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Évian-les-Bains

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Évian-les-Bains - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie
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The town of Evian is located on the south shore of Lake Geneva, backed by the foothills of the pre-Chablais Alps, north of the department of Haute-Savoie. Neighboring Switzerland is 13 km from the lake (Lausanne daily flights in 35 minutes) and 45 km from Geneva.

Climatic health resort, Evian is developing tourism at the beginning of the 19th century after the discovery of properties of its mineral water, now exported worldwide. Today, the station accepts the seasons different forms of tourism: beach, wellness and fitness, conferences and seminars, sports tourism, cultural tourism.

Gastronomic specialties are naturally influenced by the products of the lake and the mountain perch fillets and whitefish from Lake Geneva, Savoy recipes based cheeses (Abondance, Reblochon, Tomme ..), white wines of Feast, Marin .. .

Geographical information

MunicipalityÉvian-les-Bains
Postcode74500
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Latitude46.4014880 (N 46° 24’ 5”)
Longitude6.5909490 (E 6° 35’ 27”)
AltitudeFrom 372m to 739m
Surface area4.30 km²
Population8745 inhabitants
Density2033 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAnnecy (84 km, 1h21)
Insee code74119
IntercommunalityCC du Pays d'Evian
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Neuvecelle2.9 km (7 min)
Maxilly-sur-Léman4 km (8 min)
Publier4.2 km (8 min)
Lugrin6.2 km (11 min)
Champanges7.4 km (14 min)
Marin7.6 km (13 min)
Larringes8.7 km (15 min)
Saint-Paul-en-Chablais10.1 km (15 min)
Meillerie10.1 km (14 min)
Thonon-les-Bains10.3 km (19 min)
Féternes11 km (20 min)
Thollon-les-Mémises11.8 km (17 min)
Vinzier13.3 km (19 min)
Armoy14.1 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Performance halls
Transport

Events and festivities

Photos

Panoramic Evian
Panoramic Evian
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Evian Swimming Beach
Evian Swimming Beach
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Evian Masters Training Center Golf
Evian Masters Training Center Golf
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Boat historic Savoy
Boat historic Savoy
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Visit the bottling plant Evian
Visit the bottling plant Evian
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Pool Spa
Pool Spa
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Palace Light
Palace Light
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Marina Gulls
Marina Gulls
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Cruising on Lake Geneva
Cruising on Lake Geneva
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Villa Lighting - City Hall
Villa Lighting - City Hall
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City Ambience
City Ambience
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Source Cachat
Source Cachat
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Spa des Thermes Evian
Spa des Thermes Evian
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Weather

Friday 4 september
Min. 5°C - Max. 18°C
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Saturday 5 september
Min. 4°C - Max. 15°C
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Sunday 6 september
Min. 4°C - Max. 16°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Bespoke sightseeing shuttle bus tour
Entertainment25 € to 600 € Évian-les-Bains
Whitewater rafting on the Dranse
Sports sensations39 € to 75 € Thonon-les-Bains (8.6 km)
Unusual walk or snowshoe hike
Nature and the great outdoors17 € to 25 € Saxel (22 km)
Guided, themed photo trip
Arts and Crafts40 € to 70 € Les Rousses (40 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Tréchauffé climb
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h00La Vernaz (9.2 km)
Tréchauffé summit
HikeEasy2h00La Forclaz (10 km)
Mont Ouzon Tour
HikeIntermediate5h00Le Biot (13.6 km)
Sentier des bords de Dranse
HikeIntermediate5h20Abondance (16.7 km)
Roc d'Enfer explorer trail
HikeIntermediate5h35Saint-Jean-d'Aulps (22 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels