• Cultural, Entertainment/recreation, Nature and relaxation

See you in the gardens

On the occasion of the 20th edition of the "Rendez-vous aux jardins", the Association Jean-Marie Delavay invites you to (re)discover the work of the famous Gêtois botanist through guided tours of the garden or discovery walks.

Cultural, Entertainment/recreation, Nature and relaxation See you in the gardens Les Gets

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On Saturday 03 June 2023 from 10:00:00 in 18:00:00
Les Gets (74260)
Animals allowed

With the theme "Music from the garden".

On the programme for both days:
10am to 6pm - Visits to the botanical garden of Father Delavay
3pm - Visit in the footsteps of Father Jean-Marie Delavay

In addition, on Sunday 4 June, as part of the Chablais Geopark Week:
10am and 11am - Visit to the heart of a peat bog

Organised each year in June by the Ministry of Culture and Communication, the national event "Rendez-vous aux jardins" is implemented in each region by the Regional Directorates of Cultural Affairs (DRAC). Its aim is to raise public awareness of the importance of knowing, protecting, maintaining and restoring parks and gardens and also to pass on know-how.

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    The discovery trail of the Lac des Écoles is a rich site in terms of geological, cultural and natural heritage. As one of the 85 geosites of the Chablais Geopark, it highlights the protection of these mountain wetlands.

    Profile

    The discovery trail of the Lac des Écoles is part of the Chablais Geopark. This wetland retraces 250 million years of history.

    Prices

    Free of charge.

    Reception

    Open to children
    Animals allowed
    Languages spoken : English, French
    Languages of documentation : French

    Pets allowed only on a lead.

    Dates

    From Saturday 3 to Sunday 4 June 2023 between 10 am and 6 pm.

    Services
    • Pets welcome

    Access

    Jardin botanique du Père Delavay Lac des Ecoles 74260 Les Gets

    Lac des Écoles car park nearby.

    Pedestrian access from the village.

    Near shuttle stop

    More informations

    Information update on 24/03/2023 by Office de Tourisme des Gets