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Majestic, essential, powerful: these are the three adjectives that best describe this castle. A stone cube built in the late fourteenth century by Yblet of Challant on the rock overlooking the town of Verrès, in perfect harmony with the surrounding...more
The alps are amazing but the castle could be prettier.
Ok for a very short drop by, easy walk up of about 10 minutes but you cannot ebter the castleMore
Date of experience: October 2016
VdACultura, Ufficio comunicazione at Verres Castle, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2016
Thank you very much for your comment, it's very useful to us. We are very sorry you didn't visit the castle inside. The castle is open to the public during winter 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm, closed...More
By chance we decided to get there. What a surprise! Terrific view and well organized visit. Castle guide very professional and very good story telling. One of the most worth visit to a castle with a lot of interesting things to be discovered.
The Verres castle is from the 1400's it's a "rock solid" fortress, there's no furniture inside, but it's worth visiting to get a feeling of how life used to be!
It's a quick visit and it's about €$3,00 per person.
To reach the castle there's...More
The castle is empty, but worth a visit. The slove path to walk to the castle is quite tiring but once you are there, just pay 3 euros to enter the castle. One could say it's quite simple and plain, but it's not like that....More