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Annecy

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Annecy - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie
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Summer events : Noctibules mid-July and the lake festival on the 1st Saturday of August.

Geographical information

MunicipalityAnnecy
Postcode74000
Tourism labels
Latitude45.8992470 (N 45° 53’ 57”)
Longitude6.1293840 (E 6° 7’ 46”)
AltitudeFrom 418m to 926m
Surface area13.65 km²
Population53043 inhabitants
Density3885 inhabitants/km²
Insee code74010
IntercommunalityCA d'Annecy
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Cran-Gevrier3.7 km (9 min)
Seynod4.3 km (10 min)
Sévrier4.6 km (8 min)
Meythet4.6 km (11 min)
Annecy-le-Vieux4.8 km (11 min)
Pringy6.4 km (12 min)
Veyrier-du-Lac6.6 km (14 min)
Argonay6.9 km (12 min)
Metz-Tessy7.1 km (12 min)
Épagny7.2 km (13 min)
Menthon-Saint-Bernard8.7 km (15 min)
Saint-Jorioz8.7 km (15 min)
Poisy9 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Lake Annecy
Lake Annecy
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Old Town (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Old Town (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Sails on Lake Annecy (© Jmsattonnay)
Sails on Lake Annecy (© Jmsattonnay)
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Old City
Old City
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Lakeside of Annecy (© Jmsattonnay)
Lakeside of Annecy (© Jmsattonnay)
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Town Hall Square, St. Maurice church Castle (© Jmsattonnay)
Town Hall Square, St. Maurice church Castle (© Jmsattonnay)
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Boats on the lake (© Jmsattonnay)
Boats on the lake (© Jmsattonnay)
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Walk along the Avenue of Albigny to Annecy
Walk along the Avenue of Albigny to Annecy
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Church of Italians (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Church of Italians (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Mature prisons (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Mature prisons (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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The Imperial (© Fabienne Gevaux)
The Imperial (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Manezh Pâquier (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Manezh Pâquier (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Pont des Amours (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Pont des Amours (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Lake from the gardens of the Imperial (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Lake from the gardens of the Imperial (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Market day in Annecy (© Jmsattonnay)
Market day in Annecy (© Jmsattonnay)
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Venetian Carnival Annecy (© Fabienne Gevaux)
Venetian Carnival Annecy (© Fabienne Gevaux)
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Venetian Carnival Annecy
Venetian Carnival Annecy
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Lake Annecy
Lake Annecy
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Old Town
Old Town
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Old Town
Old Town
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Old Town
Old Town
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Old Town
Old Town
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Lake Annecy
Lake Annecy
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Lake Annecy
Lake Annecy
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Annecy of Lac
Annecy of Lac
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View of the castle from the park Bosson (Imperial)
View of the castle from the park Bosson (Imperial)
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The Venice of the Alps
The Venice of the Alps
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Weather

Friday 28 august
Min. 15°C - Max. 28°C
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Saturday 29 august
Min. 14°C - Max. 28°C
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Sunday 30 august
Min. 14°C - Max. 28°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Paccard museum, making bells.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sightseeing safari on Lake Annecy
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 40 € Annecy
Sightseeing in a Citroën 2CV
Entertainment140 € to 240 € Annecy
Paraglider flight over Lake Annecy
Sports sensations90 € Lathuile (13.8 km)
Canoe kayak ride down the Old Rhône
Sports sensations27 € to 35 € Seyssel (24 km)
Cellar tour and tasting at Maison Mollex
Local flavours5 € Corbonod (25 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h45Annecy
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic2h10Annecy
The Séran and the Cerveyrieu waterfall
HikeEasy2h30Artemare (34 km)
Outing at the Col of Jaillet
HikeEasy4h20Combloux (38 km)
Snowshoes itinerary : les Granges
Snowshoe hikeIntermediate2h15Combloux (38 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels