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Poisy tourism and travel guide

Photo of Poisy in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Annecy at 6 km from Poisy

Visit Poisy: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Annecy at 6 km and Lake Annecy at 7 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Poisy, 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 Poisy in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 7 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 10 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 12 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide


at 15 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Talloires guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 28 km (direction east)

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

See La Clusaz guide


at 28 km (direction south-south-west), in the Savoie department

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in...

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 34 km (direction west-south-west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your...

See Belley guide


at 38 km (direction south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Albertville guide


at 40 km (direction south-south-west), in the Savoie department

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very...

See Chambery guide


Ski resort at 44 km (direction east)

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

See Megeve guide


at 44 km (direction east)

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

See Sallanches guide


at 46 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Beaufort guide


at 49 km (direction east-south-east), in the Ain department

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

See Divonne-les-Bains guide

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

Map of places to visit near Poisy


Markets in and near Poisy

  • Seynod: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (6km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (7km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (11km)
  • Albens: market Friday (17km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (18km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (21km)
  • Valleiry: market Sunday (22km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)

More information about Poisy, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Poisy, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (29km)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (34km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (3km)
  • Mont Veyrier (10km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (11km)
  • Roc de Chere (14km)
  • Col de la Colombière (33km)
  • Mole (37km)
  • Col de Romme (41km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (46km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (52km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Poisy is in the east of France at 6 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Poisy is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Poisy

Canton: Annecy-Nord-Ouest

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74330

Distance to Poisy

from Annecy (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 639 km

from Nice: 264 km

from Bordeaux: 532 km

from Strasbourg: 322 km

Getting here

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

We have 15 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Annecy, Chavanod, Cran-Gevrier, Epagny, Etercy, La Balme-de-Sillingy, Lovagny, Marcellaz-Albanais, Metz-Tessy, Meythet, Nonglard, Pringy, Seynod, Sillingy and Vaulx.

This page in French: Visiter Poisy

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