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Lake Annecy Tourist Office

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Address: 1 rue Jean Jaures, 74000, Annecy, France
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+33 4 50 45 00 33

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Beautiful scenery, to do by foot or bike

Done it with friends, and it was really unforgettable. Every part of the lakes are beautiful and the surrounding have been well preserved. I would recommend it in Annecy.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 April 2013
Sam B
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Hong Kong, null, Hong Kong
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2013

Done it with friends, and it was really unforgettable. Every part of the lakes are beautiful and the surrounding have been well preserved. I would recommend it in Annecy.

2 Thank Sam B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2013

Our tour group enjoyed the boat trip even with sprinkles. We sat inside because it was cold and too windy. Really beautiful sights along the shore. Some English narration but not as much detail as I would have liked.

Киев, Украина
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013

This Lake Tour is the best thing to do in Annecy. Duration one hour is enough to go around the Lake of Annecy and to see its fantastic views. The mountains falling down right to the waters of lake looks absolutely amazing. You'll never forget this place.

7 Thank ArtemTkachenko78
Chamonix, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2013

The lake is wonderful,you feel like you are at the seaside with lots of sailing boats and power boats too.The great thing to do is to ride a bike along the lake .Most of the lake has a nice and safe bike path and is nice to stop here ad there to visit the little villages along it.

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Annecy, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013

Town has lots of history and the local tourist bureau does a good job. Be sure to ask for the tour in English.

4 Thank Lorraine2010
Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2013

There are so many ways to experience Lac d'Annecy. You can bike, take a boat across, or drive around the lake. There are lots of little beach areas around the lake with public parking. The views around the lake are spectacular! My wife and I decided to drive. We rented a car near the train station, and simply drove around... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2012

We rented racing bike for 12euros and cycled around the lake. Since we had only 2 hours, we could not to the whole circle but 2 hours were enough for us (not professional bikers) There is a road for bikers and we recommend it...

3 Thank Geo009
Lisbon, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2012

This is a great way to see this beautiful lac is the French Alps. Annecy is a wonderful old city and the lac with the clear waters is fantastic.

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Jefferson, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2012

For exquisite views of the town and nearby waterfront villages, the lake cruise was a delightful experience. It offered a picturesque way to view the area. Had time permitted, would have taken the spin around the lake again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2012

The Lake Annecy region is an altogether spectacular place, and we always include it as part of our trips to France. There are so many nice places to see and things to do around the lake. Cycling is easy on the west side of the lake (on the right hand side as you look at the lake from Annecy town),... More 

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