Description: An incredible site offering 7 hectares of small themed gardens, interspersed with canals, water basins and fountains. Each of the individual areas has a unique architecture and design. The gardens are very much a visual delight.

Location: 18kms west of Annecy, outside the small village of Vaulx.

General Information: The site is not open all year round, and opens at different times during different months, so head to their website for latest information. Written guides in English are available.

Website: Tel No: 0(4) 50 60 53 18.

For children: This is not the most exciting attraction for children.

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