Ambilly tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ambilly: highlights and tourist information

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Ambilly 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 32 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Ambilly is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 19 km and Yvoire at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ambilly, 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 Ambilly 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 Ambilly

Markets in and near Ambilly

  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (1km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (2km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (2km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (8km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (11km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (13km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (13km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (15km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (16km)

More information about Ambilly, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Ambilly, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (21km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (34km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (40km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mole (20km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (21km)
  • Col de la Faucille (25km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (29km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (29km)
  • Col de la Colombière (30km)
  • Col de Romme (33km)
  • Mont Veyrier (33km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (33km)
  • Lac des Rousses (36km)
  • Gorges du Fier (36km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (38km)
  • Roc de Chere (39km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (44km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (45km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (47km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (50km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (51km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ambilly

Canton: Annemasse-Nord

Arrondissement: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74100

Distance to Ambilly

from Annecy (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 618 km

from Nice: 289 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 289 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Ambilly from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annemasse, Arthaz-Pont-Notre-Dame, Bossey, Cranves-Sales, Etrembieres, Gaillard, Juvigny, Monnetier-Mornex, Vetraz-Monthoux and Ville-la-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Ambilly