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Address: Annecy, France
Phone Number: 0450515150
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Half-Day Mountain Bike Adventure in Semnoz
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16th visit to Annecy and first visit to Semnoz.......... shame on us !

Visiting Annecy for the last 16 years we ventured to Semnoz for the first time this year. The drive was not as difficult as I anticipated ( it was for the cyclists !) and was... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Somerset Softie
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Annecy for the last 16 years we ventured to Semnoz for the first time this year. The drive was not as difficult as I anticipated ( it was for the cyclists !) and was amazed by the views towards Mont Blanc and Aix-Les-Bains. There are a number of good walks , some not too difficult to other viewing points.... More 

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Green Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great detour from the beaten path! If coming from the south take the route through Thoiry and Lescheraines for a lovely alpine drive. If you exit north you can end up in Annecy for lunch. Or just do the reverse. The white rock soil part way up is in stark contrast to the grey rock so prominent in this area... More 

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Tonbridge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a bus from bus stop 11 at Annecy station up to Semnoz, for 6 euros return (and this included special mountain bike transport should this be required). The views from the top were amazing. However, on the brochure it implied that there would be views of the Lac d'Annecy but there weren't. However, if you looked in the... More 

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Burnley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was recommended to us for the views and we were not disappointed. Great for cycling and at the top nice views. The road is narrow and windy. Worth the trip up

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful area with stunning views of Annecy and le bourget lake. Just take a small walk to enjoy the views or even the paragliding. We spent 2 nights with the camper and couldn't ask for better spot. Cows and goats with their bells, farms selling cheese and you could see the milking if you get there on time around 16.00... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our children to the top of Semnoz - by car. It is a really family-friendly mountain, since you can drive all the way up, do a beautiful easy hike and have a picninc in the middle of the French alps.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If it gets hot in the valley near Annecy - go up this hill. As a nature reserve there are many tracks you can do. Also fun activities like a adventure park with ropes on trees etc.

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Epping, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove up here from st Jorioz (20mins) up a very windy road! Well worth your patience as the views are spectacular on a clear day! Stopped for a snack and drink at one of the restaurants at the top and watched the world go by (cyclists, paragliders, hikers etc). Looks like plenty to do with kids but we were late... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the public bus (6 euros return) and much enjoyed the walk around at the top looking at the views. Not such a good view over the lake unless you walk further down the hill, but good view over the hills around and you can watch the model planes flying at the top. There are several restaurants and an activity... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove here thinking that we could see the lake over Annecy, but were dissapointed. There are no views at all of the lake. Simply, you can see the Alps in a clear day. Good enough if you don't plan to visit the Alps afterwards. Otherwise, skip this visit. It takes around 40 minutes driving from Annecy and all the... More 

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