La Vernaz tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Vernaz in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Evian at 8 km from La Vernaz

Visit La Vernaz: highlights and tourist information

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La Vernaz 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 Vernaz in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Evian at 8 km and Thonon les Bains at 10 km.

La Vernaz, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 8 km (direction )

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

See Evian guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 11 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Abondance guide


Ski resort at 18 km (direction south-east)

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

See Morzine guide


Ski resort at 20 km (direction south-east)

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

See Avoriaz guide


Most Beautiful Village at 21 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Yvoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 32 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide


at 35 km (direction west), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


at 42 km (direction south)

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

See Sallanches guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 47 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Clusaz guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 48 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


Ski resort at 49 km (direction south-south-east)

One of the most famous Alpine ski resorts, Chamonix is very close...

See Chamonix guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 58 km (direction south-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 58 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide

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Markets in and near La Vernaz

  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (9km)
  • Abondance: market Sunday (10km)
  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (11km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (19km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (19km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (22km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (24km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (28km)

More information about La Vernaz, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Vernaz, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (8km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (21km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc d'Enfer (14km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (15km)
  • Mole (25km)
  • Col de Romme (32km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (32km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (34km)
  • Col de la Colombière (37km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (39km)
  • Lac des Rousses (44km)
  • Lac Cornu (44km)
  • Col de la Faucille (44km)
  • Le Brévent (46km)
  • Montenvers (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

La Vernaz is in the east of France at 57 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: La Vernaz is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Vernaz

Canton: Biot

Arrondissement: Thonon-les-Bains

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74200

Distance to La Vernaz

from Annecy (prefecture): 57 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 622 km

from Nice: 295 km

from Bordeaux: 581 km

from Strasbourg: 267 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armoy, Bonnevaux, Chevenoz, Feternes, La Baume, La Forclaz, Larringes, Le Biot, Lullin, Lyaud, Reyvroz, Vailly and Vinzier.

This page in French: Visiter La Vernaz