La Rambertia is one of the nature attractions found at Les Rochers-de-Naye, less than an hour by train from Montreux. With breathtaking views, it is a spectacular location for the mountain plants of La Rambertia alpine garden. La Rambertia protects and cultivates almost 1,000 alpine species including two sorts of edelweiss and 600 local varieties. If snow allows, La Rambertia gardens are open from June to mid-October.
La Rambertia botanical gardens are situated between two rocky outcrops at the top of Les Rochers-de-Naye (2,045 m) on a steep slope of 400 m2 overlooking the valley.
La Rambertia protects and cultivates almost 1,000 alpine species including two sorts of edelweiss and 600 local varieties.
Growing plants at such a high altitude is a constant challenge. If snow allows, La Rambertia gardens are open from June to mid-October and are easy to get to on the Montreux to Rochers-de-Naye train with its spectacular views.
Founded in 1896, La Rambertia is a tribute to Eugène Rambert (1830-1886), historian, teacher, story-teller and poet, who wrote “Les Alpes suisses”, published in 5 volumes, comprising scientific observations but also historical stories, musings and poetry.
Dates / Opening hoursFrom Jun 1, 2021 To Sep 30, 2021
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