• Historic site and monument

Verthier Bridge

The river Eau Morte and the Lake enabled the development of Verthier, one of the most ancient villages of Doussard. This picturesque spot inspired painters such as Prosper Dunant and Firmin Salabert.

Historic site and monument Verthier Bridge Doussard


Doussard (74210)
Animals not allowed
Unguided individual tours available permanently
Guided individual tours on request
Average duration of an individual visit : 01h00

A route allows you to go back to a time when the old bridge over l'Eau Morte was a toll, when the watermills were fueled by mill races using the force of water, when the boat was the means of transport to cross the lake. It allows you to discover traditional housing, Notre Dame de la Nativité chapel, to know the real bourgeois house.


Free of charge

Methods of payment accepted : Check, Travellers Cheque, Cash


Animals not allowed
Languages spoken : English, French, Italian
Languages visits : English, French, Italian


From 01/01 to 31/12, daily.

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Hameau de Verthier 74210 Doussard

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Information update on 09/10/2020 by Office de Tourisme des Sources du Lac d'Annecy