The Secret Gardens: sanctuary of beauty and history.

Looking for an idea for an outing to celebrate the arrival of spring? Located in Vaulx, just 30 minutes from Annecy and 40 minutes from Aix-les-Bains, the Secret Gardens, which we were able to test for you, offer real unusual getaway. From April 7 to October 6, 2024, these gardens reveal their splendor to visitors. Forward for a unforgettable sensory experience !

Celebrating their 30 years of existence, the Secret Gardens are built by integrating decorations from various origins, thus creating a unique and mixed atmosphere. Discover during your visit, the fruit of a shared passion for nature and creativity.

Visite des Jardins Secrets avec son allée végétalisée et son arche de roses.
Nature is everywhere

The Secret Gardens are also the theater of unique events, inviting visitors to discover this place in a different way:

  • Meet at the gardens : Friday May 31, Saturday June 1 and Sunday June 2 (Free for children).
  • Brunch reservation : next June 16, offering a gastronomic experience in the heart of nature.
  • European Heritage Days : Saturday September 21 and Sunday September 22, a unique opportunity to discover the history and beauty of the place, with reduced prices for all.
Univers insolite au cœur des Jardins Secrets.
Universe of Secret Gardens

This 1 to 1 hour getaway will allow you to fully savor the diversity and splendor of the places. Between the shaded paths, the flower groves and the crystal clear water points, each space offers an opportunity to calm and contemplation. Whether for a solitary walk, with family or friends, the Secret Gardens of Vaulx promise a relaxing excursion.

Unmissable spring getaway to the Bambouseraie.

We also visited the Lornay Gardens. Located between Annecy and Aix-les-Bains, they offer a real experience of relaxation and conviviality.

Under the leadership of new passionate owners, the Jardins de Lornay are being transformed. You will enter a place of relaxation and human warmth. As soon as you arrive, take a seat on the magnificent terrace, where you can sit down and enjoy tasty food.
From barbecue plates to refreshing smoothies, including aperitif boards, there is something for everyone!

Terrasse gourmande des Jardins de Lornay
Terrace of the Jardins de Lornay

Then explore the largest bamboo grove in Haute-Savoie, sheltering nearly 85 varieties of bamboo coming from various origins. Immerse yourself in the exotic atmosphere of this garden, with its mountains in the background. It's a place perfect for recharging your batteries during a peaceful walk.

The site welcomes you from March 30 to June 2. Meet every day except Tuesday and Thursday, from 9 a.m. to 18 p.m. And from June 3 until September 2, every day from 10 a.m. to 20 p.m., to the delight of visitors looking for relaxation!

At the edge of the pond. Family discovery of the Jardins de Lornay.
Family discovery at the Jardins de Lornay

Take advantage of spring to discover our unusual gardens!