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Gruyères is a city in Switzerland.
Gruyères is the capital of the district of Gruyère in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. Its German name is Greyerz. This medieval town is an important tourist location in the upper valley of the Saane river, and gives its name to the well-known Gruyère cheese.
HR Giger Museum Here are the famous works by the HR Giger, known for his design of the antagonists in the Alien and Species films. It is open every day except mondays.
HR Giger Bar A bar stylized as the museum. Don't forget to sit in the awesome chairs!
You will be able to eat a cheese fondue made of Gruyère and Vacherin in every restaurants of Gruyeres. Gruyeres is also famous for its double cream which is served with meringues or berries.