Annecy is in the (74) Haute Savoie departement
Map of Annecy in the Haute Savoie
Annecy is in the Haute Savoie department of the Rhone-Alpes regionLying beneath the snow topped mountains of the the Savoie, the town looks over the lake.
With the Alps in the background and the lake in the foreground, Annecy is a well know destination. There are many festivals and traditional events throughout the year, such as the Transhumance, which is a colourful parade with the cows, sheep and goats returning from their summer pastures.
Annecy is also home to the International Animation Film Festival.
Events, expos, festivals
This the home to the International Animation Film Festival for almost 50 years.
Tourisme, travel, information
The local tourism office, information, tours and reservations for cruises on the lake, dates for the the local festivals.