Chavanod tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chavanod: highlights and tourist information

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Chavanod 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 8 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Chavanod is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 7 km and Lake Annecy at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chavanod, 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 Chavanod 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 Chavanod

Markets in and near Chavanod

  • Seynod: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (7km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (8km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Albens: market Friday (14km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (17km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (22km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (24km)

More information about Chavanod, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chavanod, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (25km)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (29km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (24km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (31km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (1km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (11km)
  • Mont Veyrier (11km)
  • Roc de Chere (14km)
  • Col de la Colombière (35km)
  • Mole (40km)
  • Col de Romme (44km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (49km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chavanod

Canton: Seynod

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74650

Distance to Chavanod

from Annecy (prefecture): 8 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 642 km

from Nice: 262 km

from Bordeaux: 530 km

from Strasbourg: 326 km

Getting here

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

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boussy, Chapeiry, Cran-Gevrier, Epagny, Etercy, Hauteville-sur-Fier, Lovagny, Marcellaz-Albanais, Metz-Tessy, Meythet, Montagny-les-Lanches, Nonglard, Poisy, Quintal, Saint-Eusebe, Saint-Sylvestre, Seynod and Vaulx.

This page in French: Visiter Chavanod