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Tasty ‘Mouthwatering’ tour

The "Mouthwatering. Eating and drinking in the Middle Ages" exhibition comes equipped with an original tour with a costumed guide that's sure to feed your spirit and your stomach.

Tour on the 7th April is full !

Visitors start with an amuse-bouche: good table manners and dishes favoured by the nobility and peasants. Next, time to taste some delicious Chiquart-style medieval verrines! This moment for sharing will be a time for clinking glasses and toasting, a medieval custom. Visitors can sample the castle's special cuvée…

The first Sunday of every month at 11am (from 07/10/18) in French. In English: 03/02/19 and 03/03/19! FULL the 2nd of December!

Child: 15 CHF (6-15 years)
Adult: 35 CHF/pers. (aged 16 and above)

BOOKINGS / +41(0)21 966 89 10

The first Sunday of every month at 11am (from 07/10/18) in French. In English: 03/02/19 and 03/03/19!

Child: 15 CHF (6-15 years)
Adult: 35 CHF/pers. (aged 16 and above)

BOOKINGS / +41(0)21 966 89 10

"Mouthwatering" costumed guided tour followed by wine tasting (80’)

Costumed guided tour of the temporary exhibition "Mouthwatering - Eating and drinking in the Middle Ages", followed by original wine tasting.

A fun way of teaching your guests good table manners; sampling medieval flavours in the form of four canapés (3 savoury, 1 sweet: Arboulastre - medieval herb quiche, mushroom pâté, Hypocras wild boar crisp, cream darioles); and tasting the castle's special cuvées (cervoise and aromatised wine-based drinks).

Duration: 50-minute costumed guided tour & 30-minute wine tasting
Groups: minimum 15 / maximum 30 people
Available in: French, German, English (NB: only one language per guide!)

Adult package (inc. VAT) (18+): 48.00
Child package (inc. VAT) (6-17 years): 25.00
Reduced price - Groups of fewer than 15 people (inc. VAT): 720.00

Booking: / +41(0)21 966 89 10. At least 5 working days before the event, indicating the exact number of participants. This figure will serve as a basis for invoicing.

This offer is only valid as part of a guided tour of the castle, during the temporary exhibition, and during opening hours (last tour two hours before castle closing).

Offer not available on 17 and 18 November 2018, or during special events or themed days at Chillon™ Castle.

Please arrive on time. If you are going to be late, please let us know. We will do our best to accommodate for your group; however, groups arriving more than 15 minutes late will have their tour shortened or cancelled.

Cancellation: any tours cancelled in writing at least five days in advance will incur no charges. Same-day cancellations or no-shows will be billable.

Only official Chillon™ Castle guides are authorised to lead groups around the monument.

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    The castle is open every day of the year, except on January 1st and December 25th.

    Today: from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm (last entry at 6:00 pm)

    Admission fees
    Adult CHF 12.50
    Child 6-15 years CHF 6.00
    Family (2 adults with up to 5 children 6-15 years) CHF 29.00

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