Hello from Montreux


May 18th, 2007, 01:34 PM
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Hello from Montreux

Bonjour, I am writing from my hotel in Montreux right now (in bed in fact!), the Eden au Lac. Does anyone know if the Chillon Castle is walkable from here? We are thinking of hoofing over there tomorrow morning.
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May 18th, 2007, 01:39 PM
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Bonjour--or is it Bonsoir? I'm not sure where your hotel is, but we walked from the Chateau du Chillon back to Montreux along the lakeside promenade. It was very pleasant.
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May 18th, 2007, 03:03 PM
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Hi jenblase,

I must've done that walk about one or two dozen times -- one of my favorites. It'll take about an hour.

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May 18th, 2007, 04:00 PM
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We were able to walk from the castle to our hotel (Royal Plaza at the lakeside) with our two children, ages 5 and 9. We took the bus (was it #1?) on our way to the castle.
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May 18th, 2007, 04:50 PM
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We stayed at that hotel and we walked it. Infact, it was a lovely walk. Recommend doing it early as we got there before anyone else and had the entire castle to ourselves. Very magical.
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May 19th, 2007, 08:04 AM
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Sorry, I'm late seeing your post, but yes you can walk to Chillon from the center of Montreux. Lucky you!
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