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Gorges du Pont du Diable

Address: Le Jotty, 74200 La Vernaz, France
Phone Number: +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, Nature & Parks
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Type: Geologic Formations, Nature & Parks

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Geneva, Switzerland
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71 reviews 71 reviews
14 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 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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30 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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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Nv
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61 reviews 61 reviews
28 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
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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Sheffield
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32 reviews 32 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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57 reviews 57 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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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 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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switzerland
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126 reviews 126 reviews
34 attraction reviews
179 helpful votes 179 helpful votes
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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