Annecy, France
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer

Program Overview

Setting Description:
The Institute Francais des Alpes Semester in France program is located in the French Alps, near Geneva and Lyon, which has a population of about 120,000. Annecy, at the foot of the alpine massifs, sits on the purest lake of Europe and has breathtaking scenery. Known as the "Venice of the Alps." with its canals, Old town, lake, castles, famous hotels and restaurants, Annecy is a bustling city all year round with lots to see and do. Annecy offers students cultural and athletic activities within a very pleasant urban environment. In summertime, there are the national parks and the Lake of Annecy. In winter, the nearby ski resorts attract visitors from around the world.