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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 28 July 2016
almonsage
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Evian-les-Bains, France
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I didn't know what to expect but we were both highly impressed with this centre and all that has... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2015
CiaoBella2701
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Guernsey, United Kingdom
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15 Sep 2017
“And now for something completely different”
11 Aug 2017
“Guided garden tour- mainly in French”
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Reviewed 15 September 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

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Reviewed 11 August 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

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Reviewed 28 July 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

1  Thank almonsage
Reviewed 27 July 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

Thank CiaoBella2701
Reviewed 11 July 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.

Thank dougiependergast
Reviewed 28 June 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

2  Thank chambredhoteevian
Reviewed 12 November 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.

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