Vacheresse tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vacheresse in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Abondance at 6 km from Vacheresse

Visit Vacheresse: highlights and tourist information

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vacheresse in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Abondance at 6 km and Evian at 10 km.

Vacheresse, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Abondance guide


at 10 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Evian guide
Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Thonon les Bains guide


Ski resort at 16 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Morzine guide


Ski resort at 17 km (direction south-east)

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

See Avoriaz guide


Most Beautiful Village at 27 km (direction west)

The village of Yvoire on the banks of Lake Geneva is extraordinarily pretty and...

See Yvoire guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval guide


at 41 km (direction west), in the Ain department

A pleasant 19th century spa town, Divonne-les-Bains also now has a leisure lake and...

See Divonne-les-Bains guide


at 43 km (direction south)

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

See Sallanches guide


Ski resort at 47 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Chamonix guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 48 km (direction south)

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

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 50 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Clusaz guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 62 km (direction south-west)

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on the banks...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 63 km (direction south-west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide

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Map of places to visit near Vacheresse


Markets in and near Vacheresse

  • Abondance: market Sunday (6km)
  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (10km)
  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (16km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (19km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (25km)
  • Samoens: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (29km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (29km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (30km)

More information about Vacheresse, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vacheresse, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (44km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (10km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (27km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc d'Enfer (16km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (19km)
  • Mole (29km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (31km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (32km)
  • Col de Romme (34km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (38km)
  • Col de la Colombière (40km)
  • Lac Cornu (43km)
  • Le Brévent (45km)
  • Montenvers (48km)
  • Lac des Rousses (49km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Vacheresse is in the east of France at 62 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Vacheresse is 429 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vacheresse

Canton: Abondance

Arrondissement: Thonon-les-Bains

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74360

Distance to Vacheresse

from Annecy (prefecture): 62 km

from Paris: 429 km

from Calais: 624 km

from Nice: 295 km

from Bordeaux: 588 km

from Strasbourg: 264 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Abondance, Bernex, Bonnevaux, Chevenoz, La Baume, La Forclaz, Saint-Paul-en-Chablais and Vinzier.

This page in French: Visiter Vacheresse