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Steep streets with old houses lead up from the lake to the white
Chateau. The Chateau can be visited but was closed for restauration
when I was there (Jan 2004). From Nyon you can make boat trips to Evian
and Geneva. The view accross the lake is spectacular on a clear day you see the Mont Blanc.
At the time of the Romans the city was named Julia Equestrius. It
has many features demonstrating that it was once an important Roman
As you walk down from Place Perdtemps you may spot an amphitheatre,
discovered during some building works for appartments that would never
One of the major summer events is the Paléo Festival de Nyon.