Franclens tourism and travel guide

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Visit Franclens: highlights and tourist information

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Franclens 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 27 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Franclens is 408 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 28 km and Lake Annecy at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Franclens, 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 Franclens 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 Franclens

Markets in and near Franclens

  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (8km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (10km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (13km)
  • Hauteville-Lompnes: market Saturday (19km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (22km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (22km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (25km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (28km)

More information about Franclens, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Franclens, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (39km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (32km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (37km)
  • Cremieu (57km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (43km)
  • Massif des Bauges (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (44km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (53km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (22km)
  • Mont Veyrier (31km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (34km)
  • Roc de Chere (36km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (39km)
  • Col de la Faucille (39km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (41km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Franclens

Canton: Seyssel

Arrondissement: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74910

Distance to Franclens

from Annecy (prefecture): 27 km

from Paris: 408 km

from Calais: 619 km

from Nice: 284 km

from Bordeaux: 517 km

from Strasbourg: 318 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billiat, Challonges, Chanay, Chene-en-Semine, Chessenaz, Clarafond, Desingy, Eloise, Injoux-Genissiat, Lhopital, Saint-Germain-sur-Rhone, Surjoux, Usinens, Vanzy and Villes.

This page in French: Visiter Franclens