Charvonnex, a small village about ten kilometers at the north of Annecy, is located in the suburb of Annecy-le-Vieux and is part of the district of Annecy, Prefecture of Haute-Savoie.

On an area of 471 hectares, Charvonnex varies from 500 to 730 meters of altitude with the administrative center at 580m.

The village is surrounded to the east by the river Fillières and to the west with a beautiful forest separating Charvonnex and Saint Martin de Bellevue.

The village consists of more than 1000 inhabitants and villages nearby include : Saint-Martin-de-Bellevue, Villy-le-Peloux, Les Ollières …

Cultural facilities

  • Church
  • Library
  • Schools Charvonnex
  • The town has 3 separate buildings for elementary school, located in town, and with a current enrolment of 94 students.

Shops and businesses

  • Bar Restaurant
  • Manufactured goods shops
  • Many companies in the building, transportation and public works

Monuments and attractions

  • The PARMELAN (1832m) is an invitation to hiking in the highlands. There are great views of the lakes of Annecy and Geneva, the Alps.
  • SOUS-DINE (2004m) is the culmination of the Community of villages of the Fillières.