Annecy, the capital of Haute-Savoie, is known for its exceptional quality of life and its vibrant economy. Ideally situated at the intersection of the main roads of the region, Annecy enjoys close proximity to larger cities such as Geneva, Lyon, Chambéry and Grenoble.
Annecy is also known for its lake, one of the largest in France, which was formed by melting glaciers some 18,000 years ago. The waters of Lake Annecy are very clean, and in the summer the lake becomes a playground for water-based activities.
The huge number of small and medium enterprises in Annecy make it a much sought-after location for businesses, and a vibrant place in terms of employment opportunities.
The University of Savoie in Annecy-le-Vieux produces is a constant source of well-qualified graduates, and plays a major role in the municipality’s ambitious economic development strategy.
The region is also known for its luxury properties, whether they be located in the town centre, on the shores of the lake or in the surrounding hills.
BARNES Annecy has extensive expertise in the local market and will help you find your dream apartment or house in Annecy, Annecy-le-Vieux, Veyrier-du-Lac, Menthon-Saint-Bernard, Talloires or another location around the lake.
Sightseeing in the Savoie-Mont-Blanc region: www.savoie-mont-blanc.com
Campsite in Haute Savoie: camping lake Annecy