Sidebar Menu

Scionzier tourism and travel guide

Photo of Scionzier in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Sallanches at 14 km from Scionzier

Visit Scionzier: highlights and tourist information

To Visit  Attractions 

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Sallanches at 14 km and Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval at 18 km. For more sites to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

Scionzier, 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 Scionzier in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 14 km (direction south-east)

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

See Sallanches guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east)

Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval is one of the 'most beautiful villages in France' and...

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide


Ski resort at 19 km (direction north-east)

Morzine is a popular ski resort within the Portes du Soleil ski...

See Morzine guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 19 km (direction south-west)

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

See La Clusaz guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 22 km (direction south-east)

It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which is the...

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


Ski resort at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Megeve guide


Ski resort at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

The use of local materials for building and the stunning location...

See Avoriaz guide


Ski resort at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

One of the most famous Alpine ski resorts, Chamonix...

See Chamonix guide


at 29 km (direction north-east)

It will be the mountain scenery around Abondance that dominates...

See Abondance guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 34 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 35 km (direction north-north-west)

Tourist activity here at Thonon-les-Bains on Lac Leman is...

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 35 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Talloires guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide

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

Map of places to visit near Scionzier


Markets in and near Scionzier

  • Cluses: market Monday (3km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (11km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (14km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (15km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (15km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (16km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (18km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (19km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (19km)

More information about Scionzier, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Scionzier, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (41km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (52km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (14km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (37km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (39km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de Romme (3km)
  • Col de la Colombière (9km)
  • Mole (9km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (16km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (17km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (18km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (20km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (23km)
  • Lac Cornu (25km)
  • Le Brévent (26km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (31km)
  • Montenvers (31km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (32km)
  • Mont Veyrier (33km)
  • Mont Blanc (35km)
  • Mer de Glace (35km)
  • Roc de Chere (35km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (36km)
  • Gorges du Fier (43km)
  • Col de la Faucille (54km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Scionzier is in the east of France at 36 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Scionzier is 444 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Scionzier

Canton: Scionzier

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74950

Distance to Scionzier

from Annecy (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 444 km

from Calais: 645 km

from Nice: 267 km

from Bordeaux: 572 km

from Strasbourg: 296 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chatillon-sur-Cluses, Cluses, Le Reposoir, Magland, Marignier, Marnaz, Mont-Saxonnex, Nancy-sur-Cluses, Saint-Sigismond, Thyez and Vougy.

This page in French: Visiter Scionzier

Back To Top