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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude45.7491650 (N 45° 44’ 57”)
Longitude6.3278250 (E 6° 19’ 40”)
AltitudeFrom 479m to 2063m
Surface area3.47 km²
Population378 inhabitants
Density108 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAnnecy (28 km, 35 min)
Insee code74084
IntercommunalityCC du Pays de Faverges

Nearest cities & towns

Marlens2.9 km (7 min)
Saint-Ferréol3.2 km (9 min)
Faverges3.3 km (8 min)
Seythenex6.4 km (14 min)
Giez8.8 km (13 min)
Ugine10.1 km (14 min)
Serraval10.5 km (19 min)
Doussard11.8 km (14 min)
Chevaline11.9 km (17 min)
Le Bouchet-Mont-Charvin12.7 km (20 min)
Lathuile13.5 km (16 min)
Montmin13.9 km (20 min)
Marthod14.6 km (19 min)
Césarches16.9 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

The limestone Cons-Sainte-Colombe has installed a battery of lime kilns used in the construction of many buildings, including the prefecture of Haute-Savoie or the village church. The tour continues with the discovery of the traditional habitat and ends with a visit to a farm that produces and Toma Reblochon. Transfers between the lime kilns, the church and the farm are made by car. Prior registration with the Office of Tourism.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Maiden two-seater paraglider flight over Lake Annecy
Sports sensations80 € to 130 € Montmin (9.2 km)
Just for kids: your first paragliding flight in summer!
Sports sensations95 € Montmin (9.2 km)
Paragliding over Lake Annecy in summer
Sports sensations105 € Montmin (9.2 km)
Paraglider flight over Lake Annecy
Sports sensations90 € Lathuile (10.1 km)
Private Guided Walking Tour of Annecy – 2 hours
Culture and education47 € Annecy (23 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
The Arc Pass
HikeIntermediate5h00Pussy (23 km)
Hiking : Chalet de la vieille
HikeEasy2h45Megève (25 km)
Pedestrian Itinerary : around the Village
HikeEasy35 minMegève (25 km)
Water trails : Balade : The Creux Saint Jean and the Belle au Bois Waterfall
HikeEasy55 minMegève (25 km)
Pedestrian itinerary : The Calvary Way
HikeEasy55 minMegève (25 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals