Cordon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Cordon: highlights and tourist information

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Cordon 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 37 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Cordon is 457 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sallanches at 3 km and Megeve at 7 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Cordon, 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 Cordon 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 Cordon

Markets in and near Cordon

  • Sallanches: market Saturday (3km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (7km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (9km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (14km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (16km)
  • Chamonix: market Saturday & Saturday (20km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (22km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (23km)

More information about Cordon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Cordon, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (54km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (20km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de Romme (13km)
  • Col de la Colombière (13km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (17km)
  • Le Brévent (18km)
  • Lac Cornu (19km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (20km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (21km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (22km)
  • Mont Blanc (22km)
  • Mole (24km)
  • Montenvers (24km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (25km)
  • Mer de Glace (26km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (30km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (32km)
  • Roc de Chere (32km)
  • Mont Veyrier (33km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (34km)
  • Gorges du Fier (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Cordon

Canton: Sallanches

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74700

Distance to Cordon

from Annecy (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 457 km

from Calais: 660 km

from Nice: 252 km

from Bordeaux: 574 km

from Strasbourg: 308 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Combloux, Demi-Quartier, Domancy and Sallanches.

This page in French: Visiter Cordon