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Gorges du Pont du Diable

Le Jotty, 74200 La Vernaz, France
+33 04 50 72 10 39
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Ranked #1 of 1 Attractions in La Vernaz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Geologic Formations, Outdoors
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Type: Geologic Formations, Outdoors

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Geneva, Switzerland
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71 reviews 71 reviews
14 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

While visiting the eagle park in Sciez, I came across a brochure for this gorge located up in the mountains. I had not heard of it before but apparently it is one of the top ten tourist attractions in the Haute Savoie with over 50,000 visitors every summer. It is about 58 km from Geneva or an hours drive. You... More 

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Birmingham, England
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28 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

We visited on an amazingly hot day which made the coolness of the gorge very welcome. Its not a place for people with mobility problems as you park the car by the road near the visitor centre and then have one heck of a walk steeply down a zig-zag path to the gorge entrance and more difficult still, a steep... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Between Thonon and Morzine, a nice stop. Decent short walk steep downhill, then a tour through the gorge, then a walk back up to the road. Unfit or young/old people may need a break or two on the way up. Newish bar/cafe, toilets and shop.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Geologically and visually fascinating formations.One need to be sure footed and have a head for heights

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
17 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

We really enjoyed our visit here. There are a lot of steps to manoeuvre but the gorge is impressive. The whole tour takes about an hour and was well worth the trip.

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Moscow, Russia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

it's really an interesting place. Don't forget to drive a little higher and enjoy a damn and like!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

great walk, great view, worth a trip if in the french part of switzerkland

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