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  • 1. Tour Pass

    An useful pass if you want to visit and enjoy Yvoire at the max. This pass is available at the tourist centre for the price of EUR 20 for adult or EUR 15 for children and offer: - Guided visits...

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  • 2. Lake Leman

    Lake Geneva (rarely Leman Lake, in french: Lac Léman or Lac de Genève) is the second largest freshwater lake in central Europe (after Lake Balaton), divided...

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  • 3. The Castle of Yvoire

    The castle, which was built between 1306 and 1311, was protected with a moat, high walls and a drawbridge. The castle has been occupied by a local family, the...

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  • 4. The Castle of Yvoire

    When Count Amadeus built the town, he also built himself the castle, which sits on a chunk of land that juts out into the lake. Even from afar, its silhouette...

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  • 5. The church of Yvoire

    The onion-shaped dome is in the style of the Savoy and Piedmont religious architecture of the late 19th century. The steeple was originally covered in tin, but...

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  • 6. Inhabitants of the lake

    Swans and ducks don't afraid being very close to people, so if you have some bread with you, be sure you will take good pictures :-)

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  • 7. Relax...

    It's truth that Yvoire has a particular aura of romance and serenity. There are many gardens and parks, many benchs to have a rest. This is ideal place for...

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  • 8. SCX

    Xavier isn't such passionate traveller like me and he's not the kind of people who like to walk much. So i found him something to do during our walk in Yvoire -...

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  • 9. One of the best-kept village

    The effort, which began in the 1950s to revive the town, helped Yvoire win first prize for France's best-kept village in 1959.

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  • 10. Yvoire in bloom...

    In Yvoire you pay more attention to its nice flowers. At the height of summer, rich foliage seems to flow from the stone houses.

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  • 11. Inside the church

    Inside the church, enjoy wonderful stained-glass windows. I liked this one above the door. Smiling figure, surrounded by fish, birds and a boat. It's a...

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  • 12. The church of Yvoire

    The shimmering steeple of St. Pancras church peeks out over the town. The steeple, built in 1854, is covered in stainless steel and gold leaf and seems to...

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  • 13. Village

    Yvoire is a medieval village built on a promontory on the Lake of Geneva. In the Middle Ages, this situation made it the "sentinel" of the lake. Ramparts and...

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