Annecy Shopping Tour (Self Guided), Annecy

Annecy is a beautiful historic town in the south of France. The old streets of Annecy--packed with charming souvenir and antiques shops neighboring large fashionable stores--make it an ideal destination for shopaholics. The following walking tour will help you find the most popular shopping sites in Annecy.
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Annecy Shopping Tour Map

Guide Name: Annecy Shopping Tour
Guide Location: France » Annecy (See other walking tours in Annecy)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 7
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 0.7 Km or 0.4 Miles
Author: sabrina
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Meyer Le Chocolatier d'Annecy
  • La Procure
  • Le Tetras
  • Au Péché Mignon
  • Tentation
  • Saveurs d'ici et là
  • L'Atelier
Meyer Le Chocolatier d'Annecy

1) Meyer Le Chocolatier d'Annecy

Meyer Le Chocolatier d'Annecy is considered to be one of the best chocolate shops in the region. Located close to Saint Francois Church, this lovely store offers a selection of luxury chocolate, including truffles, cakes, candies and other delicious stuff, some of which come in a colorful packaging. Meyer is a great place to buy something sweet and special for your dearest ones. Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9 am - 7 pm.
La Procure

2) La Procure

La Procure--a lovely old library and a book shop--is located in the centre of Annecy's Old Town. In addition to the old French literature, La Procure offers visitors an excellent choice of music, geography, history, tourism and children books, as well as novels and humanities. The book shop is open Monday: 2 pm- 7 pm; Tuesday through Friday: 9:30-12:30 and 13:30-19:00, Saturday 9:30-19:00.
Le Tetras

3) Le Tetras

Found in the heart of the Old Town, Le Tetras is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful pottery shops in Annecy. Small but lovely decorated, it has lots of tourists and locals come there regularly for an exclusive buy--a colorful piece of pottery, beautiful ceramics, china of various shapes and designs, or other skillfully crafted goods.
Au Péché Mignon

4) Au Péché Mignon

Situated opposite Le Tetras is Au Péché Mignon, a small chocolate store. Inside the shop, visitors can find a large selection of finest handmade chocolate cakes, cookies, sweets, candies and other luscious items. Au Péché Mignon makes heavenly delights available on Earth.

5) Tentation

Tentation is a perfect place for those looking for lovely small gifts and exclusive greeting cards. Situated at the end of the Pont Morens Bridge, the Tentation shop attracts both locals and tourists with its large selection of funny and unique post cards, greeting cards for any occasion, soft toys, colorful mugs and plenty of other attractive souvenirs and gift ideas that can be found here.
Saveurs d'ici et là

6) Saveurs d'ici et là

Saveurs d'ici et là is a great place to buy yourself a real treat of local delicates. The shop sells top quality Foies gras, cheeses, peppers, spices, oils and other famous French delights, some of which are beautifully packed in lovely gift boxes and gorgeous baskets. There is also a fine selection of excellent wines. Buying from this shop means taking home a bit of Annecy itself. Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 9:30-12:30, 14:30-19:00.

7) L'Atelier

L'Atelier is another shop worth checking out while in Annecy. Located not far from the downtown area, it boasts a fine choice of art accessories such as oil paints, pastels, brushes and others. Here, visitors can also find some unique and beautiful photos and picture frames. Colorful modern art paintings are also available for sale. Hours: Monday 14:00 - 19:00, Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 - 19:00.

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