Giez & its surroundings
Annecy : Annecy, capital of Haute-Savoie, is a city of art with a great architectural unity. A walk in the old Annecy is a real pleasure. With its charming canals, its flowery banks, its pretty little bridges and its beautiful houses with colorful facades, Annecy lives up to its nickname of Savoyard Venice. What a pleasure to walk along the canals or in the pedestrian streets. Admire also the crystalline waters of Lake Annecy and its panoramic views!
The Regional Natural Park of the Massif des Bauges : This park, which covers 81 000 hectares, protects impressive limestone cliffs. It offers walkers beautiful landscapes of forests and mountain pastures, it is the perfect place for hiking and nature lovers!
Chambéry : Visit the historical capital of Savoie, which is a city of Art and History with many assets. For water sports enthusiasts, Chambéry benefits from the proximity of two natural lakes: the large Lac du Bourget and the emerald colored Lac d'Aiguebelette.
Food & drink in Giez
Savoie cake, bugne, dried and cured meats, cheeses, Savoyard raclette and fondue, génépi liqueur, and more.
Getting moving in Giez
Hiking, bike rides, horse-back trekking, tree-top trails, diving, swimming, water-skiing, wakeboarding, stand-up paddle-boarding, sailing, golf course, hang-gliding, rock climbing, and more.
Giez skiing area
La Sambuy-Seythenex skiing area: Elevation of 1,150-1,850 m • 1 green run • 2 blue runs • 3 red runs • 4 black runs • 1 kids’ tobogganing run • 1 extreme tobogganing run • 1 chair lift • 3 ski lifts • 40 km of ski runs
A 20-minute drive from the residence.
Montmin skiing area: Elevation of 1,050-1,180 m • 2 green runs • 2 blue runs • 1 red run • 1 boarder cross • 3 button lifts • 2.9 km of runs
A 12-minute drive from the residence.
Val Tamié-Les Combes skiing area: Elevation of 800-900 m • 2 green runs • 2 blue runs • 1 red run • 1 black run • 1 tobogganing run • 27 km of runs
A 16-minute drive from the residence.
Giez - Annecy