Gaillard tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gaillard: highlights and tourist information

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Gaillard 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 30 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Gaillard is 415 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Divonne-les-Bains at 20 km and Yvoire at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gaillard, 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 Gaillard in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Gaillard

Markets in and near Gaillard

Market days in Gaillard: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Gaillard: market Saturday (0km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (2km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (4km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (7km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (11km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (11km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (15km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (15km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (15km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (16km)

More information about Gaillard, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Gaillard, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (11km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (23km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (36km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mole (21km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (22km)
  • Col de la Faucille (25km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (29km)
  • Col de la Colombière (29km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (31km)
  • Mont Veyrier (31km)
  • Col de Romme (33km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (33km)
  • Gorges du Fier (34km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (36km)
  • Lac des Rousses (37km)
  • Roc de Chere (38km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (45km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (46km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (47km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (52km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Evian-les-Bains (38km)
  • Megeve (48km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gaillard

Canton: Annemasse-Sud

Arrondissement: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 74240

Distance to Gaillard

from Annecy (prefecture): 30 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 619 km

from Nice: 288 km

from Bordeaux: 549 km

from Strasbourg: 291 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ambilly, Annemasse, Arthaz-Pont-Notre-Dame, Bossey, Cranves-Sales, Etrembieres, Juvigny, Monnetier-Mornex, Reignier, Vetraz-Monthoux and Ville-la-Grand.

This page in French: Visiter Gaillard