La Tour tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Morzine at 22 km from La Tour

Visit La Tour: highlights and tourist information

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La Tour 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 La Tour in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Morzine at 22 km and La Clusaz at 25 km.

La Tour, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Ski resort at 22 km (direction east)

Morzine is a popular ski resort within the Portes du Soleil ski...

See Morzine guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 25 km (direction south)

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

See La Clusaz guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 26 km (direction south)

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

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sallanches guide
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Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Yvoire guide


Ski resort at 28 km (direction east)

The use of local materials for building and the stunning location make...

See Avoriaz guide


at 28 km (direction east-north-east)

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that dominates your visit,...

See Abondance guide


Most Beautiful Village at 28 km (direction east-south-east)

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval is one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' and most...

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide


at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known as a spa...

See Evian guide


at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide


Ski resort at 34 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Megeve guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 34 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide

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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

What to do at La Tour? 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)


Geography and distances

La Tour is in the east of France at 33 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: La Tour is 431 kilometres from Paris).

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


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