Sciez tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sciez: highlights and tourist information

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Sciez 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 50 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Sciez is 412 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Yvoire at 6 km and Thonon les Bains at 8 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sciez, 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 Sciez 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 Sciez

Markets in and near Sciez

  • Douvaine: market Sunday (6km)
  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (9km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (14km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (17km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (19km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains: market Sunday & Friday (19km)
  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (19km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (21km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (21km)
  • Ferney-Voltaire: market Saturday (22km)

More information about Sciez, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Sciez, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (6km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (17km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Diomaz (17km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (24km)
  • Mole (25km)
  • Col de la Faucille (28km)
  • Lac des Rousses (29km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (31km)
  • Col de Romme (37km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (38km)
  • Col de la Colombière (38km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (42km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (43km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (46km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (48km)
  • Lacs d'Étival (48km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (48km)
  • Lacs de Maclu (49km)
  • Lac d'Ilay (49km)
  • Gorges de la Lemme (50km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (50km)
  • Lac de Narlay (50km)
  • Lac du Vernois (52km)
  • Cascade de la Billaude (52km)
  • Lac du Fioget (52km)
  • Lac du Val (54km)
  • Lac Cornu (55km)
  • Lac de Chambly (56km)
  • Le Brévent (56km)
  • Lac de Chalain (59km)
  • Montenvers (61km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Evian-les-Bains (19km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sciez

Canton: Thonon-les-Bains-Ouest

Arrondissement: Thonon-les-Bains

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74140

Distance to Sciez

from Annecy (prefecture): 50 km

from Paris: 412 km

from Calais: 612 km

from Nice: 300 km

from Bordeaux: 566 km

from Strasbourg: 271 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Anthy-sur-Leman, Ballaison, Cervens, Douvaine, Excenevex, Fessy, Loisin, Lully, Margencel, Massongy, Nernier, Perrignier and Yvoire.

This page in French: Visiter Sciez