GRUYERES – The Old Town

Gruyères, Switzerland, is a picturesque medieval town located in the canton of Fribourg. It’s famous for several reasons. Firstly, it’s renowned for its delicious cheese, Gruyère cheese, which is widely appreciated for its nutty flavor and creamy texture. You can visit the Maison du Gruyère cheese factory to learn about the cheese-making process and sample some fresh cheese.
The town itself is incredibly charming, with cobblestone streets, historic buildings, and stunning views of the surrounding countryside. The centerpiece of Gruyères is its medieval castle, Château de Gruyères, which sits atop a hill overlooking the town. The castle dates back to the 13th century and offers guided tours that provide insight into its rich history.
Overall, Gruyères is a must-visit destination for cheese lovers, history buffs, and anyone looking to experience the beauty of Switzerland’s countryside.

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  • Coin Alloy Name: Nordic Gold
  • Coin Alloy Color: old gold
  • Coin Diameter: 31,00
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • City: GRUYÈRES
  • Country: Switzerland
  • Available: yes, not through coin dispenser
  • Location: GRUYÈRES, Switzerland