Lake Annecy

Annecy
Rhône Alps
Attractions and places of interest
Great Outdoors

Head onto the beautiful waters of Lake Annecy for some great watersports opportunities or a peaceful cruise. There are lots of different sports to try including sailing, rowing, waterskiing and swimming. A stunning, serene place surrounded by mountains, Lake Annecy is great for those who love the outdoors. 

 

Nearby attractions

A fun and educational day out, CCSTI La Turbine, the centre for Scientific, Technical and Indisutrial Culture has1,000m² of exhibition space that kids (and adults!) will love to explore and interact with.

One of the most prestigious museums in France, the Musée de Grenoble holds hundreds of pieces of artworks from the 13th to the 20th century. A striking building in a wonderful riverside setting that was inaugurated in 1994,...

The first cable car ever built in a city, Grenoble's Bastille Cable Car is the perfect way to see the Alps with its panoramic view. Designed as round 'bubbles' that can each carry up to 6 people, the cable car reaches up to...

This spacious park includes a fantastic rose garden, a zoo, a lake and more. Europe's second-largest urban park, this one has a zoo too - and it's free!

Places to visit nearby

Annecy in Rhône Alps is a lakeside city, beside Lake Annecy, that is framed by snow-capped mountains and known as the 'Venice of the Alps' for its beautiful canals.

Grenoble in Rhône Alps is a vibrant city under the shadow of the snow-capped mountains that have given it the title of the 'gateway to the Alps'.

Lyon in Rhône-Alps is the stylish capital of the region, known for its beautiful architecture, fantastic restaurants and excellent shopping.