Jean-Jacques Rousseau tour
Eglise Saint-Maurice, Route de Glapigny, 74230, Thônes
Sheltered walk on the left bank of the river Nom, the Jean-Jacques Rousseau circuit will take you to the Tour hamlet, known for its manor house. Jean-Jacques Rouseau stayed for the day ; referenced in his work 'L'idylle des Cerises'.
Cross Thones in the direction of La Clusaz, then take the Glapigny road, up to the place called Le Martinet. On the left, follow the path follows the left bank of the river Nom, until you reach the Bossenaz chapel . Then, climb towards the hamlet of the Maison Draz, then take a right along the tarmac road towards Thones. At the intersection with the Glapigny road, take the path to the right which rejoins the Martinet passing by Le Tour. Return to Thones on the road