Walk up to La Châtaignière – Domaine de Rovorée


If you want to discover Yvoire other ways, a green path dedicated to pedestrians and bicycle riders was settle to allow you to reach the Domaine de Rovorée – La Châtaignière on foot or by bike, which is located at 1.5km eastwards to the village.

The Domaine de Rovorée – la Châtaignière is a natural picturesque spot, ideal for a beautiful walk from Yvoire.

How to go there?

In 20 minutes on foot, you will get to a natural area with a marked route to relax or to have a walk.

In this splendid 24-hectare park, you will observe some remarkable hundreds of years old sweet chestnuts. Close to the shore, this site is accessible by solar boat which transports people from the port of Yvoire.

At the center of this regional domain of art and culture, you will discover two public properties belonging to the Regional Council of Haute-Savoie and to the Conservation Area of Coasts and Lacustrian Shores.

The Rovorée mansion houses temporary exhibitions and artist residencies.
The other mansion – La Châtaignière – is a contemporary art center.

More information on Espace Enchanté website

Pictures of Rovorée and la Châtaignière

You’ve taken some beautiful shots during your walk?

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The green lane allows you to go safely on foot or by bike to Rovorée – la Châtaignière.
During your walk, enjoy the original viewpoints of the village of Yvoire.
La Chataignière, a former mansion now regional cultural center.
Around the museum, a splendid 24-hectare park with centenarian trees.
From the Domaine de Rovorée, the view over Yvoire is unobstructed, wonderful as well as when the sun is setting.

Activities in Yvoire

Yvoire : the TOP 10 Things to Do

  1. Garden of Five Senses
  2. Yvoire castle
  3. Fortified medieval village
  4. Flowers and old rocks
  5. Lake Geneva
  6. Yvoire from the lake
  7. Saint Pancras church
  8. Village history
  9. Local specialities
  10. La Châtaignière – Rovorée Domain

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