Arboretum and conservatory orchard at Chaffardon Castle

Chateau de Chaffardon, 73230, Saint-Jean-d'Arvey
Open every day, all year round.


Arboretum in a municipal forest planted with foreign species (especially from America) and conservatory orchard.
Site opened on the 2nd May 1974. The conservatory orchard contains ancient varieties of apples and pear trees. A path runs through the arboretum, where different tree species, both common and rare, can be identified with panels.