KA5 - ANNECY, VENICE OF THE ALPS (10H) – Price on request (From $214.50) - minimum 2 persons
Departure from Lyon
Daily from 08.00 to 18.00
In the morning, visit Annecy Old Town traversed by numerous canals and discover among the many sites, the imposing 12th century Palais de L’Isle located in the middle of the Thiou River.
Stroll through a labyrinth of quaint streets with medieval arcades, bridges, canals and flower-decked quays. Enjoy the special atmosphere of the many market stalls, souvenir shops, cafés & restaurants.
Stop at a "fromagerie" (Cheese Shop) for a cheese-tasting. Learn everything about "Reblochon" or "Tome des Bauges" while you taste these emblematic French cheese.
At lunch, delight yourself in a local small restaurant having some Savoy’s specialities: tartiflette, raclette, cheese fondue, etc. Menus start from EUR 20, not included.
In the afternoon, enjoy some free time to explore more sights like Annecy castle, museum which offers a fantastic view over the town.
Finally, culminate this beautiful day in the Alps with a one hour boat cruise on Annecy Lake. From the heart of this exceptional landscape, discover lovely bordering towns with castles and admire the surrounding snow-topped Alpine peaks and the lake glittering blue water.
- English Speaking guide.
- Cheese tasting
- Cruise tickets
- Pick up at your hotel