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Address: 74000 , Annecy, France
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$58.72*
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Annecy Half-Day Tour from Geneva
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$92.13*
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Geneva and Annecy Tour With Optional Lake Geneva Cruise

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Everyone should visit Annecy - beautiful to the point of disbelief. Everything is clean, well cared for, tourist friendly - an absolute pleasure.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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Lutterworth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Drove here from Chamonix as it was recommended to us. What can I say. Beautiful place. Went on a Sunday and the Christmas market was on wife was in her element! Went for a walk along the lake edge. This was lovely. Well worth a visit.

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Hartbeespoort, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everyone should visit Annecy - beautiful to the point of disbelief. Everything is clean, well cared for, tourist friendly - an absolute pleasure.

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The lake is enormous so we just walked for a couple of hours and walked back. The walk is very flat an easy but there weren't any 'exceptional' view points that we came across on our way. I would suggest just enjoying the views of the lake from Annecy - no need to really walk so far. All in all,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We took a short day trip here from Geneva. The Christmas market had just open, and it was beautiful to walk along the canals and by the lake. It is the cleanest lake in Europe, and the water is blue and sparkling.

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Leuven, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

TIP: rent a bike and do a full 37 km round tour! With some friends we decided to rent bikes and to ride for as long as we felt we were ok, without any targets or initial plans. The lake was so beautiful, the views, the combination of nature and civilization,etc. so intriguing and green, that suddenly we found ourselves... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first visited annecy this summer .returning this November .I swam in the lake went paddleboarding .To be out on the lake in such beautiful scenery was just fabulous. For those less adventurous then you can always hire a boat or just go on a cruise . Cycling around the lac is made easy by the designated cycle tracks ..The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We caught the day's last boat tour of Lake Annecy, an hour-long narrated trip around this beautiful lake. There were a number of castles and estates along the lake, and people parasailing high in the picturesque mountains. A highlight of Annecy, to be sure!

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you haven't visited Annecy and Lac d'Annecy, you've missed something. The lake itself is a pearl with crystal clear water, great swimming in summer, amazing views at or from the surrounding mountains - and with quite wonderful running or biking round running along most of the lakeshore (unfortunately not all the way around the lake - you will need... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was absolutely a beautiful sight! I spent the day renting a paddle boat and lazing around the lake. Highly recommended if you're at Annecy! Much better than shopping in my opinion!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to relax but on weekends it can get very crowded! Just plan ahead and try to see the best spots ! To walk around the lake is impossible with its 42 km!!!

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