Aigle Castle - From Av. Veillon, Switzerland

Aigle Castle - From Av. Veillon, Switzerland
Aigle Castle - From Av. Veillon, Switzerland
The Aigle Castle, located in Aigle, Switzerland, is an impressive Medieval castle perched on a hilltop in the canton of Vaud. Built in the 11th century, it was originally owned by the Counts of Savoy. Today, the castle features a museum of local history and is an ideal spot to visit for those wanting a glimpse into the region's past. The castle has an impressive red-brick facade, with two towers overlooking the village of Aigle, and a large chapel and a spiral staircase inside. Visitors can explore the castle's courtyard, and its five towers, which offer views of the surrounding vineyards and snow-capped Mountains. The park surrounding the castle is perfect for taking a peaceful stroll, and you can pop in and take a look at the glassy ch√Ęteau-lake below.