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Guided tour of the old town of Culoz and the castle of Montveran

Guided tour of the old town of Culoz and the castle of Montveran

Within the framework of its summer visits, the Bugey Sud Grand Colombier Tourist Office proposes you for the second consecutive year the discovery of the old village of Culoz.

Dominated by the Grand Colombier massif and bordered by the Rhône, the town of Culoz prospered from the Middle Ages thanks to the vineyard and the activities established around its river, the Jourdan. This industrial city, the headquarters of the CIAT company, also owes its fame to many famous people: the Serpollet brothers, Henry Dunant, Dr Poncet and the American writer Gertrude Stein.
The visit ends with the discovery of Montveran Castle, which has the particularity of belonging to the same family since the 14th century.

This visit requires a habit of walking on paths as well as the wearing of hiking boots. Also bring a hat and a bottle of water.
Guided tours by reservation with the Tourist Office.
Payment at registration or on site on the day of the visit (provide for the supplement).
Visits may be cancelled due to weather conditions and if the minimum number of participants is not reached.

Open period

Friday, July 17 from 2 to 5 pm.
Tuesday, July 28th from 2pm to 5pm.
Friday, August 14 from 2 to 5 pm.
Friday August 28th from 2 to 5pm.


Adult: 12 €
Children up to 12 years old: 3,60 €

In addition to the reception

Spoken languages

  • French

Methods of payment

  • Bank/credit card
  • Cheque
  • Cash

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