The La Bâtiaz castle was built in 1260 and is the only remaining witness to the medieval era. It was an object of envy, and passed from the House of Savoie to the Sion bishops (and vice versa) many times. Dishes influenced by medieval flavours are served during the summer season.

There are panoramic view over the surrounding vineyards and Rhône Valley from the castle tower. The castle also hosts collection of medieval torture instruments inside. The château's medieval tavern, À la Part des Anges is now a highlight with its medieval menu.

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Founded: 1260
Category: Castles and fortifications in Switzerland

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www.batiaz.ch

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Harald Grønvold (19 months ago)
Great view and hospitality
Ulav Tisinis (2 years ago)
Living the era while taking dinner Impressive
Liz Mottier (2 years ago)
Had a family reunion, dinner, it was just perfect, the people in charge flexible and lovely.
Greg Witt (2 years ago)
Easily accessible castle near the center of Martigny
Tom V. (3 years ago)
Nice castle , Fun to visit.
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