Popular Accommodations in Haute-Savoie
Highlights in Haute-Savoie
- Skiing on Mont Blanc
- Sea of ice "Mer de Glace" at Charmonix
- Waterfall in the Grotte et cascade in Seythenex
- Tasty cheese Reblochon
Most popular in Haute-Savoie
Vacation rentals in Haute-Savoie
In total you will find more than 10000 holiday apartments and vacation rentals from various providers in Haute-Savoie. These can be booked from 38 € per night. The most comfortable way to rent a vacation rental is to book it online. On holidu.com this is possible for a variety of vacation rentals in Haute-Savoie.
If you want to reach the cultural attractions of Annecy, Saint-Julien-en-Genevois or Èvian-les-Bains shortly, a centrally located apartment is highly recommended. Haute-Savoie also offers you some holiday apartments in the winter sports resort of Chamonix-Mont-Blanc or entire vacation rentals and chalets in the vicinity of the mountaineering village of Argentiére, which are the perfect place to relax. There is also the possibility of spending your holiday in a vacation rental directly on the shore of Lac Lemón. Free parking is usually provided in front of the building. Many landlords offer a ski rental, a bicycle rental and a shuttle service.
Holidays in Haute-Savoie
Location and orientation
Haute-Savoie is a département in France located in the Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes region. It borders directly on the Swiss canton of Geneva and on Lake Geneva. However, the landscape is particularly marked by the high alpine area of Mont Blanc, the highest mountain in France, where numerous ski resorts can be found.
The coat of arms of Haute-Savoie shows a silver lace on blue with a red shield and a silver cross.
Top 3 travel tips
The Mer de Glace is the fourth largest glacier in the Alps and about twelve kilometres long. The glacier, which has characteristic ogives with light and dark annual rings, can be found near Charmonix.2. Admire the magnificent waterfall in the grotto
The Grotte et cascade in Seythenex is a wonderful excursion destination. In this small cave, which you can visit by guided tour, there is a waterfall worth seeing, over which you can glide with a zip line. During the guided tour you will learn everything you need to know about the cave.3. Taste the finest French cheese
A culinary speciality of Haute-Savoie is the small, round Reblochon cheese. The word "Reblochon" translates as "milking a second time" and tells us something about the traditional way of preparing milk, using post-milked milk. If the cheese is prepared in its original way, it is particularly fatty in taste and therefore a real treat for the palate.