This funtastic medieval town belongs to Fribourg canton. Famous for several things, among them the cheese, licqueur, HR Giger. The castle towers the city and is surrounded by beautiful hills. Lovely place!
This Caffe takes you into a journey of HR Giger's work, imagining your're inside the Aliens' set. Details are extraordinaire. You may try the cafe with the Gruyeres Liqueur along with merengue with double Gruyeres cream. fabulous, loved it!...more
Amid the beautiful, pacific town and landscapes, the "dark side" of Gruyeres appears with HR Giger museum, a surreal contrast. Born in the city, the tribute to "Alien"s designer is worth a visit. Great museum holding a big collection of his works. Not advised for small...more
This small complex holds the famous cheese factory, a small market and restaurant. The museum is interesting as they show the whole process of producing the cheese. Visitors get to receive some pieces of cheese. enjoyed!
To complete the fantastic contrasts on this small medieval town, next to HR Giger Museum, there's the Tibet Museum. A small museum with a nice collection of Tibetean artcraft, its peculiarity comes from the fact that the building was an old catholic church, and the main cerimony room has the...more