Within easy reach of several attractive cities and large towns of character, and close to the winter resorts of the Portes du Soleil Ski Area, nature parks and protected areas, a stay in Thonon allows you to take full advantage of the activities and events available on site and to enjoy a day's excursion to Geneva, an evening in Annecy, or an afternoon in Lausanne.
Excenevex is well known for its sandy beach. In fact it's the only place around the Lake where you can enjoy the sand as if you were at the sea.
The Mont Blanc massif is being put forward as a potential World Heritage Site because of its uniqueness and its cultural importance, considered the birthplace and symbol of modern mountaineering.
Maybe the most famous town of Haute Savoie, Annecy is often desribe as the most beautiful town in France, encircled by stunning mountains and the Lake Annecy, reflected in crystal-clear waters.
Geneva is located at the south-western end of Lake Geneva, where the lake flows back into the Rhône River. It is surrounded by two mountain chains, the Alps and the Jura.
Les Portes du Soleil is a major skisports destination in the northern French alps (Chablais Alps) encompassing thirteen resorts between Mont Blanc in France and Lake Geneva in Switzerland.
Yvoire is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.
An elite holiday resort and spa town on the shores of Lake Geneva, for two centuries, it has hosted many Royals such as Kings Edward VII, and celebrities such as Marcel Proust.
Lausanne is a city in Romandy, the French-speaking part of Switzerland, and is the capital of the canton of Vaud. The seat of the district of Lausanne, the city is situated on the shores of Lake Geneva.
An exceptional event for the Museum's 150th anniversary !further information Fête du Nautisme from 25/05/2013 to 26/05/2013
On water, underwater, in water at the water's edge: everywhere it is the Sailing Festival in...further information