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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Annecy-le-Vieux is one of 13 municipalities of the Community of Annecy. It is, with 20,881 inhabitants, the fourth city of the department of Haute-Savoie. Its area is 1700 hectares, including 300 hectares of communal forest, 1.7 km from Lake Annecy 11.7 km from the edge of the torrent Fier, 25 km of cycle paths.

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude45.9192139 (N 45° 55’ 9”)
Longitude6.1419499 (E 6° 8’ 31”)
AltitudeFrom 417m to 1153m
Surface area17.01 km²
Population20920 inhabitants
Density1229 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAnnecy (4.5 km, 10 min)
Insee code74011
IntercommunalityCA d'Annecy

Nearest cities & towns

Cran-Gevrier4.1 km (10 min)
Pringy4.7 km (8 min)
Annecy4.8 km (11 min)
Argonay5.2 km (11 min)
Seynod5.9 km (11 min)
Veyrier-du-Lac6.2 km (12 min)
Epagny-Metz-Tessy6.5 km (11 min)
Nâves-Parmelan7.3 km (14 min)
Meythet7.8 km (11 min)
Villaz8.1 km (13 min)
Menthon-Saint-Bernard8.4 km (15 min)
Sévrier8.7 km (16 min)
Poisy9.3 km (12 min)
Dingy-Saint-Clair9.4 km (13 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Natural sites
Performance halls

Events and festivities

Every Wednesday morning market Pommaries.

The third Sunday in October: the Ancileviennerie, autumn festival.


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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Ride around Lake Annecy in a Citroen 2cv with an aperitif - 2 hours
Entertainment165 € Annecy (2 km)
Tour of Lake Annecy in a 2cv - 3 hours 15 minutes
Entertainment245 € Annecy (2 km)
Sightseeing in a Citroën 2CV
Entertainment150 € to 240 € Annecy (2.1 km)
Bike hire in Annecy - 2 hours
Sports sensations9 € Annecy (2.1 km)
Bike hire in Annecy - 4 hours
Sports sensations12 € Annecy (2.1 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
From the castle to Vovray
HikeAthletic2h50Chaumont (19.2 km)
The Vuache nature trail
HikeEasy2h40Jonzier-Épagny (21 km)
Landscapes and harvests
HikeEasy2h50Chênex (24 km)
Lac de Lessy par Cenise
HikeEasy2h10Le Petit-Bornand-les-Glières (25 km)
Pougny - Chancy
HikeEasy4h20Valleiry (25 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals