Discover the raging torrents and fast-flowing rivers that cascade their way down the mountainside and shape the landscape of the Annecy Mountains.
On a walk of about 1 hour on a walkway suspended above the gushing waters of the River Fier, you can fully appreciate the natural power of water and its ability to carve its way through the rock and sculpt the landscape. This dedicated trail takes you into the heart of the gorges to discover their geological secrets and mysterious legends before you reach an amazing blockfield. An unforgettable tour!
From Pré Vérel above Lake Annecy, take the shady path for an easy walk to the beautiful Angon waterfall. You’ll appreciate this refreshing scene from the balcony trail carved out of the rock face.
A unique place in Haute-Savoie where you can explore an underground gallery and understand how the cavities were formed, before returning to the surface to visit the Saut de l’Ange (angel’s leap), the 45-metre-high waterfall of Seythenex.
Several other beautiful waterfalls can be found on your walks in the lush green setting of the Sources du Lac d’Annecy region.
Just outside Thônes, the Nant Debout waterfall and the waterfalls trail offer a beautiful glimpse of the refreshing forest walks to be enjoyed in the Aravis mountains. You’ll find such a setting in Manigod at the Nant Burgeat waterfall, where the water cascades powerfully down a two-tier drop, or the mysterious waterfall of Le Grand-Bornand, surrounded by many a local legend. All of these walks are easy to do and promise a wonderful escape!
Appreciated for its beautiful landscape, the diversity of outdoor activities available, the must-try local specialities and the region’s cultural life and historical heritage, Lake Annecy and its 34 facets are the promise of unique experiences.
Among the most beautiful villages in the French Alps, Le Grand-Bornand, recently awarded the “Flocon Vert” seal of approval, cultivates the charm of its 200 year-old chalets along with the modernity of a dynamic and coveted event-hosting resort, yet has retained all its authenticity. Visitors and residents are united by the same openness in their lively, happy community life.
Thône Heart of the Valleys is an inevitable base camp from which to explore the region. It attracts visitors all year round, with its 8 typical villages offering a diversity of landscapes and activities to satisfy both children and adults. Take a trip across this unique land which invites you to take the time to enjoy life!
La vie y est douce et les saisons colorées. Idéalement située au sud du lac d’Annecy, destination de 7 communes regorgeant de sentiers à parcourir, d’artisans et producteurs à rencontrer, de patrimoine à découvrir, d’un large choix d’activités…
Station village authentique et à taille humaine, Manigod est la destination rêvée pour un été nature en famille ou entre amis. Du village aux sommets, les amoureux de montagne et amateurs de grands espaces seront ravis. En hiver, la station offre de multiples glisses qui permettent à chacun de profiter à son rythme.
Vous apprécierez le charme et la quiétude d’un village de montagne authentique. Saint-Jean-de-Sixt est le camp de base nature idéal situé aux portes des plus beaux terrains de jeux de plein air : le massif des Aravis et ses grands domaines.