The history walk takes you around the old village of Saint Martin discovering its monuments and the places that were important in yesteryear village life. Leaving from the parish church, there are 12 points of interest which immerse you into Saint Martin's past.
You will find 12 monuments or points of interest can be visited on this walk around the old village of Saint Maritn :
1. Parish church
2. The Hôtel Lachenal
3. The La Villette washing trough
4. A traditional house
5. The dairy
6. The communal bread oven
7. Ligeon's grocery shop
8. The paved street
9. Town Hall/school
10. Chez Babert
11. The Villarencel Chapel
12. The Notre Dame de la Vie Sanctuary
At each point on the circuit there is a QR-code to be flashed which provides photos and commentary about the places visited. To access the information :
- If you have a smartphone or tablet : download a QR-code reader on App Store or Google Play. Scan the codes on the signposts that are spread along the circuit.
- If you don't have a smartphone or table : The Tourist office will give you a map and written summary that you can follow.
All year round.
- Public WC
- Car park
- Pets welcome
A free map with summary is available at the Tourist Office.
Points of interest nearby
Reconstructed and enlarged between 1650 and 1750, the Saint Martin church is typical of the Tare...
One of the first places to open to the public, this former guesthouse, which is now the ‘Hôtel-R...
Fountain, trough, washing point or "bachal" as they were called in the Savoy, this water point w...