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Beautiful castle built on former roman vestiges in the 12th Century, when Savoie was an independent land… Saint François de Sales like other prestigious historical personages liked to stay in this castle.
Awaken your senses with a trip to this garden full of poetry and dreams! Located right in the middle of medieval village Yvoire, the garden seems to invite visitors to explore every delightful corner. It has been classified a “Jardin Remarquable”.
Founded in about 1095 by monks that came from the Molesne abbey in Burgundy, the abbey affiliated itself to the Cistercians in 1136 after which it became one of the most powerful in medieval Savoie due its income from property rights.