Lakes route: Montreux-Bulle

Discover the national route n°9, the „Lakes Route“. This section goes along the old Cheese Route to Gruyères, a pretty medieval village.

Section 1
On a historic trading route, climbing away from the shimmering waters of Lac Léman. Switzerland’s favourite cheese: Gruyere, sharing its name with the region. A spicy symphony of muted green, clanging cowbells and quaint customs.

Height difference
Montreux–Bulle: 620 m
Bulle–Montreux: 220 m

Grade: easy/Conditions: easy (Vevey–Châtel-St-Denis: medium)

Helpful hints
Beware: dangerous junctions in Vevey (Station roundabaout) and Jongny (Monts-de-Corsier)




Weather forecastfor

Search and webcodes

This is your PERSONAL ASSISTANT: with only a few clicks you can put together your perfect stay in our region.

Whether you plan a trip to Paris or wish to visit Shanghai or Sydney next year – with our tailor-made suggestions for activities and accommodation suited to your profile you can be sure to make the best out of your stay!

Are you ready to define your main interests and to list the original experiences that you wish to experience in our region?

Whether you plan a romantic getaway or a memorable family vacation, whether you are a night owl or a morning lark – you will be thrilled by the accuracy of our suggestions.

Take a look at our additional and tailor-made suggestions around your destination, before you trace your itinerary on the map or on the proposal grid. They are synchronised in order to respond to your consultation preferences.