Château de Chillon

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Built on a rocky islet, Chillon Castle enjoys a picturesque location in the beautiful surroundings of Lake Geneva, Montreux, the French shore and the Alps. It belonged first to the bishops of Sion, then the counts of Savoy and acquired its current guise in the 13C.

Useful information

Address : 

1820 Chillon

Phone:

+41 21 966 89 10

Price:

12 Fr.

Opening hours

Apr-Sep: 9am-7pm; Mar and Oct: 9.30am-6pm; rest of year: 10am-5pm - closed 1 Jan, 25 Dec - Guided tour available

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