Jardin botanique Alpin de la Jaysinia, Samoens

(4.6/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Its locale on a slope 800 m (2,624.7 ft) above sea level gives Jardin botanique Alpin de la Jaysinia exposure to the right conditions to produce over 4,500 different alpine flowers. On the garden grounds, you'll find the ruins of a 12th-century castle, a chapel, fountains, and cascades. You'll enjoy free admission to the garden because it was a gift to the village below from one of its natives. Make Jardin botanique Alpin de la Jaysinia part of your personalized Samoens itinerary using our Samoens family vacation planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Nice to visit with a passionate gardener, Christian Chauplanaz Garden makes you discover the history of plants
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  • LLE Alpine Botanical Garden "La Jaÿsinia" offers a setting some 2,500 species of mountain flowers. Welcome to the paradise of the gentians, edelweiss and other androsaces. It's a very interesting to do alone or with family ballad.
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  • A must-see. Beautiful botanical garden which houses a multitude of alpine plants, trees and waterfalls as well as a beautiful chapel when you are upstairs with a view of the beautiful village of Samoëns (who wins because the route is steep) is a quiet and relaxing place.
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  • A hidden gem. Great little trek through the gardens and a treat at the top overlooking the town.
  • Beautiful sometimes shady and sunny garden. The main road is tarred; practice with the stroller. There are also other paths between the cascades and plants for budding adventurers. Cool water waiting for the brave at the top with a breathtaking view of the Valley.
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  • Beautiful place. This time this fall, but already seen also in the spring and summer, every time a treat for the senses.
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