The latest news in Evian



From 15th December 2017 To 7th january 2018

A unifying project The "Fabulous Village" is the opportunity to bring together different actors of the city of Evian: the services of the city, the Office of Tourism, schools, colleges and high schools, associations, traders ... the "Fabulous Village" is 4 weeks of events in the city, more than 150 tons of driftwood; more than 500 driftwood sculptures; 22 storytellers, musicians, actors, circus artists and sculptors present; 4 highlights: the opening of the village, the arrival of Santa Claus, the departure of Santa Claus and the departure of the floats; more than 120,000 people expected; 2 exhibitions ...

"Nothing exists that hasn't been previously dreamed ..... "

For more information go to the website :
hexibition on

hexibition on "The Mythical road of Alpes"

In Garibaldi House in Evian from 9th April to 13th November 2016

Garibaldi house in Evian features an exhibition about the saga of the "Mythical Alpine road" through more than 200 objects and documents from the collections of the City or from external loans. Posters, including thirty-L.M P. stunning posters, maps ... Evocative objects travel are presented as so many testimonies of the history of this legendary road. An audiovisual produced newsreel Gaumont-Pathé completes the visit.
In the early twentieth century, the mountains open to automobile tourism. That is when was created by the Touring Club of France, on an idea of ​​the general council of Savoy, the ambitious project of a road linking Geneva to the Mediterranean along the alpine ridge. This will be the Alpine Road, "true triumphal way" leading tourist marveled Evian in Nice, "graceful shores of Lake Geneva to the sunny shores of the French Riviera."
Long over 600 km, this mythical road inaugurated in 1911 through five departments, borrows nine passes, five more than 2 000 m and wants the most beautiful mountain road in the world. It offers indeed throughout his career exceptional panoramas: the Var valley, the neck of the Cayolle and Queyras, Col de Vars and Ubaye valley, the mountain passes of Izoard, Galibier and Lautaret and mecca of tourism, the Chamonix valley.
La Route des Alpes is borrowed from its inception by thousands of motorists. The buses of the company railways Paris-Lyon-Mediterranean roam in the five and six daily stages. Luxurious and comfortable tourist excursions that prefigure organized trips in the second half of the twentieth century ...

Schedules : Every days from 2 pm to 6 pm
Adult: from 2.50 to € 3.50,
Children: 0 to € 2.50.
Free for children under 10


Or Legend Flottins     EVIAN 2015 CHRISTMAS :

" THE FABULOUS VILLAGE, an alternative to the Christmas markets where nothing is for sell, where every thing is to dream and imagine "

In a wood floated decor, Evian takes us to meet a magical world where lived Flottins and Flottines - little beings of Lake Geneva. These strange characters offer us stories, poems, music, entertainment and prowess.

  • - Flottins will arrive the 11th december evening.
  • - Spectacular arrival and departure of "Father Christmas" : 18th and 24th December 2015
  • - Flottins departure : 3rd january 2016
Throughout this period the village will be open access and Flottins will be there from 3 pm to 7 pm every days

"Nothing exists that hasn't been previously dreamed ..... "

"Belles de jour" exhibition

from February 6 to May 29, 2016

"Belles de jour" Female figures in the collections of the Beaux Arts Museum of Nantes 1860-1930

The Palais Lumière presents from February 6 to May 29, 2016 the exhibition "Belles de jour," which intends to consider, through a journey involving more than 70 works from the collections of the Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, the representation the female figure of the nineteenth early twentieth century. From housewife to worker, history heroin worldly figure of the courtesan to the muse, the woman is seen as a symbol of fantasy and freedom.
The fund nineteenth century Museum of Fine Arts Nantes is particularly important and boasts a very large collection in paintings, drawings, prints and sculptures. Scenes of literary history, religious or mythological illustrate the taste of artists until the early twentieth century for works aimed at the Salon but also to wealthy and cultured clientele. In this sense, the collection illustrates particularly the representation of female portraits, especially for the period 1860-1930. The greatest artists of the time are represented, Baudry Van Dongen, Maxence to Lempicka. All the major artistic movements are represented: academicism, but also the symbolism, cubism, fauvism and show the feminine allegory to develop clean and unique themes.
Schedules :
 Every days : 10 am to 7 pm  (but monday : 2 pm to 7 pm)  and days celebrated.
 Rate :
 10 € (adults)
   8 € (10-16 years)
   0 € (-10 years)



The race will start from Evian, the 16th of June, opportunity to admire the cars in the city center like last year to join Megève city first step by the beautiful roads of Haute-Savoie. June 17 competitors take the path of the Col de la Madeleine, Serre Chevalier with a goal as a second step, to finally reach Cannes on June 18 by the "Col de L'Izoard.
And if you have an old car and the desire to discover this legendary event, don't remain even drag a few seats from the 200 started by RALLYSTORY, find all the information on the organizers' website :
Exhibitions palais lumière

Exhibitions palais lumière

From 2nd october 2015 to 10th january 2016

With the goal of making Evian an international cultural destination, in 2006, the town created its new
cultural centre : the Palais Lumière.
Evian is also home to art galleries and offers visitors a varied, top-quality cultural events programme.

