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Chateau de Tourbillon

Rue des Chateaux, Sion, Switzerland
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Very nice sights - its worth the effort

Very nice and pontoresque castle with great views of the whole city and the other castle just... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Clara H
via mobile
Sightseeing in Sion

Fantastic views from the vantage point offered by the Chateau. Very kind guide offered water for... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
BlueJane2017
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good52%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“walk up” (5 reviews)
“castle ruins” (3 reviews)
“rhone valley” (4 reviews)
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Rue des Chateaux, Sion, Switzerland
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Very nice and pontoresque castle with great views of the whole city and the other castle just infront. Its worth efforts of climbing that much stairs. When we visited the main entrance was closed so we are not sure if there is the chance to...More

Thank Clara H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Fantastic views from the vantage point offered by the Chateau. Very kind guide offered water for our very hot and thirsty dog. It is a climb.

Thank BlueJane2017
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Short steep walk around 10 minutes walk to the top. Not possible with a stroller. But easy going with good shoes also for kids. On the top nice view in all directions and to the schlosse valere and the football stadion. From the tourbillon itself,...More

Thank Fabio T
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The views are spectacular! But it is quite a hike to the top! Not for the wary! Once you get to the top you are rewarded with vast views of the area. Little quantity sandwich place and bar at the base. Definitely worth the trip!

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We drove all over Sion to find different perspectives to view this site from across the city. It's worth it.

Thank Richard-Julie_K
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The castle of Tourbillon is a great place to catch a view on the Rhone Valley. There is not much to see inside, it is more aquin to ruins than a castle, but the view is well worth it. You might want to combine the...More

1  Thank DavidBarmaz
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The view of Chateau is amazing. You can climb easily because there are many stairs. When you are climbing, I am sure that you feel that this experience is a good choice. There is a cheateu named Valley opposite of Tourbillion Chateau. There is a...More

1  Thank Hasret S
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

It was beautiful. But it doesn't have anything, just some walls. In the way, it had a little annoying ramp that after walking, my knees become painful. I suggest you if your knees are weak, certainly use knee strap and enjoy hiking.

4  Thank Fatemeh R
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

A nice hike straight up. We'll worth the view once you are up there. Take it easy as you go There is quite a bit to see as you go

Thank One2travelUsa
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

When parking in the brown signposted car park ensure you park on the lower level as the top level is reserved for residents. Parking is paid for at the meter and in English. The climb to the top was straight forward enough but not accessible...More

Thank Simon L
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