WHAT: Visit the chocolate factory (Maison Cailler) and cheese factory (La Maison du Gruyère) in Canton Fribourg!
WHEN: Saturday 14th October
MEETING POINT: 09:00 Fribourg Station
PRICE: CHF 28 (without ESN Card), or CHF 25 (with ESN card)
WHAT TO BRING: A packed lunch, because we will not go to a restaurant.
REGISTRATION: ESN Office Hours (MIS 3010) – Tuesday 3rd October (12:15 – 13:00), Friday 6th October (11:00 – 13:00), Tuesday 10th October (12.15 – 13:00) 


Two of the things that Switzerland is most famous for… chocolate, and cheese! Come and discover the contributions of Canton Fribourg to these tasty traditions, with a visit of the Maison Cailler chocolate factory and the Maison du Gruyère cheese factory, in a beautiful setting at the edge of the Prealps! :)

We will take the 09:31 train from Fribourg to the station Broc-Fabrique and do the ‘Chocolate Attraction’ tour of Maison Cailler, with free samples of authentic Swiss chocolate included in the experience! (Approx. 11:00 – 12.30)

Following this there will be time to eat your packed lunch and we will take the short train (13:36) from Broc-Fabrique to Gruyères, and explore the Maison du Gruyère cheese exhibition from 14:00 onwards. If there is time, we will look at the Gruyères old-town before returning to Fribourg in the evening.

Register at our office (MIS 3010) during the Tuesday/Friday office hours, until Tuesday 10th October (inclusive). Please bring cash to pay in advance. We look forward to seeing you there! :)

Date: 
14/10/2017 - 09:00