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Passy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Passy in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Saint Gervais Les Bains at 3 km from Passy

Visit Passy: highlights and tourist information

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Passy is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Saint Gervais Les Bains at 3 km and Sallanches at 6 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Passy, 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 Passy in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 3 km (direction south)

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

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


at 6 km (direction west)

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

See Sallanches guide


Ski resort at 10 km (direction south-west)

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

See Megeve guide


Ski resort at 12 km (direction east)

One of the most famous Alpine ski resorts, Chamonix...

See Chamonix guide


Most Beautiful Village at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 22 km (direction west)

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

See La Clusaz guide


at 25 km (direction south-south-west), in the Savoie department

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

See Beaufort guide


Ski resort at 28 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Morzine guide


Ski resort at 30 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Avoriaz guide


at 37 km (direction south-west), in the Savoie department

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a...

See Albertville guide


at 39 km (direction west)

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

See Talloires guide


at 40 km (direction west)

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that...

See Abondance guide
Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 40 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

Centred around Bourg-Saint-Maurice and within the Paradiski ski region, the...

See Les Arcs guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 40 km (direction west)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Haute-Savoie

Map of places to visit near Passy


Markets in and near Passy

  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (3km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (6km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (10km)
  • Chamonix: market Saturday & Saturday (12km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (18km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (22km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (26km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Passy, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Passy, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (18km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Le Brévent (10km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (10km)
  • Lac Cornu (11km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (13km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (15km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (16km)
  • Mont Blanc (16km)
  • Col de Romme (16km)
  • Montenvers (16km)
  • Mer de Glace (18km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (19km)
  • Col de la Colombière (20km)
  • Mole (28km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (30km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (35km)
  • Roc de Chere (40km)
  • Mont Veyrier (41km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (42km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Passy is in the east of France at 45 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Passy is 462 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Passy

Canton: Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74190

Distance to Passy

from Annecy (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 462 km

from Calais: 663 km

from Nice: 251 km

from Bordeaux: 581 km

from Strasbourg: 306 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Combloux, Domancy, Saint-Gervais-les-Bains and Servoz.

This page in French: Visiter Passy

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