The hillside village of Veytaux is home to one of the most famous monuments in Switzerland, Chillon Castle. However, the village is also a pretty maze of charming streets and its chestnut grove just above the centre is a favourite stop for hikers.
Over a thousand years of history await – welcome to Chillon Castle on the banks of Lake Geneva. Chillon Castle is an architectural jewel nestled in a glorious setting that boasts both lake and mountains.
World of Strategy: welcome to the Fort de Chillon!
A maze of tunnels right in the heart of the mountain, this mythical spot is finally opening its doors to the general public. Built into the depths of the rock just opposite Chillon™ Castle, this ancient military monument, which was classified as a military secret until 2001, is to reopen as a museum by the summer of 2020.
Situated on Lake Geneva, Villeneuve is both in the eastern part of Montreux Riviera and the north-east of Chablais. The town and its vineyards enjoy the Riviera’s favourable climate, which makes Villeneuve a renowned appellation.
Quayside along the lake shore.
Its lakeshore offers an idyllic view of the Ile de Peilz and the local wines are definitely worth a detour.
Nature Reserve «Les Grangettes».
The largest nature reserve of lake Geneva region is well known for its international importance of migratory birds and represents an exceptional heritage.
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