Alby-sur-Cheran tourism and travel guide

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Visit Alby-sur-Cheran: highlights and tourist information

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Alby-sur-Cheran is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 14 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Alby-sur-Cheran is 437 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 12 km and Lake Annecy at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Alby-sur-Cheran, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Alby-sur-Cheran in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Savoie

Map of places to visit near Alby-sur-Cheran

Markets in and near Alby-sur-Cheran

  • Albens: market Friday (7km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (7km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (21km)

More information about Alby-sur-Cheran, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Alby-sur-Cheran, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Alby-sur-Cheran.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (36km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (17km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (23km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (9km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (13km)
  • Roc de Chere (15km)
  • Mont Veyrier (16km)
  • Mont Granier (40km)
  • Col de la Colombière (40km)
  • Mole (47km)
  • Col de Romme (49km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (56km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Alby-sur-Cheran

Canton: Alby-sur-Chéran

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74540

Distance to Alby-sur-Cheran

from Annecy (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 437 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 255 km

from Bordeaux: 527 km

from Strasbourg: 334 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Alby-sur-Cheran from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albens, Bloye, Boussy, Chainaz-les-Frasses, Chapeiry, Cusy, Gruffy, Hery-sur-Alby, Marigny-Saint-Marcel, Montagny-les-Lanches, Quintal, Rumilly, Saint-Felix, Saint-Girod, Saint-Sylvestre and Viuz-la-Chiesaz.

This page in French: Visiter Alby-sur-Cheran