Welcome to Evian-les- Bains, famous all over the world for its mineral water, a place that benefits from an scenery that has made it an internationally tourist resort. The scenic french spa town of Évian-les- Bains was the favorite country retreat of the Dukes of Savoy, and has beautifully preserved buildings with an “old-world”, late 19th-century and early 20th-century charm.
In this tour you will visit the former Thermal Baths, the amazing Palais Lumiere, the Casino, former luxury hotels and Villa Lumière where the town hall is located. Discover this and much more in a walking tour where you can see the main highlights of this place, nestled between the lake and the mountains.
You will learn about:
History of the town
The history of the town's principal buildings
Mineral water that has made the town famous
The mysterious illness of the Baron of La Rochette cured by the water
Famous visitors such as Kings Edward VII and George V of the United Kingdom and King Farouk of Egypt... More