Glion Luxury Voyage
14-16 April 2019
The Belle Époque was a time of peace and prosperity around the turn of the century. Also known as the Golden Age, this period was marked by the Art Nouveau style and considered the dawn of luxury tourism.
Discerning travellers from across Europe headed to Montreux and Switzerland’s Lake Geneva region for its scenic beauty and fresh air, thanks to new comforts such as palace hotels, railways and steamboats.
Glion Institute of Higher Education, a hospitality management school with a rich history and tradition invites you to relive this era and experience the old-world charm of the Belle Époque through an experiential press trip.
Vintage luxury travel
Travel through time and discover the beautiful city of Montreux: during the Belle Époque through a guided city tour, a boat cruise and an exclusive visit of the famous Montreux Palace hotel.
Learn from the best
Visit the historic Glion campus and learn about Swiss hospitality management and luxury education. Get involved and participate in master classes and workshops organized by distinguished industry experts.
The charm of Switzerland
Board the famous Goldenpass train to the luxury Alpine village of Gstaad and indulge in some Swiss specialities followed by an afternoon tea with the experts who will share the secret rituals of this century old beverage.
About Glion Institute of Higher Education
Founded in 1962, Glion Institute of Higher Education is a private Swiss institution offering degrees in hospitality, luxury, finance and event management across three campuses in Switzerland and the UK.
The historic campus situated in the former Grand Hotel Bellevue is perched above Montreux with breath-taking views. Here, Glion students learn the art of providing exceptional guest experience and operate a fine-dining restaurant, awarded 15 Gault Millau points.