Freddie Tour

Accompanied by a guide and an audioguide, follow in the footsteps of Freddie Mercury in Montreux. You will learn more about the singer's relationship with Montreux through photos, anecdotes and fascinating stories.

Duration about 1 hour.
Easy walk of 1 kilometre on the lakeside of Montreux.

Freddie Tours offers you an original way to discover the rich musical past of the city of Montreux through the story of one of its most famous host, Freddie Mercury!

- Participants are accompanied by a guide, a Montreux native with a strong connection to Queen's musical world. He is the president of "Montreux Celebration", which organises the "Freddie Celebration Days" festival created by his parents in 2001.

- Authentic and previously unheard explanations and anecdotes thanks to the testimony of Peter Freestone, Freddie Mercury's personal assistant for 12 years, with whom the guide has been in regular contact for over 20 years.

- Interactive audio guides in 5 languages: French, English (with Peter Freestone's voice), German, Italian and Russian, as well as exclusive photos and videos broadcast throughout the visit to better immerse yourself in the Montreux of the 1980s.

- A tour of the town's iconic locations, suitable for everyone, including the Mountain Studios at Montreux Casino where Queen's greatest albums were recorded. The Freddie Tours end at the lakeside in front of the famous Freddie Mercury statue.

The guided tours take place in all weather conditions.

The route of about 1km through Montreux presents no difficulty and is suitable for everyone.

Practical information

Included services

  • Accompanied by a guide
  • Multilingual audio guide
  • Duration about 1h
  • Easy walk of 1 kilometer

Provider

Freddie Tours Sarl
Grand Rue 24
1820 Montreux - CH

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