Things to see and do - Annecy
Unmissable tourist sites
Annecy Travel guide
Annecy : Michelin's recommendations
Annecy, known as the «Venice of Savoie»sits majestically on the side of its lake opposiite one of the best water and mountain spectacles anywhere in the French Alps. The town is constantly changing with its economic importance increasing in line with its industrialisation.
Tourist attractions Annecy : Things to see and do
D909 F - 74000 Annecy
Annecy lake, the jewel of the Alps and the Savoie region has a very seductive air about it, with summits which frame its dark blue waters. 17km long with an area of 2 800 ha and a depth of 45 m. Which are made up of two basins formerly seperated by a..
quai Eustache F - 74000 Annecy
Built in the 15C for the Dominicans, this Church is a regional landmark because of its hanging roof. The very wide Gothic nave is typical of preaching orders. The side chapels are decorated with armorial bearings and coats of arms. In front and to th..
pl. St-François-de-Sales F - 74000 Annecy
This public garden laid out in an arboretum has a large number of species from Europe, America and Asia, noteworthy are the giant sequoias and a gingko biloba ,
6 Bis Rue Royale F - 74000 Annecy
Centrally located just a 5-minute walk from Annecy Railway station, this charming 18th century hotel offers rooms overlooking the canal or courtyard. All the en suite rooms at Hotel Central are bright and individually decorated. They come with a TV ..
19, Rue Vaugelas F - 74000 Annecy
Situated 200 metres from the shores of Lake Annecy, Alexandra Hotel is at the entrance of the medieval old town and pedestrian shopping streets. It offers en suite rooms with free Wi-Fi. A flat-screen TV with international and TNT channels is provid..
Facing the lake and its gardens, our hotel is located in the town centre of Annecy, a couple of paces of the old town and the shopping streets. We are also close to the cinemas, theatre and the best restaurants. You will find us on the banks of the..
1 pl. St-François-de-Sales F - 74000 Annecy
Next to the Eglise St-François, this little restaurant is stylish and inviting with its light wood panelling. It offers contemporary cuisine using quality ingredients, a dessert trolley, a pretty terrace and service with a smile.
21 r. Royale F - 74000 Annecy
An inviting minimalist decor, with exquisite sketches done by the chef's father-in-law hanging on the walls. The chef has worked in some top establishments and the result is a deliciously refined, delicate cuisine. It emphasises the clean, simple fla..
10 r. Vaugelas F - 74000 Annecy
Contemporary oak panelling, light pouring in through the glass doors on one side of the room, flowers in the courtyard... The owner's brother, an architect, created this intimate, elegant and timeless interior. As for the food, you can expect refined..
7 r. Collège-Chapuisien F - 74000 Annecy
Cream of pumpkin soup, pan-fried scallops, roast fillet of quail: a traditional restaurant in a building dating from 1675. Savour delicious wines, which have been savvily selected by the owner who is passionate about the subject.
9 r. de la République F - 74000 Annecy
In the historic part of town, this old building is nestled between two arms of the Canal du Thiou. A distinctly maritime atmosphere reigns in the restaurant, which has an oyster bar and waterside terrace. It goes without saying that the menu features..
14 fg Ste-Claire F - 74000 Annecy
This small, contemporary restaurant is chic and welcoming. The chef cooks up tasty dishes bringing together tradition and seasonal ingredients. For instance, fricassée of prawns a la plancha, fish from the lake and homemade foie gras.