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Annecy, Venice of the Alps, Half-Day Guided Tour from Geneva

By Keytours
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4h 45m+
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Highlights

  • Annecy's main attractions & world-famous alpine lake

  • Picturesque canals & waterways of the “Venice of the Alps”

  • Tour spots include the Palais de l’Isle & Château d’Annecy

  • Free time to explore the town's shops & cafés on your own

  • A walk along the calm purest lake of Europe

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Walking Tour of Annecy Old town

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transport via air-conditioned coach

  • What's included

    Professional Guide

  • What's included

    Free time in Annecy

  • What's excluded

    Admission fees

  • What's excluded

    Meals and drinks not listed as inclusions

Cleaning and safety practices

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  • Masks required
  • Contactless tickets
  • Vehicles and venues disinfected

Know Before You Book

  • You must bring a passport for crossing the French-Swiss border.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • 9 am tour is guided - 14h15 is independant

What you can expect

Cross over the French-Swiss border to reach the romantic mountain town of Annecy. Learn more about the city’s history and culture as you explore its picturesque canals and beautiful lake with your local expert guide on a 45 minutes walking tour. Then, enjoy some free time at your leisure for more sightseeing.

Nicknamed the “Venice of the Alps”, the quaint village of Annecy lies on the shores of pristine Lake Annecy, one of the cleanest and purest lakes in the world. Enjoy the Old Town's colourful houses, flower-bedecked terraces, and charming cafes lining the village's network of canals. Take this opportunity to snap some pictures of the iconic Palais de l’Isle, a 12th-century castle that's a symbol of the town, and the dominating Château d’Annecy, once the residence of the Counts of Geneva.

Enjoy the town on your own. Walk along the lake by locals jogging, walking or roller-blading in the fresh mountain air. Cross the bridge to the gardens of the Bishop's Palace, stroll along the canal-side Quai Madame de Warens to the bustling shops of Rue de la Republique, or just relax and unwind on the edge of the lake's turquoise waters before making your way back to Geneva.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Vehicles and venues kept vacant between travellers

Social distancing

  • Contactless ticket redemption
  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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Location

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Activity Location

  • Annecy
  • Annecy Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Geneva Bus Station
  • Place Dorcière
  • Genève Genève 1201
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