La Tour tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Tour: highlights and tourist information

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La Tour 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 33 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: La Tour is 431 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Morzine at 22 km and La Clusaz at 25 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Tour, 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 Tour 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 Tour

Markets in and near La Tour

  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (2km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (7km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (8km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (11km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (12km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (14km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (15km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (18km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (19km)

More information about La Tour, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Tour, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (28km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (50km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (24km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (28km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (30km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mole (4km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (9km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (15km)
  • Col de Romme (16km)
  • Col de la Colombière (16km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (28km)
  • Mont Veyrier (32km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (33km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (33km)
  • Roc de Chere (36km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (37km)
  • Lac Cornu (38km)
  • Le Brévent (39km)
  • Gorges du Fier (40km)
  • Col de la Faucille (41km)
  • Montenvers (44km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (44km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (45km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (45km)
  • Mer de Glace (47km)
  • Mont Blanc (47km)
  • Lac des Rousses (49km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (50km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (59km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Evian-les-Bains (33km)
  • Megeve (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Tour

Canton: Saint-Jeoire

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74250

Distance to La Tour

from Annecy (prefecture): 33 km

from Paris: 431 km

from Calais: 632 km

from Nice: 278 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 290 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Ayse, Faucigny, Marcellaz, Marignier, Onnion, Peillonnex, Saint-Jean-de-Tholome, Saint-Jeoire, Ville-en-Sallaz and Viuz-en-Sallaz.

This page in French: Visiter La Tour