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Contamine-Sarzin tourism and travel guide

Photo of Contamine-Sarzin in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Annecy at 18 km from Contamine-Sarzin

Visit Contamine-Sarzin: highlights and tourist information

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Contamine-Sarzin is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 18 km and Lake Annecy at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Contamine-Sarzin, 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 Contamine-Sarzin in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 18 km (direction south-east)

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 18 km (direction south-east)

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it...

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 22 km (direction south-east)

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 25 km (direction south-east)

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the...

See Talloires guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 36 km (direction east-south-east)

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very...

See La Clusaz guide


at 37 km (direction south-west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit...

See Belley guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa...

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 39 km (direction north-north-east), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction north-east)

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is...

See Yvoire guide


at 51 km (direction south-east), in the Savoie department

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village...

See Albertville guide


Ski resort at 52 km (direction east-south-east)

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French ski resorts and...

See Megeve guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 53 km (direction north-east)

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is based around...

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 57 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts,...

See Beaufort guide

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

Map of places to visit near Contamine-Sarzin


Markets in and near Contamine-Sarzin

  • Valleiry: market Sunday (9km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (14km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (15km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (16km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (17km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (18km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (24km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (25km)

More information about Contamine-Sarzin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Contamine-Sarzin, France

What to do at Contamine-Sarzin? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Contamine-Sarzin.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (26km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (39km)
  • Haut-Jura (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (43km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (14km)
  • Mont Veyrier (21km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (24km)
  • Roc de Chere (26km)
  • Mole (38km)
  • Col de la Colombière (38km)
  • Col de la Faucille (39km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (41km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (41km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (44km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Contamine-Sarzin is in the east of France at 17 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Contamine-Sarzin is 417 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Contamine-Sarzin

Canton: Frangy

Arrondissement: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74270

Distance to Contamine-Sarzin

from Annecy (prefecture): 17 km

from Paris: 417 km

from Calais: 626 km

from Nice: 277 km

from Bordeaux: 528 km

from Strasbourg: 314 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Contamine-Sarzin from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cercier, Cernex, Chaumont, Chavannaz, Chilly, Choisy, Clermont, Frangy, Jonzier-Epagny, Marlioz, Mesigny, Minzier, Musieges, Sallenoves and Savigny.

This page in French: Visiter Contamine-Sarzin

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