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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
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)
Sightseeing safari on Lake Annecy
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 40 € Annecy (22 km)
Discover Annecy by segway - 1 hour 30 minutes
Entertainment42 € Annecy (23 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h45Annecy (23 km)
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic2h10Annecy (23 km)
The Arc Pass
HikeIntermediate5h00Pussy (23 km)
Hiking in "La Croix des Salles"
HikeIntermediate3h05Combloux (28 km)
Hiking in 'Petit and Grand Croisse Baulet'
HikeIntermediate6h55Combloux (28 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals