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The cursed castles

The cursed castles

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English and French

About your host

I was a reporter in this Lake Geneva region. I often wondered why the castles of Allinges were destroyed. Conflicts between heirs, war of inheritance, religion, nearly 1000 years of history are in the ruins of these cursed castles.
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What we’ll do

For me, Allinges Castle are cursed. Why? Why were they warring? How? Why were these castles destroyed? Why this place became a pilgrimage St Francis de Salle, who was he? That is the subject of this visit. I guide a small group of 5 to 6 people maximum, walking from the car park of Noyer (170 route des Trois Cols Allinges) through the path that borrowed François de Salle who resided at the…

What else you should know

This is a walk, not a hike, the story is interactive, not educational, accessible to children.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
evian water white vine from Marin (French vineyard near Evian)

What to bring

walking shoes, or sneakers

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Guest reviews

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Where you'll be

Our walk takes 35 minutes to go up to the two castles, then the visit, the comments and the "drinks" break about 30 minutes. You will visit the chapel and take the time to admire the view of Lake Geneva from the belvedere. Back 40 minutes by the chef lieu d'Allinges. Total duration: 2h. Less if you want to avoid going back on foot (ask me).

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Mon, 22nd Jul    From 10:30 to 12:30.
₹956 per person
6 of 6 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

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This is a walk, not a hike, the story is interactive, not educational, accessible to children.
Luc
history walk
The cursed castles
14 reviews
From ₹956/person
14 reviews
From ₹956/person