The Watchmaker's Apprentice
Rolex, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Baume & Mercier, Breitling, the list goes on and on... Swiss Watch Making is legendary and we offer you the chance to become a watchmaker for a few hours. Guided and instructed by an experienced watchmaker you will learn how to disassemble and reassemble an original Swiss clockwork, getting a feeling for the skill and precision it takes to succeed as an elite time master. This is an incredible, must do experience if you are a lover of fine timepieces or precision craftsmanship.
This story was designed to be part of a longer customised itinerary and cannot be booked as a standalone experience. Once selected, the concierge team will work with you to build a suitable program of minimum two days that will include this story.
Group size: 1 to 4 people Prior Experience: No specific experience or knowledge is required Family Friendly: Yes. We recommend that your kids should be at least 8 years old to participate in this experience
Timing & Duration
Duration: 3 hours Timing: 9am to Noon
Etiquette: Please bear in mind that you will be handling very delicate materials and tools, in a serene and quiet environment What to wear: Casual wear What to bring: No special requirements. Don't forget your camera and spare batteries, plugs may not be available
Frequency: Can be operated daily except Sundays, subject to confirmation Lead time: Ideal: 4 weeks - Less is possible
Cancellation: Please refer to our terms and conditions. Modifications: Modifications are possible subject to case by case review and approval, and cannot be guaranteed. Surcharges may apply No Show: No refund
Vevey is a scenic lakeside town near the more famous towns of Montreux and Lausanne, by Lake Geneva