Thyez tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thyez: highlights and tourist information

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Thyez 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 36 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Thyez is 441 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Morzine at 17 km and Sallanches at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thyez, 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 Thyez 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 Thyez

Markets in and near Thyez

  • Cluses: market Monday (4km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (10km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (12km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (13km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (18km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (18km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron: market Thursday (18km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (18km)

More information about Thyez, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Thyez, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (39km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (54km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (14km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (34km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (36km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de Romme (6km)
  • Mole (7km)
  • Col de la Colombière (11km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (13km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (14km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (18km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (22km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (24km)
  • Lac Cornu (27km)
  • Le Brévent (28km)
  • Montenvers (34km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (34km)
  • Mont Veyrier (34km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (35km)
  • Mer de Glace (37km)
  • Roc de Chere (37km)
  • Mont Blanc (37km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (38km)
  • Gorges du Fier (44km)
  • Col de la Faucille (51km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Megeve (26km)
  • Evian-les-Bains (36km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thyez

Canton: Bonneville

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74300

Distance to Thyez

from Annecy (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 441 km

from Calais: 642 km

from Nice: 271 km

from Bordeaux: 572 km

from Strasbourg: 293 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Thyez 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, Marignier, Marnaz, Mieussy, Mont-Saxonnex, Nancy-sur-Cluses, Saint-Sigismond, Scionzier, Taninges and Vougy.

This page in French: Visiter Thyez