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Cordon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Sallanches at 3 km from Cordon

Visit Cordon: highlights and tourist information

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

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!



at 3 km (direction north-east)

While Mont-Blanc and the mountain scenery is the main attraction, Sallanches...

See Sallanches guide


Ski resort at 7 km (direction south)

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French...

See Megeve guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 9 km (direction east-south-east)

It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which...

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 14 km (direction west)

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

See La Clusaz guide


Ski resort at 20 km (direction east)

One of the most famous Alpine ski resorts, Chamonix is very close...

See Chamonix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 20 km (direction north-east)

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval is one of the 'most beautiful villages in...

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide


at 23 km (direction south), in the Savoie department

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers...

See Beaufort guide


Ski resort at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

Morzine is a popular ski resort within the Portes du...

See Morzine guide


at 32 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Talloires guide


at 32 km (direction south-west), in the Savoie department

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

See Albertville guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 33 km (direction west)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


Ski resort at 33 km (direction north-north-east)

The use of local materials for building and the stunning location...

See Avoriaz guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 34 km (direction west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 36 km (direction west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide

... 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

What to do at Cordon? 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

Cordon is in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Cordon is 457 kilometres from Paris).

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

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