the artefacts on display at this museum belong to Mr. Alain Bordier. The collection consists of over 300 works of Himalayan art. Dating from the 6th century ...Read more

  13. #13 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    Chateau De Gruyeres Image
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    Address: Rue du Château 8

    Google Reviews
    George Zsiga

    Beautiful setting, great castle. The museum is really interesting. You can spend an hour easily here. Not to mention the little village at the castle. And while you are here, don't forget to visit the...

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  14. #14 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
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    Address: Epagny 1664

    Google Reviews
    Trachselbow Rufus

    Nice little camping ground nested between 2 small rivers. All amenities available and a small restaurant/buvette. Welcoming staff. The place is well situated if you want to walk, run or cycle the whol...

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  15. #15 of 19 Things To Do in Gruyeres
    Gruyeres, Gare Image
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    Address: Switzerland

    Google Reviews
    Jean Francois DURANT

    On aimerait que les gares Françaises soient aussi belles et propres que ces petites gares suisse

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Activities And Tours

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