About the Annecy Mountains

The Annecy Mountains make the ultimate nature destination. But that's not all !


Enjoy unforgettable experiences
100% nature

Annecy, the lake and the surrounding mountain villages invite you to explore a fabulous land!

From the resorts of the Aravis mountain range to the Sources of Lake Annecy, you can ski, swim, fly, hike, meditate, stroll, go shopping, improve your knowledge, amuse yourself, and feast your eyes as well as your tastebuds. All of this practically in a single day!

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A rare and unspoilt environment

From must-see panoramic views to secret caves, a whole ecological wealth and an incredible biodiversity are waiting to be discovered.

Nature reserves, Natura 2000 sites, a UNESCO world geopark, remarkable natural habitats and Lake Annecy, famous for its clean waters among the purest in Europe… You are entering a unique region with countless hidden treasures that you can discover, in summer or winter, as you enjoy a wide range of activities.

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Alive with vibrant culture

Art enthusiast? History buff? You won't be disappointed.

The very identity of the Annecy Mountains is rooted in the region’s rich heritage of ancient mountain chalets, Baroque chapels and multiple farms, not forgetting its craftspeople and artisans, and its delicious cheeses and salted meats.