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Marmot's Paradise (Marmottes Paradis)

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Rochers-de-Naye, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
+41 21 989 81 90
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Fun, friendly and inquisitive marmots

Reachable by train or via hiking, the marmots at the Marmot's paradise at the top of... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Lausanne, Switzerland
the alpine garden is a must!

Wonderful mountains and stunning view. The alpine garden ist a must when you up in the mountain... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Alzey, Germany
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Rochers-de-Naye, Montreux 1820, Switzerland
+41 21 989 81 90
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Reachable by train or via hiking, the marmots at the Marmot's paradise at the top of Rochers-de-Naye bring a smile to anyone willing to observe their behavior for a few minutes ;)

Thank b5u
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Wonderful mountains and stunning view. The alpine garden ist a must when you up in the mountain. Great place to see wonderful plants in a breathtaking scenery. Extremely helpful staff (volunteers) which will explain the plants and give you as much information as you want....More

Thank oxfred66
Reviewed 2 August 2017

It was a nice experience taking the train ride. It offered some wonderful views and the whole family enjoyed the trip. Do not forget to take the camera.

1  Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Nice outing with a cog train trip to the top, where there is a restaurant, toilets. Also you can walk up to the top or walk down, but we used train.

1  Thank pocketsmc2
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Stunning scenery on the train up to Rochers-de-Naye, brilliant centre with the marmots and excellent café!

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The views to the top were breath taking. We got there an hour before they closed and the restaurant is self service and there was no food. If you are planning to eat there make sure you find out when food is available. Fun to...More

2  Thank 201kirstin
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Nice train ride starting at Montreux station upwards to the Rochers de Naye. Ride takes less than one hour one way.

Thank shiketing
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We took the Golden Pass Line and the train ride itself treats you with beautiful scenery. On top you have the opportunity to see the well-known Marmots up close.They seem interested and have plenty possibilities of retreat underground.Note:they hibernate from October to mid-april. Next to...More

Thank Theresa W
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Taking a cog train is the best way to see this site, but only go when you know the weather is good. Views are spectacular from the train and even more so when you arrive at the top. Take the walks to see even more...More

2  Thank rvisdew
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I think the end of season meant it was rather shabby. It was not explained that there was not much to see.

2  Thank Jeannette452013
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