Gruffy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Gruffy in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Annecy at 14 km from Gruffy

Visit Gruffy: highlights and tourist information

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Gruffy 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 Gruffy in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 14 km and Menthon Saint Bernard at 14 km.

Gruffy, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 14 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Annecy guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


at 14 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Talloires guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 14 km (direction north-east)

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 14 km (direction north-east)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide


at 15 km (direction south-west), in the Savoie department

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 26 km (direction south-south-west), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to visit and...

See Chambery guide


at 29 km (direction west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit to Belley...

See Belley guide


at 30 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Albertville guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

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at 41 km (direction east), in the Savoie department

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers looking for...

See Beaufort guide


Ski resort at 44 km (direction east)

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

See Megeve guide


Ski resort at 46 km (direction south-east), in the Savoie department

The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the charm of the ski resort...

See Valmorel guide


at 48 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Sallanches guide

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Map of places to visit near Gruffy


Markets in and near Gruffy

  • Albens: market Friday (8km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (10km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (11km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (13km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (14km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (16km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (22km)

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Tourist attractions near Gruffy, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (17km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (13km)
  • Chartreuse (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (22km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Annecy (12km)
  • Gorges du Fier (13km)
  • Roc de Chere (13km)
  • Mont Veyrier (16km)
  • Mont Granier (37km)
  • Col de la Colombière (40km)
  • Mole (47km)
  • Col de Romme (48km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (62km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Gruffy is in the east of France at 15 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Gruffy is 441 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Gruffy

Canton: Alby-sur-Chéran

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74540

Distance to Gruffy

from Annecy (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 441 km

from Calais: 652 km

from Nice: 251 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 336 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alby-sur-Cheran, Alleves, Chainaz-les-Frasses, Cusy, Hery-sur-Alby, Leschaux, Marigny-Saint-Marcel, Quintal, Saint-Offenge-Dessous, Saint-Ours, Saint-Sylvestre and Viuz-la-Chiesaz.

This page in French: Visiter Gruffy