Araches-la-Frasse tourism and travel guide

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Visit Araches-la-Frasse: highlights and tourist information

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Araches-la-Frasse 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 41 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Araches-la-Frasse is 449 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval at 11 km and Sallanches at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Araches-la-Frasse, 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 Araches-la-Frasse 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 Araches-la-Frasse

Markets in and near Araches-la-Frasse

  • Cluses: market Monday (4km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (12km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (13km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (18km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (20km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (21km)

More information about Araches-la-Frasse, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Araches-la-Frasse, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (8km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (38km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (43km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de Romme (5km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (11km)
  • Col de la Colombière (13km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (14km)
  • Mole (15km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (16km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (17km)
  • Lac Cornu (19km)
  • Le Brévent (20km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (20km)
  • Montenvers (25km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (26km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (27km)
  • Mer de Glace (29km)
  • Mont Blanc (30km)
  • Mont Veyrier (38km)
  • Roc de Chere (40km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Megeve (21km)
  • Evian-les-Bains (40km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Araches-la-Frasse

Canton: Cluses

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74300

Distance to Araches-la-Frasse

from Annecy (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 449 km

from Calais: 649 km

from Nice: 265 km

from Bordeaux: 578 km

from Strasbourg: 295 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Araches-la-Frasse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatillon-sur-Cluses, Cluses, La Riviere-Enverse, Magland, Morillon, Nancy-sur-Cluses, Saint-Sigismond and Verchaix.

This page in French: Visiter Araches-la-Frasse