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Aigle Castle

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Wine Central for Aigle

Very interesting chateau located in the middle of the vinyards of Aigle. Good visit for the history... read more

Reviewed May 15, 2018
Howard K
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Allentown, United States
Ami du vin celebration

We were invited to celebrate new and advancing members of the Vaudoise section, the local wine... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2017
LeMonte
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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In the heart of the renowned vineyards betwixt the Alps and Lake Léman, Aigle Castle has reigned supreme since the end of the 12th century. The former residence of the Knights of Aigle, the nobility of Compey-Thorens and then the Bernese Governors...more
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Place du Chateau 1, Aigle 1860, Switzerland
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Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

I visited Aigle Castle in July 2018 I found the Castle really beautiful. The Castle houses a wine museum. It is really extensive and really good. Covers lots of aspects of wine making in the region and has a number of fascinating interactive exhibits. There...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Very interesting chateau located in the middle of the vinyards of Aigle. Good visit for the history and the views. Local wines and wine tasting are available nearby. Good for an hour or two and a nice walk in a quaint section of the town.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

If you are in Aigle worth a look around outside and take photos as lovely setting. Inside was closed. But I note the other reviews.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

We were invited to celebrate new and advancing members of the Vaudoise section, the local wine lovers association, in the historic setting of Château D'Aigle. On arrival we soon appreciated that we were visiting a mediaeval castle by how difficult it was to walk over...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

The tours are offered in several languages. The history and beauty are breathtaking. A must see in the area

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

The castle and the wine museum in Aigle are the 2 things to visit absolutely in the region not far from Montreux.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 27, 2017 via mobile

We took the small train from aigle and got down after couple of stops and walked back all the way to aigle castle. Its quite a scenic route. We enjoyed the view and walk back to the castle. Nice wine museum.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

Quite an extensive collection covering wine making and marketing. Particularly interesting is the extensive and well presented collection of wine labels. The chateau itself has been refurbished, but is still fairly basic in places, but the wine museum is the star of the show. Worth...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

We really enjoyed visiting Aigle and it's castle. The castle itself wasn't exceptional but the seamless integration of the wine museum was excellent! It made a lovely day trip to the castle and then surrounding vineyards! We had visited the Chateau de Chillon the day...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 24, 2017

We were in Leysin and Les Diablerets for a fortnight, so Aigle was a base station for us everyday. We have seen the castle from outside everyday and it looks beautiful. On the last day of swiss trip we visited it inside as well and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Individual visitors Adults CHF 11.- Students, apprentices, pensioners, AI CHF 9.- Children (6-16 years) CHF 5.- Family tickets Adults 11 CHF 1st child 5 CHF 2nd and 3rd child etc 3 CHF Groups from 10... More
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