Castle Tours : Switzerland
Photo gallery dedicated to the castles of Bellinzona, Switzerland.
Site in German about this Swiss castle of which only few ruins remain.
Situated on a high cliff overlooking the entrance of the world famous Viamala - Gorge and the Domleschg - valley Hohen Rätien is one of the biggest and most important medieval site of Graubünden / Switzerland.
One of Switzerlands most beautiful cave-castles near Solothurn. Although poor on pictures, the site provides very accurate information about the castles history and layout. All in german.
Castle Greifensee is a famous place of swiss history, because its inhabitants have all been slaughtered when the castle fell during the "Old Zurich-War" in the 15th century. The site contains pictures and a lot of information (text in german).
A beautyful castle near the nothern border of Switzerland which still looks the same as centuries ago. This site contains all informations and a large foto-gallery.
The official homepage of the museum of castle Kyburg (near Winterthur, north of Zurich) with a foto-tour and much information (in german).
On a rock, high about the rhine and europe's biggest waterfalls stands the medieval castle of Laufen. Today it's a restaurant and can be booked for weddings etc.
Very informative site: Tour of the castle (incl. plan), all you need to know about its history and the exibitions in the museum.
Official site from the people who own the old bishop's castle in Leuk. News about renovation-projects, pictures and information about the castle's history (also in english).
Beautiful castle at the feet of the Jura-mountains. Small site in german with some pictures and infos about history, accessability and contact address.
The castle of Porrentruy (Canton Jura) has it's origin in a carolingian domain and was later a residence of the bishops of Basel. The site contains lots of pictures (new and old) and plans. Text is in french.