Chateau de Menthon-Saint-Bernard, Menthon-Saint-Bernard

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Take a tour of Chateau de Menthon-Saint-Bernard, an Alpine castle whose history dates back to the 12th century. The structure features 105 rooms and its spires punctuate the dramatic mountain scenery. Occupying the property for 23 generatios, the Menthon family has opened part of their home to the public, offering tours of the interior. Highlights are the countess' bedroom with a draped four-poster bed, a 13th-century kitchen, and the castle's great hall adorned with 16th- and 19th-century furniture and paintings. Some tours are costumed; most are in French, but you can inquire about English-language tours as well. Check the website for details. Arrange to visit Chateau de Menthon-Saint-Bernard and other attractions in Menthon-Saint-Bernard using our Menthon-Saint-Bernard trip planning website.
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  • Le Château de Menthon Saint Bernand, located around the Annecy Lake, build on the rock, that neo-gothical castle is dominating Annecy and supervises the Aravis montains with is amazing panorama. A....  more »
  • The view on the lake is simply stunning, the castle is between the mountains and the lake meaning that wherever you look, the landscapes are beautiful. The guide was clearly passionate about the...  more »
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  • Absolutely breathtaking. €2 to get in. Worth every penny. The view is spectacular 🇫🇷
  • Unfortunately the castle was closed for winter, but we enjoyed a walk around in snowy forest and little streams.

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