Passy tourism and travel guide

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Visit Passy: highlights and tourist information

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Passy 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 45 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Passy is 462 kilometres from Paris).

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!


... 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

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

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