The castles of the Vaud Alps

Travel through the history of the Vaud Alps by visiting its castles!

Take a stroll through centuries of history and discover castles and fortified buildings with a rich past. Let your curiosity lead you on the paths of history that these places bring to life during your visit.

In the Vaud Alps, we can count two historical monuments that testify to another time: the castle of Aigle and the fortified house in Ollon. During a visit, take a step back in time in these places steeped in history.

These sites have been able to reinvent themselves and now offer various activities that highlight gastronomic culture, local crafts or cultural events. Discover them without further delay!

View over Aigle and the snow-covered castle
Château d’Aigle and Wine Museum

The imposing and still authentic castle in the Chablais AOC wine region accommodates the Vine, Wine and Wine Labels Museum.

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Château de la Roche
Château de la Roche

The Château de la Roche is in the heart of the wine-producing village of Ollon, in the Chablais mountains at the foot of the Vaudois Alps.

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The Vaud Alps invite you to explore their cultural heritage!

If you enjoyed visiting these castles, why not continue to explore the region steeped in traditions.

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