Annecy, the Venice of the Alps
Chef and prefecture of Haute Savoie, Annecy and its 50,000 souls arise among natural and unspoiled scenery. In the south, the lake and the Pre-Alps Bauges, east of the Aravis, plains and hills of the Albanians in the west and finally the massive Terminals and north of Geneva.
Being the surrounding terrain, Annecy is a rather expansive city, evidenced by small pedestrian streets of downtown.
Blacksheep furnished rental vans and minibuses in Lyon and Bordeaux can make deliveries Annecy if you arrive by plane at the airport or Annecy Mont Blanc to the Annecy station by train. These deliveries are a paid option on request.
Annecy is the perfect city for a romantic weekend, a few days in quiet family or a pause before a road trip in the Alps or to Italy or Switzerland. A 100 kms from the Mont Blanc Tunnel and 45 minutes from Geneva is an must on a driving holiday.
Must Annecy: a ride in the old city, between the canals and old stone buildings, you will travel through time and discover a romantic side buried (wine bar, fish restaurants and Savoy, rose petals and the whole gang …). A walk on the Paquier and gardens of Europe soothed by the calm of the lake. This same lake or it may take a dip after a day driving your Campervan Classic Mini or California.
Annecy is a city turned towards the mountain and its activities. 30 minutes’ drive are enough to reach the mountain paths, all levels are possible. Climbing Mount Baron family or the Spinner between expert hikers. In winter, join the nearest ski resorts: La Clusaz and Grand Bornand 45 minutes drive by Campervan, Les Gets in an hour, the Grand Massif in 1 hour and a half, Avoriaz and Morzine in less than 2 hours …
Annecy is a city for lovers, sportsmen and outdoor enthusiasts, mountain and Nature. The city is not easily passable by van, prefer a quiet corner with our partner application Park4Night.
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