~ Chateau De Chillon ~
enchanting view of lake geneva from on top of the hill near the Chillon castle
Main entrance to the castle
the castle's courtyard was surrounded by castle services. Originally (based on the castle's facts) this courtyard was not so large; it was only laid out as it is today after an earthquake in 1584
wooden spoon and bowl, late middle ages. objects originally from the excavation carried out between 1895 and 1909
one from many cooking and grill area
'Heraldic Hall'. this ceremonial hall is decorated with the coats of arms of the Bernese bailiffs (the Chillon administrators who lived in the castle from 1536 to 1733.
amongst many names that once the prisoners of Chillon Castle.
at the sentries gallery, you could find armories used during the good old days
the royal toilet. simple application. sit and enjoy the ride. far down below is where the dumping final resting place..lake geneva
this is where the lords taking their bath accompany with his royal subjects.
one of the nice view of lake geneva just outside the castle
Surrounded by water and thick walls, the castle is also defended by three semicircular turrets.
end of day three. to be continue