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London Annecy

Flights to Annecy are available from Air France twice daily (Monday to Friday) from Paris Orly airport, which can be reached from London via Heathrow, Gatwick, London City or Luton airports. The flight time varies from an hour and a quarter to an hour and a half. The flight on to Annecy takes a little over one hour. Airlines offering flights to Orly from London include Air France, British Airways and CityJet; options can be compared online. Taxis to the airports serving London typically cost £40 to £80, but train and bus services are frequent, and much cheaper. You can also get to Heathrow using the London Underground. Check in at least two hours before the flight departure time.Annecy Airport is about 7 km (4.5 miles) from the town centre, which can be reached by taxi. The journey takes about 10 minutes. Alternatively, a car can be hired at the airport.

Cheap London - Annecy Flights

To travel between London and Annecy at a low cost, Easyvoyage provides two major pieces of information: the calendar and the price history for London - Annecy flights. These elements will allow you to analyse the cheapest London - Annecy flights by departure date.

Sightseeing Annecy 1 Palais de l'Ile

Dating from the 12th century, this curiously shaped building stands on a small island in the tranquil Thiou canal. In the past, it has been a courthouse, a mint and a prison, but today it is open to the public as a museum, with exhibits describing the history of the town. Open daily 10.30 am until 6.00 pm.

2 Plage d'Annecy-le Vieux

This attractive, sandy beach is the ideal place for safe bathing in the clear waters of the lake. It is close to the town and is about 500 metres long by 50 metres wide. The beach slopes gently into the lake, making it suitable for young children.

3 Takamaka

For the more adventurous, this centre offers a range of exciting sports, including paragliding, waterskiing, canyoning, climbing and bungee jumping. Training and instruction are provided and there are activities to suit different levels of ability. Prices depend on activities, but vary from 33 to 85 Euros (£28 to £73).

4 Chateau D'Annecy

This impressive castle stands above the town and has parts dating from the 12th and 15th centuries. It contains a museum with displays featuring the local natural history and archaeology, and an art collection. Open daily 10.30 am until 6.00 pm.

5 Mont Blanc and the Alps

Some of the world's finest mountain scenery is within easy reach of this town: you can be in the heart of the Alps in well under an hour. Whether you like climbing or walking, or just want some spectacular views, this is a great place to start.

Required travel documents for France

France is one hour ahead of UK time. Visitors must have a valid passport, but no visa is required for citizens of the EU, Australia, Canada and the USA. Citizens of other countries should enquire about entry formalities at the French Embassy or consulate.