Visits and Chocolate Workshops

Visit our workshop and experience making your own chocolates with master chocolatier Dan Durig and his team.

Plan your visit

Private Workshops can be booked Tuesday to Thursday between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm and Saturdays on request.
Public Workshops are held on set days, shown below, and can be joined individually.

Workshops are in English or French. Japanese, Russian or Chinese can be arranged for an additional cost of CHF 100.

Get a 10% discount

At the end of the event you will have the opportunity to buy gifts in our store, which is located next to the workshop, at a 10% discount.

How to book

You can register for the group workshop directly at the store or call + 41 (0) 21 601 24 35, if possible at least one week in advance.

Choose your Chocolate Workshop from the three options below.

1. Chocolate Demonstration and Tasting

Discover how chocolates and pralines are made and taste a selection of organic chocolates of the season. Master chocolatier Dan Durig and his team will introduce you to the different techniques used in the art of chocolate making.

  • Duration of the presentation: 30 minutes
  • Participation fee:
    • 1 to 7 persons: CHF 150.-
    • Extra person: CHF 20 – adult, CHF 15 – child (up to 12 years old)
  • Number of participants: maximum 25. Visits for more than 20 people will be split into alternating groups.

2. Chocolate Moulding Workshop

Make your own moulded figurine in chocolate and taste a selection of our freshly made organic chocolates.

  • Duration of the presentation: 60 minutes
  • Participation fee:
    • 1 to 7 people CHF 250.-
    • Extra person: CHF 35 – adult, CHF 20 – child (up to 12 years old)
  • Number of participants: maximum 20. Visits for more than 20 people will be split into alternating groups.
  • Take your figurine home with you!

3. Chocolate and praline creation workshop

Create your own chocolates, choosing your filling among our range of spices, fruit, caramels, and nuts. You can select the shape and decoration for your chocolate creation.

  • Duration of the presentation: 1 h 30 minutes
  • Participation fee:
    • 1 to 7 persons CHF 350.-
    • Each extra person: CHF 49 – adult, CHF 39 – child (up to 12 years old)
  • Number of participants: maximum 20. Visits for more than 20 people will be split into alternating groups.
  • Take your creations home with you!

Upcoming Public Workshops.

9

7 March Chocolate Moulding Workshop

CHF 35.- per adult, CHF 25.- per child.

The workshop starts at 14:00

9

4 April Chocolate Moulding Workshop (Easter Bunnies)

CHF 35.- per adult, CHF 25.- per child.

The workshop starts at 14:00

9

2 May Chocolate and Praline Creation Workshop – Mother’s Day

Adults only. CHF 49.- per adult.

The workshop starts at 10:00

9

6 June Chocolate Moulding Workshop

CHF 35.- per adult, CHF 25.- per child.

The workshop starts at 14:00

9

4 July Chocolate and Praline Creation Workshop

Adults only CHF 49.- per adult.

The workshop starts at 10:00

9

5 September Chocolate Moulding Workshop

CHF 35.- per adult, CHF 25.- per child.

The workshop starts at 14:00

9

3 October Chocolate Moulding Workshop – Halloween

CHF 35.- per adult, CHF 25.- per child.

The workshop starts at 14:00

9

28 November Chocolate and Praline Creation Workshop – for Advent Calendar

Adults only CHF 49.- per adult.

The workshop starts at 10:00

9

5 December Chocolate Moulding Workshop – Santas

CHF 35.- per adult, CHF 25.- per child.

The workshop starts at 14:00

How to get to us

Address: Durig Chocolatier, Avenue d’Ouchy 15, 1006 Lausanne.

By metro: M2 direction Ouchy, « Grancy » stop.

By bus: N°2 Closelet or Mont-Fleuri stop.

By car: metered parking places near by.

Durig Chocolatier Lausanne. Visit our workshop

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Avenue d’Ouchy 15, 1006 Lausanne

021 601 24 35

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