Jardins Secrets


An original and bucolic evasion of 7000m2 in Haute-Savoie - Open from 9th April to 8th October 2017


Information
  • We give our visitors a warm and friendly welcome as we like to share our passion with you. Moreover, our guides will do their best to welcome you in your native language, or at least in English.
  • The Secret gardens are an ideal place for your wedding pictures. Contact us for more information: Tel: +33 (0)4 50 60 53 18 - contact@jardins-secrets.com
  • A lovely gift shop provides you a wide range of souvenirs: Local products, handmade pottery, postcards, perfumes, sweets, candles....
  • Home-made food prepared with local products is served on our terraces or in our lounges at noon during summertime (from 11th July to 23th August). (See catering). When Alain is available, you can also taste his specialities : fresh mint tea and oriental doughnuts.
  • Cold drinks can be served every day.
  • Several car parks are located near the entrance, among them one for coaches and one for people with disabilities. A handicap toilet is available.
  • A picnic area is located near the car parks.
  • Books and magazines are at your disposal to read and relax.
  • There is an information point with free leaflets to discover the surroundings.
  • The Secret Gardens are a real maze and playground for children and we offer Zelda's game to discover the place in family.
  • There are covered spaces in case of heat wave or rain: indoor gardens, patios, galleries...
  • Dogs are allowed. However, do not forget to bring a lead with you.
  • New!!! You can now ask for your loyalty card to enjoy discounts.

The Secret Gardens are open 7 days a week, from 9th April to 8th October 2017.
 
From 9th April to 8th July:
- On Sundays and bank holidays: ticket office opens from 1.30pm to 5.30pm.
- From Monday to Saturday: ticket office opens from 2pm to 5pm.
 
From 9th July to 27th August:
- Open the whole day with catering at noon, on our terraces or in our lounges
  Ticket office opens from 10.30am to 5.30pm. You may enjoy a catering at noon and our terraces or in our lounges.
 
From 28th August to 8th October:
- Saturdays and Sundays : ticket office open from 1.30pm to 5pm
- From Monday to Friday : ticket office opens from 2.00pm to 4.30pm


For groups of 20 people minimum, the gardens are open on appointment, 7days a week from 3th April to 16th October. Visits are semi-guided.
For more information about group options, click here

Prices for individuals :
Full price : 8.50€
Reduced fare (students, young people from 12 to 18 years old, unemployed people...) : 7€
Children from 4 to 12 years old and people with disabilities : 4€
Children aged under 4 : free

Prices for groups (from 20 people) :
Semi-guided visit for adults : 7€

You can add to this type of visit the following services:
- Refreshment: 2.50€
- Snack : 5€
- Aperitif : 8€
- Meal (several options, click here)

Semi-guided visit for children aged between 4 and 12 : 4€



Access & Map
10 km from Rumilly by the road D3 (15 min)
18 km from Annecy by the roads RN 508 and then D3 (25 min)
30 km from Aix-les-Bains by the roads RN 201 or A41, and then D 910 and D 3 (40 min)
50 km  from Chambéry by the roads RN 201 or A41, and then D 910 and D 3 (1h)
55 km from Geneva by the roads RN 201 or A41, and then  RN 508 and D 3 (1h15)
 

 


Rumilly train station : 10 km
Annecy train station : 20 km
Aix-les-Bains train station : 30 km
These three stations are served by TGV (high speed train).

Nearest airport: Meythet (10 km)
Geneva Cointrin international airport (35km)
Lyon Saint Exupéry international airport (100km)


GPS position: N 45°55'12.61 – E5°59'9.77"

Jardins Secrets
1561 route de Lagnat
74150 VAULX (Haute-Savoie / France)
 
Tel: +33 (0)4 50 60 53 18
Fax: +33 (0)4 50 60 50 49
 
Contact us:
Nicole Moumen, owner and manager
Myriam Moumen, manager – contact@jardins-secrets.com
Florence, in charge of groups – assistante@jardins-secrets.com

Opening 2016 : from 3rd April to 16th October

Here are the answers of the most frequently asked questions..


FAQ
  • With a wheelchair you can discover about 80% of the gardens. Disabled people pay a reduced fare.
  • The estimated time of the visit for individuals is about one hour.
  • Duration of  a visit for groups : between 1h15 and 2h, depending on the chosen option. For more information about Group Services, click here
  • There are covered spaces in case of heat wave or rain: indoor gardens, patios, galleries...
  • The Secret Gardens are a real maze and playground for children. However, the visit would be more enjoyable with children over four because the gardens are quite delicate.
  • You can use a pushchair during the visit. However, a baby-carrier would suit better.
  • When the gardens are open, you can enjoy our gift shop. For more information about our shop, click here.
  • Home-made food prepared with local products can be served at noon during summertime (from 9th July to 27th August) on our terraces or in our lounges. For more details, see catering.
  • Cold drinks, fresh mint tea and oriental doughnuts can be served  on our terraces (when Alain is available).
  • Several car parks are located next to the entrance, among them one for coaches and one for people with disabilities.
  • Dogs are allowed. However, do not forget to bring with you a lead.
  • There is a picnic area.
  • We accept Euros and Swiss francs.
  • You can freely film or take pictures in the gardens.