Faverges tourism and travel guide

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Visit Faverges: highlights and tourist information

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Faverges 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 23 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Faverges is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 12 km and Talloires at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Faverges, 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 Faverges 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 Faverges

Markets in and near Faverges

Market days in Faverges: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • Faverges: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (12km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (14km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (15km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (20km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (22km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Faverges, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Faverges, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (32km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (14km)
  • Chartreuse (55km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (36km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (50km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (13km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (15km)
  • Mont Veyrier (19km)
  • Gorges du Fier (26km)
  • Col de la Colombière (31km)
  • Col de Romme (38km)
  • Mole (42km)
  • Mont Granier (42km)
  • Mont Blanc (45km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (47km)
  • Le Brévent (47km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (48km)
  • Lac Cornu (49km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (51km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (56km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Faverges

Canton: Faverges

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 74210

Distance to Faverges

from Annecy (prefecture): 23 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 240 km

from Bordeaux: 547 km

from Strasbourg: 334 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than 6 kilometres from Faverges): Chevaline, Cons-Sainte-Colombe, Doussard, Giez, Le Bouchet, Marlens, Saint-Ferreol and Seythenex.

This page in French: Visiter Faverges