Chenal Castle was built probably in the 13th century and had a rectangular floor plan. It belonged to the lords of Montjovet and only later became property of the Challant family, following the marriage between Ebalo the Great and Alexie of Chenal: in this way the two houses could control the passages along the road between Chenal and the Montjovet castle. The castle is nowdays in ruins.

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Founded: 13th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Italy

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Roberto Nadelli (18 months ago)
raggiunto durante una tappa della via francigena
Chris (19 months ago)
Il castello è un rudere ma la vista è magnifica!
Ermanno Benassi (2 years ago)
Stato di abbandono. Ingresso vietato per pericolo crolli... peccato, sembra interessante
Patricia Schneider (2 years ago)
Ein wunderschöner Ort auf der Welt mit guten Unterkunftsmöglichkeiten zum Relaxen.
laura sapone (2 years ago)
È una parte del castello di Chenal Le mura. ma il paesaggio è stupendo Si Arriva a piedi con un sentiero facile da percorrere. Passeggiata tranquilla e non stancante. Arrivato su si può vedere le antiche scritte Su pietra .
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