Annecy is a city in the Alps located 135km from Lyon and 40km from Geneva. Here you find   Lake Annecy, which is considered to be the cleanest in Europe.u. Annecy is famous for its old town with its cobbled streets, its winding canals and its pastel-colored houses. Overlooking the city, the medieval castle of Annecy, former residence of the Counts of Geneva, houses a museum offering regional objects, such as Alpine furniture or religious works, as well as an exhibition on natural history.