Many of Ain’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance of Anglefort, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the fabulous Gorges du Fier and the much-loved Montrottier Castle. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit Abbaye d'Hautecombe and the Lac du Bourget.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Culture vultures will find plenty to applaud at venues such as the Jeanne d'Arc Theatre in Bellegarde-sur-Valserine.
When it’s time escape the city, visit one of the many nearby green spaces. Enjoy some of the pleasant parklands such as the Bois des Pesses Park in Bellegarde-sur-Valserine. Explore the nearby wilderness by heading to Bellegarde Canyon in Bellegarde-sur-Valserine.
To really get a feel for the area, visit some of the local sights such as Annecy Castle in Annecy, the Cret de Chatillon in Viuz-la-Chiesaz and the Pertes de la Valserine in Bellegarde-sur-Valserine. These are much-loved by travellers from all the corners of the globe. Notre-Dame-de-Liesse Church in Annecy, the Chatillon Michaille Church in Bellegarde-sur-Valserine and the Church of Aranc in Aranc offers travellers to Ain the opportunity to better understand the religious history of the area. History buffs will enjoy exploring the Rougemont Castle Ruins in Aranc.
There's no reason to neglect your swing while you are here. Visit the Aix-les-Bains Golf Club in Aix-les-Bains to enjoy the fastest greens, trickiest bunkers and friendliest clubhouse.
After exploring the delights of Anglefort, get a good nights sleep at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Appart'City Annecy-Seynod, the Best Western Hotel Carlton, Annecy and the Adagio Annecy Centre are just some of the many great places to stay around here.