Verchaix tourism and travel guide

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Visit Verchaix: highlights and tourist information

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Verchaix 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 46 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Verchaix is 447 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Sixt-Fer-a-Cheval at 9 km and Morzine at 10 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Verchaix, 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 Verchaix 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 Verchaix

Markets in and near Verchaix

  • Samoens: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (7km)
  • Cluses: market Monday (8km)
  • Morzine: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (18km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Abondance: market Sunday (21km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (21km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (23km)
  • Boege: market Tuesday (24km)

More information about Verchaix, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Verchaix, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (47km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (4km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (33km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (41km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade du Rouget (9km)
  • Col de Romme (11km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (12km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (14km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (15km)
  • Mole (17km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (18km)
  • Col de la Colombière (19km)
  • Lac Cornu (20km)
  • Le Brévent (22km)
  • Montenvers (26km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (28km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (29km)
  • Mer de Glace (30km)
  • Mont Blanc (33km)
  • Mont Veyrier (44km)
  • Roc de Chere (46km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Megeve (27km)
  • Evian-les-Bains (34km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Verchaix

Canton: Samoëns

Arrondissement: Bonneville

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74440

Distance to Verchaix

from Annecy (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 447 km

from Calais: 646 km

from Nice: 270 km

from Bordeaux: 582 km

from Strasbourg: 288 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Araches-la-Frasse, La Riviere-Enverse, Morillon, Saint-Sigismond and Samoens.

This page in French: Visiter Verchaix