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Menthon-Saint-Bernard

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie

Menthon-Saint-Bernard - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Haute-Savoie
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Located 10 km from Annecy, 50 km from Geneva, the village Menthon-Saint-Bernard located on Lake Annecy on the east bank. In a green setting, with surrounding mountains as the surrounding Tournette the teeth and Lanfon Lanfonnet, Menthon castle overlooks the picturesque village ...

Geographical information

MunicipalityMenthon-Saint-Bernard
Postcode74290
Tourism label
Latitude45.8605430 (N 45° 51’ 38”)
Longitude6.1947370 (E 6° 11’ 41”)
AltitudeFrom 443m to 1229m
Surface area4.51 km²
Population1988 inhabitants
Density440 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureAnnecy (8.8 km, 13 min)
Insee code74176
IntercommunalityCC de la Tournette
DepartmentHaute-Savoie
RegionRhône-Alpes

Nearest cities & towns

Veyrier-du-Lac2.8 km (4 min)
Bluffy3.6 km (8 min)
Talloires3.8 km (6 min)
Alex5.8 km (9 min)
Annecy-le-Vieux8.4 km (15 min)
Annecy8.7 km (15 min)
Dingy-Saint-Clair10.8 km (15 min)
Cran-Gevrier10.8 km (20 min)
La Balme-de-Thuy11.8 km (15 min)
Meythet12 km (23 min)
Doussard12.3 km (18 min)
Seynod12.9 km (22 min)
Pringy13 km (22 min)
Montmin13.1 km (20 min)

Things to see and do

Visit Menthon-Saint-Bernard castle overlooking the lake and explore the history of Saint Bernard of Menthon.

Swimming in the clear waters of the lake and discover a famous wreck divers from the corner: the France (43 m deep).

Places of interest

Information points
Monuments

Photos

The walk of Philibert Orlye
The walk of Philibert Orlye
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The Beach
The Beach
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The church and tower
The church and tower
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The Palace
The Palace
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Menthon-Saint-Bernard seen from the lake
Menthon-Saint-Bernard seen from the lake
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Menthon-Saint-Bernard Castle seen from the lake
Menthon-Saint-Bernard Castle seen from the lake
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Weather

Wednesday 5 august
Min. 16°C - Max. 29°C
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Thursday 6 august
Min. 18°C - Max. 32°C
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Friday 7 august
Min. 19°C - Max. 34°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Col de la Forclaz and its magnificent view over the lake, paragliding in an exceptional and renowned.

Activities: golf, paragliding, hiking ...

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Sightseeing safari on Lake Annecy
Nature and the great outdoors20 € to 40 € Annecy (6.3 km)
Sightseeing in a Citroën 2CV
Entertainment140 € to 240 € Annecy (7.4 km)
Paraglider flight over Lake Annecy
Sports sensations90 € Lathuile (8 km)
Visit to the Fairy-tale House
Entertainment450 € to 6 € Notre-Dame-de-Bellecombe (27 km)
Canoe kayak ride down the Old Rhône
Sports sensations27 € to 35 € Seyssel (30 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic1h45Annecy (6.7 km)
Le Semnoz from the North
Cycling itineraryAthletic2h10Annecy (6.7 km)
Outing at the Col of Jaillet
HikeEasy4h20Combloux (33 km)
Snowshoes itinerary : les Granges
Snowshoe hikeIntermediate2h15Combloux (33 km)
Hiking in "La Croix des Salles"
HikeIntermediate3h05Combloux (33 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels