Saint-Gervais-les-Bains tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which is the principal attraction of Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Saint-Gervais-les-Bains. For detailed visitor information see the Saint-Gervais-les-Bains travel guide.

Saint-Gervais-les-Bains 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: Saint-Gervais-les-Bains is 465 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sallanches at 8 km and Megeve at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, 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 Saint-Gervais-les-Bains 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 Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Markets in and near Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Market days in Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (0km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (8km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (8km)
  • Chamonix: market Saturday & Saturday (12km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (21km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (22km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (30km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (30km)

More information about Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Gervais-les-Bains.

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 (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (21km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Le Brévent (11km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (12km)
  • Lac Cornu (13km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (13km)
  • Mont Blanc (13km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (13km)
  • Montenvers (16km)
  • Mer de Glace (18km)
  • Col de Romme (19km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (19km)
  • Col de la Colombière (22km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (22km)
  • Mole (31km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (34km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (38km)
  • 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: Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Canton: Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74170

Distance to Saint-Gervais-les-Bains

from Annecy (prefecture): 45 km

from Paris: 465 km

from Calais: 667 km

from Nice: 247 km

from Bordeaux: 581 km

from Strasbourg: 309 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Gervais-les-Bains 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, Passy and Servoz.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Gervais-les-Bains