Chateau de Chillon Tour, Switzerland

About Chateau de Chillon, Switzerland: Chateau De Chillon Switzerland is one of the most romantic castle in Lake Geneva Montreaux and is the most visited historical monument.It is considered as the great family-friendly destination and also can be done through one fine day-trip excursion from Geneva, Lussane.The Chateau De Chillon is also a beautiful location on the small island and is in the far western end of the Lake Geneva between the Montreaux and Villeneuve.The romantic Castle was long known because of it's strategic importance which also control the trade in the Lake Geneva region.The Castle is open all around the year and has different visiting hours although the variation is same between 10 to 6 and is only closed on December 25 and January 1.

How can Reach : Chateau de Chillon is the part of the Montreux city in Switzerland country. It is well connected with Zurich, Geneva, Basel and Lausanne cities by road.

"Montreux" is the nearest railway station which is just 3.2 KM far from "Chateau de Chillon". Tourists can get here train to Zurich and Geneva cities.

"Geneva Airport" is the nearest airport which is situated just 103.5 KM distance from "Chateau de Chillon". Tourists can get here flights to domestic cities and international.

Entrance Fee (Entry Fee - Tickets):

CHF 10.50 : Adults (above 16 years old)

CHF 6.00 : Children (6 to 15 years)

CHF 29 : Family (2 adults + 5 children 6 to 15 years old)

FREE : Under 5 Years old

Visit Timings (Open Hours): Chateau de Chillon

9.00 am to 5.00 pm : April to September (Monday to Sunday)

9.30 am to 6.00 pm : Oct (Monday to Sunday)

10.00 am to 5.00 pm : November and December (Monday to Sunday)

9.30 am to 6.00 pm : January to March (Monday to Sunday)

Closed : 25 December & 1 January

Tourists Information Centre Address: Avenue de Chillon 21, 1820 Veytaux, Switzerland

Locations: Veytaux, Vaud, Switzerland

Built Year: 1536

Architect: Jacques de Saint-Georges

Summer Season : June to August

Winter Season : November to February

Tourist Attractions: Chaplin's World, Hauteville Castle, Eglise Saint-Vincent, Queen Studio Experience, Chateau de Chillon, Marmots' Paradise, Casino Barrière de Montreux, Chillon Castle, Alimentarium, Palais de Rumine - Historical landmark

Things to Do: Boating, Swimming and Fishing on Lac Leman Lake, Mountain hiking, visit old castle, Unforgettable cruises, Be a gourmet, Take a journey at the "alpage", Visit Montreux Vieille Ville",Stroll along the Riviera Promenade, Aquaparc- Water park

Website: https://www.chillon.ch

Weather Temperature:

Months Temp. Jan Feb March April May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec
Average Low (℃) 0.3 0.7 3.5 6.4 10.7 13.8 16.1 15.9 12.6 9.1 4.2 1.4
Average High (℃) 4.4 5.6 10.1 14.0 18.7 22.4 25.0 24.4 19.8 14.6 8.6 5.3

Nearest Accommodations:

Luxury Hotels: Hotel du Port (+41 21 960 41 45), Hotel du Quai (+41 21 966 17 17), Hotel Masson Veytaux (+41 21 966 00 44), Hotel Residence Bristol SA (+41 21 962 60 60), Hotel du Grand Lac Excelsior (+41 21 966 57 57), Hotel Victoria (+41 21 962 82 82), Golf Hotel (+41 21 966 25 25), Hotel Bon-Port (+41 21 962 80 70), TRALALA Hotel Montreux (+41 21 963 49 73), J5 Hotels Helvetie (+41 21 966 77 77), Villa Eden Palace Au Lac Hotel (+41 21 966 08 06), Hotel Parc et Lac (+41 21 963 37 38), Rouvenaz Hotel (+41 21 963 27 36), Hotel Splendid (+41 21 966 79 79), Grand Hotel Suisse Majestic, Autograph Collection (+41 21 966 33 33), Hotel Eurotel (+41 21 966 22 22), Hotel Fairmont Le Montreux Palace (+41 21 962 12 12), Royal Plaza Hotel (+41 21 962 50 50), Hotel Villa Toscane (+41 21 966 88 88), Montreux Deck by GuestLee Hotel (+41 22 575 35 13)

Affordable Hotels: Restaurant de l'Aigle Hotel (+41 21 968 14 16), Hotel du Soleil (+41 21 960 42 06), Hotel Villa Germaine Parizsi (+41 21 963 15 28), Residence Castel Les Chenes Hotel (+41 21 963 08 80), Holiday Home View Riviera Hotel (+41 43 810 92 12), Montreux Lake View Apartments City Centre Hotel (+41 79 622 00 00), Montreux B&B Neuf Trois Quarts Hotel (+41 21 961 19 27), Riantes-Rives B Hotel (+41 21 964 51 39), Montreux LakeView Residence Hotel (+41 79 635 55 57), tudio Riviera Montreux Hotel (+32 497 36 01 47)

Distances from Chateau de Chillon:

Lausanne City: 38.3 KM

Bern City: 98.6 KM

Zurich City: 218.8 KM

Geneva City: 104.3 KM

Basel City: 196.4 KM

Winterthur City: 239.8 KM

Lucerne City: 206.8 KM

St. Gallen City: 302.1 KM

Nearest Major Airport : "Geneva Airport" is a international and domestic airport of the Switzerland country which is located just 103.5 KM distance from Chateau de Chillon. Tourists can get here domestic and international flights.

Bus Services: Buses services are available from "Geneva Airport" (103.5 KM) to Montreux tour.

Taxi Services: Taxis services are available from "Geneva Airport" (103.5 KM) to Montreux tour.

Nearest Train Station: Montreux (3.2 KM). Tourists can get here train to to Zurich and Geneva cities.