Private tour

From Lucerne: Cheese and Chocolate Tour with Private Guide

From Lucerne: Cheese and Chocolate Tour with Private Guide

From US$ 473.75 per person

Spend the day discovering two typical Swiss assets: chocolate, and cheese. Travel with a private guide to visit Switzerland's only cheese factory built within a monastery. Explore the Aeschbach chocolate factory and create your own chocolate bar.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German
Pickup included
The lobby of your hotel in Lucerne
Wheelchair accessible
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a private tour operated just you and your party
  • Visit Switzerland's only cheese factory within a monastery
  • See, smell, and taste cheese as it is being created
  • Learn about chocolate production in Switzerland
  • Create your own chocolate bar with different toppings
Full description
Meet your guide in the lobby of your hotel and make your way to the train station. Board a local train for 40 minutes to Engelberg. Pass through lovely scenery on the way. After a short 10-minute walk, reach Switzerland's only cheese factory in a monastery. Watch an introduction on stage explaining how the cheese is produced. Sit down in the bistro and watch the cheese being made as you enjoy a cheese fondue or raclette for lunch. After lunch, head back to the train station in Engelberg and travel back to Lucerne. Board another local train for 15 minutes to the industrial area of Root. Footsteps from the train station, arrive at the Aeschbach chocolate factory. Explore the exhibition and discover the fine art of chocolate production. Keep your eyes open for hidden chocolate tasters.  Then, learn how to create your own chocolate bar. Decorate your chocolate with different ingredients. Travel back to Lucerne, where the guide will either drop you at the train station or your hotel. 
Includes
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Local and professional guide for your party only
  • All transportation fees
  • All entrance fees
  • Your own created cheese
  • Your own created chocolate bar
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability of schedule, train seats, and guide
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved
  • Please contact local operate prior to booking for wheelchair assistance
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Product ID: 199126