Martin Parr, a british photographer proposes 2 series of photos about tourism and leisure, one especially on Evian.
The touristic town 
Let discover this new hexibition : 
From Friday 02 October 2015 to Sunday 10 January 2016 : from 10h to 19h daily , exceptionally closed on  (on monday from 14h to 19h)
Sotheby's International Realty

Sotheby's International Realty

After 3 years very hard, the Sotheby's International Realty Group, finally sees a significant recovery of transactions in the entire network; in fact, the fourth quarter of 2015 promises to be the best since 2011.
Extraordinary visibility in the press !
With our continuously working press, Sotheby's Int. Realty France is more than ever, constantly present in the French and international media, as in :
- "Le Point" of 15 October (Special folder real estate), attached
- Figaro Magazine October 16 (interview with Alexander Kraft) attached
- Les Echos weekend of 9 and 16 October (presentation of our exceptional properties) attached
- Figaro Magazine of September 25 (Special property file) this year, in total, our network has already had more than 1,000 articles in the French and international press !
New website 
After 12 months of work, we have finally been able to launch our new national website, the most elegant, modern and efficient site on the French market.
New local websites
Our cooperation with "Agence +" allows ALL French franchisees to reprogram their local websites, while enjoying the new design & technical infrastructure of the national site. Several new sites are already in programming, and others will be added soon ...
This mix of improved infrastructure, of visibility in the media and social activities is really unique in the French market (and world) and allows our group to be clearly distinguished from our competitors and perfectly positioned for the market recovery 2016 ...


We wish you a Happy New Year from the shores of Lake Geneva & our snow covered mountains.

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                    All the staff of Evian Sotheby's International Realty
                    wish you a Healthy and prosperous 2016 year !




Entrusted to interior design architect François Champsaur and François Chatillon, senior architect at Les Monuments Historiques, the renovation of the Hôtel Royal, which is due to reopen in July 2014, is a large-scale project. Respecting the original design, the aim is to restore this centennial hotel to its former luminous glory. Blending historical heritage with the latest trends in contemporary design, the first- floor rooms have been restyled in elegant harmony. From the bar to the great hall, the wine cellar to the library, Gustave Louis Jaulmes’s neo-Baroque frescos that grace the building’s vaults and domes have regained their former lustre. Half of the hotel’s 150 bedrooms and suites have been restored and modernised. The delicate patina on the period furniture in precious woods – mahogany, rosewood, Ceylon lemonwood – specially designed for their original setting, has been restored. On the sixth floor, hitherto intended for meetings and conferences, luxurious private suites have been converted, whose view of the lake and the Alps reaches new heights. On the ground floor overlooking the garden, a new conference centre has been opened. In the Les Fresques restaurant, the straight lines of the leather and blondwood furniture and the lighting from the brass chandeliers compliment the curved strokes of the frescos and reinvent the place’s original magic. 
Alone, with family, friends or couples, the whole team has at heart to make the Hotel Royal the casket of your best moments with ease.
Spend the door, enter ... The Royal Hotel and its staff will welcome you !



NEXT EDITION : September 15-18th 2016

We would like to express the immense pleasure we had in sharing with you the great moments of this 2015 edition of the Evian Championship. It was an "unbelievable" edition, as best described on the 18th green by the new champion Lydia Ko, who won her first major and in doing so, broke the record for being the youngest major tournament champion. 
As the memory of this fantastic finale and the emotion of Lydia Ko are still fresh in our minds, the entire Evian Championship team would like to thank you once again for your presence along the way. Fans, players, and guests all helped in forging the exceptional character of our event which, according to the media across the world, will leave its mark on the history of golf. It was a success that we share with you. Your inspiring support and involvement allow us, together, to continue building the future of golf in our image.
A profound thank you to all of you, and looking forward to seeing you at the next edition (september 15-18th 2016)
We will recontact you for the commercialization of stands for next year, because of the high demand we received. The priority will be given to you, as an exhibitorr of the 2015 edition, in any case. 
The Evian Championship Team