La Balme-de-Thuy tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Balme-de-Thuy: highlights and tourist information

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La Balme-de-Thuy 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 11 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: La Balme-de-Thuy is 442 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Menthon Saint Bernard at 8 km and Veyrier du Lac at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Balme-de-Thuy, 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 La Balme-de-Thuy 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 La Balme-de-Thuy

Markets in and near La Balme-de-Thuy

  • Thones: market Saturday (4km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (11km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (12km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (17km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (19km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (22km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)

More information about La Balme-de-Thuy, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Balme-de-Thuy, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting La Balme-de-Thuy.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (38km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (40km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Veyrier (7km)
  • Roc de Chere (8km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (9km)
  • Col de la Colombière (19km)
  • Gorges du Fier (19km)
  • Mole (27km)
  • Col de Romme (27km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (37km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (41km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (42km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (42km)
  • Le Brévent (44km)
  • Lac Cornu (45km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Balme-de-Thuy

Canton: Thônes

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74230

Distance to La Balme-de-Thuy

from Annecy (prefecture): 11 km

from Paris: 442 km

from Calais: 649 km

from Nice: 257 km

from Bordeaux: 548 km

from Strasbourg: 318 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Balme-de-Thuy from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alex, Bluffy, Dingy-Saint-Clair, Les Clefs and Thones.

This page in French: Visiter La Balme-de-Thuy