Guide fontaine


The “workshop” tour is led by a guide impersonating a character from the Middle Ages.

The visitors will discover the castle's history through their five senses.

Price: CHF 140.00 (7.7% VAT incl.) per group + entrance per person

Duration: 60 minutes

Group: maximum 15 persons

Available in 3 languages: English, French, German

NB: one language per guide only!

Last tour: an hour and a half before the castle closes.

The tour is designed to be fun and participative. Visitors will discover the different aspects of the chosen topic through objects they can handle, images to look at, scents to smell, fabrics they can touch, etc...

There are two topics to choose from:

Everyday life in the Middle Ages
Building and defending a fortress

Designed to complement the official school programme and with the collaboration of local or HEP History teachers, this attractive offer will be adapted to the age of the participants.

For a guided tour, your reservation must be:
- made at the latest 2 working days before the tour
- made in writing (using the attached reservation form)
- confirmed in writing by our reservations service

We kindly request that you reconfirm the arrival time and number of visitors in the group 48 hours before the visit.

Thank you in advance for being punctual. In the event of a late arrival please let us know. We shall do our utmost to welcome your group, however please note that for late arrivals exceeding 15 minutes the tour will be shortened or cancelled.

In the event of cancellation, please note that only written cancellations made at least 48 hours in advance will not be charged. Cancellations made the same day or no-shows will be invoiced.

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

Have a look on the English language brochure and at the brochures in other languages...