Saint-Jorioz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jorioz: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jorioz 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 10 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jorioz is 443 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Talloires at 3 km and Menthon Saint Bernard at 4 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jorioz, 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-Jorioz 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-Jorioz

Markets in and near Saint-Jorioz

  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (9km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (13km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (18km)
  • Albens: market Friday (18km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (21km)

More information about Saint-Jorioz, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jorioz, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (16km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (32km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (51km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Lac d'Annecy (3km)
  • Roc de Chere (3km)
  • Mont Veyrier (8km)
  • Gorges du Fier (13km)
  • Col de la Colombière (29km)
  • Mole (38km)
  • Col de Romme (38km)
  • Mont Granier (45km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (48km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (52km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jorioz

Canton: Seynod

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74410

Distance to Saint-Jorioz

from Annecy (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 443 km

from Calais: 652 km

from Nice: 252 km

from Bordeaux: 539 km

from Strasbourg: 328 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jorioz from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bluffy, Duingt, Entrevernes, La Chapelle-Saint-Maurice, Lathuile, Menthon-Saint-Bernard, Saint-Eustache, Sevrier, Talloires and Veyrier-du-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jorioz