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Lac d'Annecy

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Address: 74000 , Annecy, France
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USD 59.22*
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Annecy Half-Day Tour from Geneva
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USD 100.07*
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Geneva and Annecy Tour With Optional Lake Geneva Cruise

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Beautiful lake good for sports!

Beautiful lake in the winter or the summer! Really good for a walk or run around or just to admire the view. Take some food and drink and just admire the view!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Stuart C
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful lake in the winter or the summer! Really good for a walk or run around or just to admire the view. Take some food and drink and just admire the view!

Thank Stuart C
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We took part in a SUP race on the lake in winter and it was spectacular . I have no doubt that in summer , with warmer weather it must be magnificent to walk around, swim, bike and picnic . It's a really spectacular spot .

Thank Amber D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We drove around it and walked around part if it. It changed with the weather and sun and was beautiful

Thank Niceoneharry
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The lake of Annecy is the best lake than I saw. When it's sunny, the water have blue and green colors and when it's rainy, the water is grey. There are wonderful views .

Thank Flupie 7
Treviso, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lake Annecy is a the cleanest lake in Europe and its blue color is amazing. The Lake is very close to the centre of the city and it is very nice to take a walk here. When I went there, it was full of people and dogs. Wonderful.

Thank olivehoover
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lake is incredibly clean, clear and beautiful. The water from the lake flows through the “Old Town” canals, maintaining its clarity throughout the old part of the city. During the summer, the lake shore is full of people slowly walking along the shoreline, enjoying the fresh air and beautiful lake. There are a number of row and paddle boat... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The views here are amazing! The lake is a beautiful shade of blue and has lovely swans,ducks and fish in. My partner and I walked quite far out into the lake and the water is lovely and clear, the water came up to our knees! The lake is surrounded by mountains. It is truly breathtaking! The best view is from... More 

Thank xlb91
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lake Annecy, the highligh of Annecey !! Try to get on the boat trip around the lake to see the wonderful scenery of lake surrounded by mountains. Go with the paddle boat and swim in the lake. It was great in the mid of April !! Or you can grab some drinks sit around the lake and enjoy the whole... More 

Thank Rattanaporn S
Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you come and see the Lac Annecy in Winter or Summer this is a beautiful Lake with the Mountains in the background. Just have a drive around the lake there is so much to see and bring your camera. Go up to the Col de la Forclaz to get a nice shot of the lake. Also a nice place... More 

Thank Jerome C
Haute savoie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To be honest, I might be a bit partial about this review as Annecy is my home town. The best time to enjoy the lac and its surrounding would be lat spring and autumn time basically after the rush seasons. Take time to ride along the cycle path following the lake , it is amazing and there is a few... More 

Thank jeandenis74

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