Vailly tourism and travel guide

Photo of Vailly in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Thonon les Bains at 8 km from Vailly

Visit Vailly: highlights and tourist information

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Vailly 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 Vailly in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Thonon les Bains at 8 km and Evian at 9 km.

Vailly, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Thonon les Bains

Thonon les Bains

at 8 km (direction north-west)

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

See Thonon les Bains guide


at 9 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Evian guide


at 14 km (direction east)

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

See Abondance guide


Most Beautiful Village at 18 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Yvoire guide


Ski resort at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Morzine guide


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

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

See Avoriaz guide


at 31 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


Most Beautiful Village at 33 km (direction 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 south-south-east)

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

See Sallanches guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 45 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See La Clusaz guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 47 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


Ski resort at 49 km (direction south-east)

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

See Chamonix guide


Ski resort at 50 km (direction south)

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French ski resorts and also an...

See Megeve guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 55 km (direction south-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide

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Map of places to visit near Vailly


Markets in and near Vailly

  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (9km)
  • Evian-les-Bains: market Friday (12km)
  • Abondance: market Sunday (14km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (18km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (19km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (21km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (25km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)

More information about Vailly, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Vailly, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (34km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (9km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (18km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (28km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Diomaz (12km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (14km)
  • Mole (23km)
  • Col de Romme (31km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (33km)
  • Col de la Colombière (35km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (35km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (40km)
  • Col de la Faucille (41km)
  • Lac des Rousses (41km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (44km)
  • Lac Cornu (45km)
  • Le Brévent (47km)
  • Montenvers (50km)
  • Mont Veyrier (53km)
  • Mer de Glace (54km)
  • Gorges du Fier (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Vailly is in the east of France at 53 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Vailly is 423 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vailly

Canton: Thonon-les-Bains-Est

Arrondissement: Thonon-les-Bains

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74470

Distance to Vailly

from Annecy (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 423 km

from Calais: 621 km

from Nice: 295 km

from Bordeaux: 577 km

from Strasbourg: 269 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Armoy, Bellevaux, Feternes, Habere-Poche, La Baume, La Forclaz, La Vernaz, Lullin, Lyaud, Orcier, Reyvroz and Vinzier.

This page in French: Visiter Vailly