Montreux, Switzerland

About Montreux

Montreux offers breathtaking views of the Swiss Alps and a charming blend of cultural richness. Famous for its world-renowned jazz festival, this vibrant town boasts a beautiful lakeside promenade, historic castles, and a mild climate that makes it a year-round paradise. Whether you’re exploring the Chillon Castle or taking a scenic train ride through the mountains, Montreux promises an unforgettable Swiss experience.

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Montreux highlights

Average temperature in June

18 °C / 64 °F

High season months

June, July, August, September

Local currency

Swiss franc (CHF)

Local language

French, German, Italian, Romansh

Closest Airports

  • Geneva Cointrin International Airport (CH) - 65.2 km (40.5 mi)

Fun fact

Montreux hosts the world-famous Jazz Festival every July, attracting global music legends.

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