You'll find over 20 campsites around Lake Annecy, in the heart of Haute-Savoie. South of the city of Annecy, both by the lake and in the Bauges massif, you can stay at camping La Nublière for instance.
Charming Annecy is sometimes called "the Venice of the Alps" because of its canals. It has lots to see and do on location. The campsites of Annecy by the lake often invite you to practice outdoor and water activities such as paddling, wakeboarding, windsurfing... Many campsites in Annecy also have a water park with indoor and heated pool, set in a quiet and soothing environment, just perfect for relaxing family holidays. You can either enjoy the sun on a deckchair or have a fun time in the water with your kids. You can even do both obviusly! Why not, for example, at camping Les Rives du Lac, a site that's very close to centre Annecy.
Stroll in jardins de l'Europe (free) and cross the Pont des amours ("lovers bridge"). Visit the old jails and the castle (charged). Taste the local food : fondue, tartiflette... Rent a pedalo or hop on a boat to discover the lake differently.
We're talking about a very popular in winter and summertime so book ahead whenever you want to stay at a campsite near Lake Annecy!
What to do when you go Lake Annecy camping
You can practice many activities and hit plenty of exciting spots when camping in Annecy:
- Every year in August, the Lake festivalfeatures a fireworks show
- Go watch a movie at the animated film festival in June
- Go hiking in the Bauges massif
- Visit Annecy castle
- Go see the pont des Amours (lovers bridge)
- Visit the Jardins de l'Europe (gardens of Europe)
Lake Annecy camping is a great idea when you're planning on spending relaxing, family holidays.