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Armoy

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Armoy is located on the territory of the Community of Municipalities of Geneva Hills including common Allinges, Cervens, Draillant, The Lyaud, and Orcier Perrignier and borders with the town of Thonon-les-Bains.

The town consists mainly of three distinct hamlets corresponding to plateaus at different altitudes: the Hermitage, Lonnaz and the capital which is 630 m above sea level. The many wood present in the town (including the City Park of Thonon-les-Bains) Armoy contribute to making a place rich in landscapes and activities.

Geographical information

MunicipalityArmoy
Postcode74200
Latitude46.3484120 (N 46° 20’ 54”)
Longitude6.5199450 (E 6° 31’ 12”)
AltitudeFrom 415m to 674m
Surface area4.95 km²
Population1268 inhabitants
Density256 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAnnecy (77 km, 1h12)
Insee code74020
IntercommunalityCC des Collines du Léman
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Lyaud1.6 km (5 min)
Reyvroz5.2 km (6 min)
Orcier5.3 km (10 min)
Allinges6.3 km (11 min)
Thonon-les-Bains7 km (11 min)
Vailly8.2 km (9 min)
Draillant8.2 km (14 min)
Margencel10.2 km (11 min)
Publier10.4 km (13 min)
Marin10.7 km (14 min)
Anthy-sur-Léman10.7 km (13 min)
Cervens11 km (19 min)
Lullin11.6 km (14 min)

Photos

Armoy view of the sky
Armoy view of the sky
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Weather

Sunday 1 march
Min. -2°C - Max. 6°C
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Monday 2 march
Min. 4°C - Max. 6°C
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Tuesday 3 march
Min. 2°C - Max. 7°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Walking and cycling tours in the Val d'Hermones.

The Hermones ridge (1412 m), balcony Geneva, within walking distance from the village of Armoy. Très-le-Mont (1350 m) where we will drive through the neck of Fire, multiple routes are signposted. Under the tip of the Gay, Map Tannay is a beautiful plateau where it is good experience in winter, the pleasure of walking with snowshoes in the snow ...

At the bottom of the valley Bellevaux, since the Goat, beautiful walks are available to you in summer and winter, in the magnificent panorama of the Roc d'Enfer (2244 m), on forest roads and ski trails.

To Lake Geneva ... The Pinewood Thonon water between the center and the castle of Ripaille. Pinède extends for several kilometers and can be a pleasant walk which joins the beach and public park Châtaigneraie. Other beaches are open access: Corzent, Anthy, Excenevex, Amphion. Many clubs are waiting to introduce you to recreation and water sports and water. Centers nautical Thonon and Evian offer swimming pool and lake monitored. If the sun is shy, indoor sports center of the city water meets everyone's expectations with his sports pools, and Evian, famous women's golf world with the Evian Masters.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Whitewater rafting on the Dranse
Sports sensations38 € to 65 € Thonon-les-Bains (3.9 km)
Unusual walk or snowshoe hike
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 25 € Saxel (13.9 km)
Adventure trail in the Dodes Forest
Sports sensations21 € Le Grand-Bornand (46 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tréchauffé climb
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h15La Forclaz (9.2 km)
Sentier des bords de Dranse
HikeIntermediate5h00Abondance (17.1 km)
La Pointe de Chalune
HikeIntermediate4h20Mieussy (21 km)
La Pointe de Chavasse
HikeAthletic4h35Mieussy (21 km)
Tour de Haute Pointe
HikeIntermediate4h50Mieussy (21 km)

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