This is pretty much the main thing to see in the town of Annecy and not only was it closed, but it was also covered with scaffolding. A big disappointment.
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Annecy is a charming town not far from the border. There are also many small towns in the area so you can visit more than one of them in a day especially if you are driving. ...........I came to Annecy for a walking tour. It...More
Ancient fortress in the middle of the canal, in the heart of ancient town is a splendour for a romantic photo, it seems it was an ancient prison, with no windows, it is possible for a visit inside, if you have time, it will be...More
Unfortunately you will not be able to see Palais de l'Ile since there is scafolding all around it. What a pity. As seen in the photo it looks like a construction site at the moment. I read that it won't be open till summer of...More
Location location location. This hotel is in the heart of town. Cafes, restaurants and bars all in one minute walk . The hotel itself is not fancy but adequate for a few days stay to explore the beautiful annecy. Bathrooms are good in the rooms...More
This place looks like Venice and one of many b'ful building you can find in this small stunning town Annecy. There is a b'ful bridge in front of it and makes for a picturesque spot
There is a little bridge in front of this that you can get some great pictures of this building and the beautiful buildings around it. Note: In October 2016, this building was being renovated with parts of it covered in scaffolding.
The picture is pretty much it. Town is pleasant to stroll around and the palais is THE photo-point so expect reasonable numbers of tourists on the bridges around trying to replicate the above shot.
As others have mentioned, yes, there is scaffolding over most of the structure, but maintenance of such a historic structure must happen, so, some of us need to accept that and appreciate what we can see. Would have loved to have seen inside, maybe next...More