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Thyez tourism and travel guide

Photo of Thyez in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Morzine at 17 km from Thyez

Visit Thyez: highlights and tourist information

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

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!



Ski resort at 17 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Morzine guide


at 18 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sallanches guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction east)

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

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

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

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

See La Clusaz guide


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

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

See Avoriaz guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 25 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 26 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Megeve guide


at 26 km (direction north-east)

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

See Abondance guide


Ski resort at 31 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Chamonix guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 34 km (direction north-north-west)

Evian is a very lovely town, also well known as...

See Evian guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide


Most Beautiful Village at 36 km (direction north-west)

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is...

See Yvoire guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 36 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide

... 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

What to do at Thyez? 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)


Geography and distances

Thyez is in the east of France at 36 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Thyez is 441 kilometres from Paris).

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

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