Cranves-Sales tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Yvoire at 21 km from Cranves-Sales

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Cranves-Sales in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Yvoire at 21 km and Divonne-les-Bains at 23 km.

Cranves-Sales, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction )

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

See Yvoire guide


at 23 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 25 km (direction north-east)

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

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 32 km (direction north-east)

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known as a spa...

See Evian guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See La Clusaz guide


Ski resort at 32 km (direction east)

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

See Morzine guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 33 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide


at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy,...

See Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 34 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide


at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that dominates your visit,...

See Abondance guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 36 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


Ski resort at 38 km (direction east)

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

See Avoriaz guide


at 38 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sallanches guide


at 38 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Talloires guide

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Map of places to visit near Cranves-Sales


Markets in and near Cranves-Sales

  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (3km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (4km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (6km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (6km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (9km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (10km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (13km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (14km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (15km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (16km)

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Tourist attractions near Cranves-Sales, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (16km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (21km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (32km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (35km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mole (15km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (16km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (25km)
  • Col de la Colombière (25km)
  • Col de Romme (28km)
  • Col de la Faucille (30km)
  • Mont Veyrier (32km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (34km)
  • Gorges du Fier (37km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (37km)
  • Roc de Chere (38km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (38km)
  • Lac des Rousses (39km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (40km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (45km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (45km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (48km)
  • Lac Cornu (50km)
  • Le Brévent (50km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (52km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (56km)
  • Mont Blanc (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Cranves-Sales is in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Cranves-Sales is 419 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Cranves-Sales

Canton: Annemasse-Nord

Arrondissement: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74380

Distance to Cranves-Sales

from Annecy (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 419 km

from Calais: 622 km

from Nice: 286 km

from Bordeaux: 555 km

from Strasbourg: 289 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Cranves-Sales from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 16 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambilly, Annemasse, Arthaz-Pont-Notre-Dame, Bonne, Etrembieres, Fillinges, Gaillard, Juvigny, Lucinges, Marcellaz, Monnetier-Mornex, Nangy, Reignier, Saint-Cergues, Vetraz-Monthoux and Ville-la-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Cranves-Sales