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Villard tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villard in Haute-Savoie

Photo is of Thonon les Bains at 17 km from Villard

Visit Villard: highlights and tourist information

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Villard 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 41 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Villard is 425 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Thonon les Bains at 17 km and Yvoire at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villard, 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 Villard in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
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Map of places to visit near Villard

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Markets in and near Villard

  • Boege: market Tuesday (3km)
  • Viuz-en-Sallaz: market Monday (8km)
  • Ville-la-Grand: market Sunday (14km)
  • Douvaine: market Sunday (15km)
  • Bonneville: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Annemasse: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Reignier: market Saturday (16km)
  • Thonon-les-Bains: market Thursday & Monday (17km)
  • Gaillard: market Saturday (18km)
  • Les Gets: market Thursday (19km)

More information about Villard, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Villard, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Haut-Jura (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (19km)
  • Jardin d'eau de pré curieux (22km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (27km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Cascade de la Diomaz (5km)
  • Mole (12km)
  • Roc d'Enfer (14km)
  • Col de Romme (23km)
  • Col de la Colombière (25km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (32km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (36km)
  • Col de la Faucille (37km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (37km)
  • Mont Veyrier (40km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (40km)
  • Lac des Rousses (42km)
  • Lac Cornu (43km)
  • Le Brévent (44km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (45km)
  • Roc de Chere (45km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (46km)
  • Gorges du Fier (47km)
  • Montenvers (49km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (50km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (51km)
  • Mer de Glace (52km)
  • Lac de l'Abbaye (53km)
  • Mont Blanc (54km)
  • Lac de Bonlieu (60km)
  • Source - Le Hérisson (60km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard

Canton: Boëge

Arrondissement: Thonon-les-Bains

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74420

Distance to Villard

from Annecy (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 425 km

from Calais: 625 km

from Nice: 287 km

from Bordeaux: 567 km

from Strasbourg: 281 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Boege, Bogeve, Bons-en-Chablais, Burdignin, Habere-Lullin, Habere-Poche, Megevette, Onnion, Saint-Andre-de-Boege and Saxel.

This page in French: Visiter Villard

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