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Les Jardins de L'eau du Pre Curieux

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Another unusual place to visit around the lake

This is a good visit for nature lovers. You have to take a solar powered boat from the pontoon... read more

Reviewed July 28, 2016
Evian-les-Bains, France

I didn't know what to expect but we were both highly impressed with this centre and all that has... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2015
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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Sep 15, 2017
“And now for something completely different”
Aug 11, 2017
“Guided garden tour- mainly in French”
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Reviewed September 15, 2017

The journey starts in a solar powered boat to the shore of the wetland research and information centre. We were met by the tour guide and given an introduction. We were then led along a discovery trail through the park which is full of trees,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Graham P
Reviewed August 11, 2017

We visited as a family with two teens. Whilst we were told it would be an English/French guided tour, it was mainly French which was boring for the English speaker not understanding the guide who was talking for 20 mins in French and about 5...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 309helena
Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is a good visit for nature lovers. You have to take a solar powered boat from the pontoon opposite the Casino to reach it. There is a semi guided tour where you are given some information and then allowed to wander around the gardens...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank almonsage
Reviewed July 27, 2015

I didn't know what to expect but we were both highly impressed with this centre and all that has been and is being done to encourage us to be more environmentally aware. The journey there on the solar powered boat was very smooth and relaxing...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank CiaoBella2701
Reviewed July 11, 2015 via mobile

We traveled on Electro Solar boat, "L'Agrion " to this natural water garden to discover a "man made" eco system as found in nature. A re-creation of Lake bank area before settlement and what nature can achieve. Very informative and we'll worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank dougiependergast
Reviewed June 28, 2015

Accessible by solar powered boat from Evian promenade, you arrive at the lovely old house and gardens that tell the story of the water table, flora and fauna and eco systems of the area. A small exhibition is followed by a guided tour of the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank chambredhoteevian
Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very enjoyable. The boat ride was very good. The detailing regarding the criticality of Ramsar sites was very eye-opening. Very well-maintained gardens - and a very patient guide to explain. Thoroughly enjoyable.

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank AppaofVIPD
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