Haute-Savoie consists of the small nook of France, bordering Switzerland, across Lake Geneva to the north, and Italy to the east. It is a department in .
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is a resort in the Haute-Savoie region of France, bordering Italy, at the foot of . Photo: Ximonic, CC BY 2.5.

, in the north of the , is called "the of " — a well-deserved title. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

is a city in the Haute-Savoie region of France, directly across the border from , . Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

Évian-les-Bains, or simply Évian, is a commune in the northern part of the Haute-Savoie department in the region in south-eastern . Photo: Noebu, CC BY 3.0.


is a ski resort in Rhone-Alpes, in the Mont Blanc massif. Photo: chisloup, CC BY 3.0.

is a traditional French alpine village of almost 3000 inhabitants in , 90 km from Geneva international airport in Switzerland. Photo: Snip, CC BY-SA 1.0.

is a town in the . Together with the neighboring town of Grand Bornand, forms the center of the Aravis ski area. Photo: KlausFoehl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an Alpine resort in the Haute-Savoie department of south-eastern France. Photo: Jacek79, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is in the Haute Savoie region of . is a picturesque ski resort at the heart of the giant region of France and Switzerland. Photo: tonyfurrer, CC BY 3.0.

is classified amongst the "Most Beautiful Villages of France" with regard to its rich 9-century-old architecture. Photo: Scailyna, CC BY-SA 4.0.

pronounced is a commune of the Haute-Savoie département in France. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small mountain commune in the Haute Savoie department of the French Alps. Photo: Abr, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the region in south-eastern . Photo: Jjt.pub, CC BY 3.0.

Menthon-Saint-Bernard is a commune in the Haute-Savoie department in the region in south-eastern . Photo: Didier, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in ski area in the Haute Savoie department, in the Rhône-Alpes of Southeastern . Photo: KlausFoehl, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is in the Haute Savoie department of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Latitude of center
46.0614° or 46° 3' 41.1" north
Longitude of center
6.4537° or 6° 27' 13.5" east
516 metres (1693 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Haute-Savoie
  • Albanian: Haute-Savoie
  • Arabic: Haute-Savoie
  • Arabic: سافوا العليا
  • Aragonese: Alta Savoya
  • Armenian: Վերին Սավոյ
  • Arpitan: Savouè-d’Amont
  • Arpitan: Savouè d’Amont
  • Asturian: Alta Saboya
  • Azerbaijani: Yuxarı Savoyya
  • Basque: Savoia Garaia
  • Belarusian: Верхняя Савоя
  • Belarusian: дэпартамент Верхняя Савоя
  • Bengali: হাঊত সেভুয়ে
  • Breton: Savoia-Uhel
  • Bulgarian: От Савоа
  • Catalan: Alta Savoia
  • Cebuano: Haute-Savoie
  • Chechen: Лакха Савойя
  • Chinese: Haute-Savoie
  • Chinese: 上萨瓦省
  • Chinese: 上薩華
  • Chuvash: Тури Савойя
  • Croatian: Haute-Savoie
  • Czech: Haute-Savoie
  • Czech: Horní Savojsko
  • Danish: Haute-Savoie
  • Dimli (individual language): Haute-Savoie
  • Dutch: Haute-Savoie
  • English: Upper Savoy
  • Esperanto: Alta Savojo
  • Esperanto: Haute-Savoie
  • Estonian: Haute-Savoie departemang
  • Finnish: Haute-Savoie
  • French: 74
  • French: Département de la Haute-Savoie
  • French: Département de la Haute-Vienne
  • French: Haute-Savoie
  • Galician: Alta Savoia
  • Georgian: ზემო სავოია
  • German: Département Haute-Savoie
  • German: FR-74
  • German: Haute-Savoie
  • German: Hochsavoyen
  • German: Obersavoyen
  • Greek: Άνω Σαβοΐα
  • Gujarati: હૌટ-સેવોઇ
  • Hakka Chinese: Sông Savoie-sén
  • Hausa: Sông Savoie-sén
  • Hebrew: סבואה עילית
  • Hindi: ओट-सेवॉइ
  • Hungarian: Haute-Savoie
  • Indonesian: Haute-Savoie
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Departimento Haute-Savoie
  • Italian: Alta Savoia
  • Japanese: オート=サヴォワ県
  • Kannada: ಹೌಟೆ-ಸವೊಯಿ
  • Kazakh: Жоғарғы Савойя
  • Kongo: Haute-Savoie
  • Korean: 오트사부아주
  • Ladino: Haute-Savoie
  • Latin: Sabaudia Superior
  • Latin: Sabaudia superior
  • Latvian: Augšsavoja
  • Limburgan: Haute-Savoie
  • Lithuanian: Aukštutinė Savoja
  • Lombard: Haute-Savoie
  • Low German: Haute-Savoie
  • Luxembourgish: Departement Haute-Savoie
  • Macedonian: Горна Савоја
  • Malay: Haute-Savoie
  • Marathi: ऑत-साव्वा
  • Min Nan Chinese: Haute-Savoie
  • Northern Sami: Haute-Savoie
  • Norwegian: Haute-Savoie
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Haute-Savoie
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Haute-Savoie
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nauta Savòia
  • Pampanga: Haute-Savoie
  • Persian: اوت سووآ
  • Piemontese: Dipartiment ëd l'Àuta Savòja
  • Piemontese: Àuta Savòja
  • Polish: Górna Sabaudia
  • Polish: Haute-Savoie
  • Portuguese: Alta Saboia
  • Portuguese: Alta Sabóia
  • Romanian: Haute-Savoie
  • Russian: Верхняя Савойя
  • Scots: Haute-Savoie
  • Scottish Gaelic: Haute-Savoie
  • Serbian: Горња Савоја
  • Serbo-Croatian: Haute-Savoie
  • Sicilian: Àuta Savoia
  • Sinhala: හෞටේ -සැවෝයි
  • Slovak: Haute-Savoie
  • Slovak: Horné Savojsko
  • Slovenian: Haute-Savoie
  • Spanish: Alta Saboya
  • Spanish: Alta Savoya
  • Swahili: Haute-Savoie
  • Swedish: Haute-Savoie
  • Swiss German: Haute-Savoie
  • Tajik: Департаменти Савойя Верхняя
  • Tajik: Департаменти Савойяи Боло
  • Tamil: ஹூட்-சாவையே
  • Telugu: హాట్-సావోయ్
  • Thai: จังหวัดโอต-ซาวัว
  • Tosk Albanian: Département Haute-Savoie
  • Turkish: Haute-Savoie
  • Ukrainian: Верхня Савойя
  • Urdu: بالائی-ساووا
  • Venetian: Alta Savoia
  • Vietnamese: Haute-Savoie
  • Volapük: Haute-Savoie
  • Waray (Philippines): Haute-Savoie
  • Welsh: Haute-Savoie
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع اوٹ سیواۓ
  • Wu Chinese: 上萨瓦省
  • Yiddish: אויבער-סאוואוא
  • Yoruba: Haute-Savoie
  • Yue Chinese: 上薩華
  • Верхня Савоя

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