Groisy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Groisy in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Lake Annecy at 13 km from Groisy

Visit Groisy: highlights and tourist information

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Groisy 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 Groisy in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Lake Annecy at 13 km and Annecy at 14 km.

Groisy, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 13 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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at 14 km (direction south-south-west)

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

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Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 15 km (direction south)

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

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Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 18 km (direction south)

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

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at 20 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 23 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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at 37 km (direction east)

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

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at 38 km (direction east), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


Ski resort at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French ski resorts and also an...

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Most Beautiful Village at 41 km (direction north-north-east)

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

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at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France...

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at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

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Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 44 km (direction east-south-east)

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

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Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 45 km (direction north-east)

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

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Map of places to visit near Groisy


Markets in and near Groisy

  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (11km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (12km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (13km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (14km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (16km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (19km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (19km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (19km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)

More information about Groisy, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Groisy, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (42km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (37km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (41km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (43km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (48km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (52km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Veyrier (13km)
  • Gorges du Fier (17km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (18km)
  • Roc de Chere (19km)
  • Col de la Colombière (24km)
  • Mole (24km)
  • Col de Romme (31km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (32km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (39km)
  • Col de la Faucille (41km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (44km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Groisy is in the east of France at 12 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Groisy is 427 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Groisy

Canton: Thorens-Glières

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74570

Distance to Groisy

from Annecy (prefecture): 12 km

from Paris: 427 km

from Calais: 634 km

from Nice: 271 km

from Bordeaux: 542 km

from Strasbourg: 309 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allonzier-la-Caille, Aviernoz, Charvonnex, Cruseilles, Cuvat, Evires, Les Ollieres, Menthonnex-en-Bornes, Thorens-Glieres, Villy-le-Bouveret, Villy-le-Pelloux and Vovray-en-Bornes.

This page in French: Visiter Groisy