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Swiss Watch Tours

route de la Falaise 4, Marin 2074, Switzerland
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Great intro to the Swiss Watch world

Roy offers a good package in our case collecting us from Neuchâtel station, showing us the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
m558d
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Farnham, United Kingdom
Day to remember

I booked this trip for my husbands 50th birthday and it was a day he will truly remember for years... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
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Exclusive access to some of the premium Swiss watch factories, you can see manufacturing & assembly of mechanical watches, working days only. Day visit: "Tailored Tour" for 2 (min) to 4 (max) people in an air conditioned 4 x 4 executive car and guide, with a visit to a watch factory or workshop (atelier) with lunch. In English or French (German or Chinese by prior arrangement), Mon to Fri only.
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route de la Falaise 4, Marin 2074, Switzerland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Roy offers a good package in our case collecting us from Neuchâtel station, showing us the locations of many famous watch-making names in Le Locle and La Chaux-de-Fonds, then a visit to the International Horology Museum, lunch at smart hotel above La Chaux-de-Fonds and then...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

I booked this trip for my husbands 50th birthday and it was a day he will truly remember for years to come. We met Roy he is very friendly and chatty. He was very informative about the local area and what would be happening during...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The watch factory and museum we visited were outstanding but Roy was disappointing. After he picked us up at the train station he drove around killing time until he realized our appointment time was sooner than he was thinking. Consequently we were over 30 minutes...More

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Swisswatchtours, Owner at Swiss Watch Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Bonjour. This visitor came with two other ladies in April and were collected (without the gentleman watch enthusiast who unfortunately was ill in his hotel) from Neuchâtel railway station as usual. He wants to book a watch tour on his next visit to Switzerland his...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

It was a awesome experience to visit the Swiss watch factory & our tour guide & organiser Mr. Roy slater was fantastic & very co-operative, not only he organised for a full fledge authantic Swiss watch tour & a detailed demo & info of every...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

My son is a watch enthusiast so I surprised him with this Swiss Watch Tour by Roy Slater, and couldn't have been happier. We visited a watch museum and a local watch manufacturer. The watch tour was in-depth and we were able to see all...More

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Swisswatchtours, Owner at Swiss Watch Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2017

Many thanks to you for your positive review. It was a pleasure taking you, your son and all the other visitors on the Day Tour. I am pleased you enjoyed it so much ! Glad you liked the lunch venue also. We want every part...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

A great experience and had a good and insightful look behind the scenes of the watches we love. Thanks Roy for the excellent arrangement. The staff at the factory we visited were also very friendly and informative and patient with our queries!More

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Swisswatchtours, Owner at Swiss Watch Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Many thanks for your prompt review ! We are delighted here at Swiss watch tours whenever we read a good report and appreciate you taking the time to write to Trip Adviser. Hopefully we can welcome you again for another watch tour to a different...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Roy was very accommodating. We arranged our december day tour about a month or two in advance so we were able to schedule the rest of our Switzerland trip around it. The single day tour was a great look into the world of watchmaking by...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

My father is a watch enthusiast, and on his 60th birthday I and my mother offered him a Swiss Watch Tour as a birthday present. I booked a private tour with Roy, which took place last Friday, October 21st. Roy took us to us to...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

I am a new watch enthusiast and the tour was a gift to me. Roy was very accommodating because of my busy schedule and definitely matched what I was looking for in this experience which was insight into a smaller watch brand where I could...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

We booked a private tour with Roy in July. He arranged a visit to Girard Perregaux. It was a very detailed tour that covered every step of the manufacturing process from component fabrication, testing, and assembly. The level of access was amazing, you got to...More

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MrKhdrlarian
11 June 2017|
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Response from Swisswatchtours | Property representative |
If you want to book a watch tour then please fill in a (no obligation) Booking Form on our web site and we will assist you with your questions and possible date/s and manufacturers.
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RWHLSA
3 April 2015|
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Response from Swisswatchtours | Property representative |
from Swiss watch tours - thanks for your interest. There are Day Tours available for a minimum of two visitors from Swiss francs 295 each all inclusive. There is a visit to a factory, lunch, sight seeing of other watch... More
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