Veyrier-du-Lac tourism and travel guide

Photo of Veyrier-du-Lac in Haute-Savoie

Visit Veyrier-du-Lac: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on the banks of Lake Annecy

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Veyrier-du-Lac. For detailed visitor information see the Veyrier-du-Lac travel guide.

Veyrier-du-Lac 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 5 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Veyrier-du-Lac is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Menthon Saint Bernard at 3 km and Lake Annecy at 3 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Veyrier-du-Lac, 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 Veyrier-du-Lac 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 Veyrier-du-Lac

Markets in and near Veyrier-du-Lac

  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (5km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (11km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (18km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (19km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Albens: market Friday (21km)

More information about Veyrier-du-Lac, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Veyrier-du-Lac, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (31km)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (42km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (22km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (36km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (48km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Veyrier (2km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (3km)
  • Roc de Chere (5km)
  • Gorges du Fier (11km)
  • Col de la Colombière (26km)
  • Mole (33km)
  • Col de Romme (35km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (43km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (48km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Veyrier-du-Lac

Canton: Annecy-le-Vieux

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74290

Distance to Veyrier-du-Lac

from Annecy (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 647 km

from Nice: 257 km

from Bordeaux: 540 km

from Strasbourg: 323 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Veyrier-du-Lac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Alex, Annecy, Annecy-le-Vieux, Bluffy, Dingy-Saint-Clair, Lake Annecy, Menthon-Saint-Bernard, Metz-Tessy, Naves-Parmelan, Saint-Jorioz, Sevrier, Seynod and Talloires.

This page in French: Visiter Veyrier-du-Lac