Outdoor activities in Annecy

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Annecy: The Must-Do Activities

Annecy: What to do when you get there?

Annecy, a sublime scenery between lake and mountains. 

Annecy is situated in the North of the French Alps, 5O km away from Chambéry and 40km from Genève. From turquoise water of the Lac d'Annecy to often-snow-capped mountains, the city of Annecy is certainly one of the most beautiful French cities, combining a real city life with the outdoors. 

Around Annecy, you will find a plethora of extreme and outdoor sports to do. Lake activities include wakeboarding, swimming, kitesurfing, windsurfing and kayaking. The lake's water is crystal clear and not too cold during spring and summer time. The lake shore and surrounding countryside is great for roller-blading, mountain biking and trekking. There are also great rock climbing spots around, on the nearby cliffs, and an active local paragliding scene.

Go mountain biking in Le Semnoz, famous for its nature trails. Go rock climbing, trekking or paragliding in Le massif des Aravis et le massif des Bornes (Mont Veyrier, Parmelan, Tournette, Dents de Lanfon) at the East of Annecy or in the Genevois, in the North. 

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Around Annecy

Thorens-Glières
1 activity
La Clusaz, Massif des Aravis
9 activities
La Clusaz
1 activity
Le Grand-Bornand, Massif des Aravis
4 activities
Le Grand-Bornand
2 activities
Massif des Bauges
3 activities
Aix-les-Bains
4 activities
Lake Bourget, Aix les Bains
12 activities
Albertville
4 activities
Annemasse
2 activities
Geneva
8 activities
Les Saisies
3 activities
Megève
1 activity
Megève, Evasion Mont Blanc
9 activities
Val d'Arly
1 activity
Mieussy
1 activity
Magland
1 activity
Chamoux-sur-Gelon
1 activity
Chambéry
11 activities
Les Carroz, Le Grand Massif
4 activities
Flaine, Le Grand Massif
13 activities
Les Gets, Portes du Soleil
8 activities
Samoëns, Le Grand Massif
10 activities
Les Gets
1 activity
Serrières-de-Briord
1 activity
Montgirod Centron
8 activities
Valmorel, Le Grand Domaine
3 activities
Morzine, Portes du Soleil
17 activities
Moûtier, Les Trois Vallées
1 activity
Allevard
9 activities
Chamonix Mont-Blanc
79 activities
Thonon-les-Bains
9 activities
Avoriaz, Portes du Soleil
6 activities
La Plagne, Paradiski
9 activities
La Plagne
1 activity
Courchevel, Les Trois Vallées
7 activities
Meribel
2 activities
Les Arcs
3 activities
Les Arcs, Paradiski
12 activities
Courmayeur
6 activities
La Thuile
1 activity
Châtel, Portes du Soleil
1 activity
Châtel
2 activities
Les 7 Laux
9 activities
Le Corbier, Les Sybelles
1 activity
Val Thorens, Les Trois Vallées
9 activities
Val Thorens
1 activity
Tignes
1 activity
Tignes, Espace Killy
29 activities
Lausanne
2 activities
Valgrisenche
1 activity
Albiez-Montrond, Les Sybelles
2 activities
Villeneuve
4 activities
Val d'Isère, Espace Killy
11 activities
Val d'Isère
1 activity
Montreux
3 activities
Grenoble
31 activities
Saint-Hilaire, Isère
1 activity
Saint-Pierre-de-Chartreuse
1 activity
Chartreuse Mountains
3 activities
Verbier
16 activities
Malafretaz
1 activity
Alpe d'Huez
5 activities
Chamrousse
9 activities
Alpe d'Huez Grand Domaine
8 activities
Val Cenis, Haute Maurienne
6 activities
Valfréjus, Haute Maurienne
4 activities
Bonneval-sur-Arc, Haute Maurienne
5 activities
Bessans, Haute Maurienne
9 activities
Aosta Valley
33 activities
Diablerets
1 activity
La Grave
8 activities
Métabief
1 activity
Les Deux Alpes
6 activities
Château d’Oex
7 activities
Lyon
3 activities
Sion
3 activities
Gran Paradiso National Park
4 activities
Arolla
2 activities
Monetier, Serre-Chevalier
3 activities
Gstaad
2 activities
Serre Chevalier
20 activities
Mâcon
2 activities
Sierre
9 activities
Zinal
1 activity
Zinal
1 activity
Briancon
2 activities
Briançon, Serre-Chevalier
7 activities
Ecrins National Park
3 activities
Jura
24 activities
Vallouise
1 activity
Zermatt
7 activities
Diemtigtal
1 activity
Kandersteg
2 activities
Gressoney
4 activities
Alagna Valsesia
23 activities
Queyras
3 activities
Eygliers
1 activity
Risoul, La Forêt Blanche
11 activities
Brig-Glis
8 activities
Thun
4 activities
Gap
6 activities
Embrun
3 activities
Turin
2 activities
Saillans
1 activity
Vars, La Forêt Blanche
12 activities
Lake Serre Ponçon
18 activities
Les Orres
6 activities
Interlaken
28 activities
Oberland
1 activity
Roanne
1 activity
Tallard
1 activity
Domodossola
3 activities
Juré
1 activity
Pra Loup, Espace Lumière
7 activities
Saint-Jeures
2 activities
Laragne-Montéglin
2 activities
Dijon
12 activities
Ardeche
52 activities
Sisteron
2 activities
Saint-Victor-Montvianeix
1 activity
Auron
1 activity

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Canyoning
Paragliding
Mountain bike
Wakeboarding
    Scuba Diving
      Skateboarding
        Via Ferrata
          Hang gliding
            Microlight flying
              Rock climbing
                Stand up Paddle
                  Hot Air Ballooning
                    Helicopter tours
                      Freestyle Skiing
                        Freerunning
                          Freediving
                            Dog sledding

                              Annecy: What to do when you get there?

                              Annecy, a sublime scenery between lake and mountains. 

                              Annecy is situated in the North of the French Alps, 5O km away from Chambéry and 40km from Genève. From turquoise water of the Lac d'Annecy to often-snow-capped mountains, the city of Annecy is certainly one of the most beautiful French cities, combining a real city life with the outdoors. 

                              Around Annecy, you will find a plethora of extreme and outdoor sports to do. Lake activities include wakeboarding, swimming, kitesurfing, windsurfing and kayaking. The lake's water is crystal clear and not too cold during spring and summer time. The lake shore and surrounding countryside is great for roller-blading, mountain biking and trekking. There are also great rock climbing spots around, on the nearby cliffs, and an active local paragliding scene.

                              Go mountain biking in Le Semnoz, famous for its nature trails. Go rock climbing, trekking or paragliding in Le massif des Aravis et le massif des Bornes (Mont Veyrier, Parmelan, Tournette, Dents de Lanfon) at the East of Annecy or in the Genevois, in the North. 

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