Villard-sur-Doron tourism and travel guide

Photo of Villard-sur-Doron in Savoie

Visit Villard-sur-Doron: highlights and tourist information

Villard-sur-Doron is situated in the Savoie, Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 51 km from Chambery, the department capital. (General information: Villard-sur-Doron is 469 km from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaufort at 4 km and Albertville at 12 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Villard-sur-Doron, France: places to visit and attractions

Some places that we or our contributors have visited and reviewed and can recommend when sightseeing close to Villard-sur-Doron in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes. Note that all distances shown are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater.

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Map of places to visit near Villard-sur-Doron

Markets in and near Villard-sur-Doron

Local markets

  • Albertville: market Thursday (13km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (16km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (18km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (21km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (22km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (23km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (24km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (25km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (27km)

More information about Villard-sur-Doron, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions to visit near Villard-sur-Doron, France

Below we show places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Villard-sur-Doron and wondering what to do next!

Grand sites of France

  • Cirque de Sixt Fer a Cheval (45km) [Map]

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (31km) [Map]

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (43km) [Map]
  • Parc du château du Touvet (61km) [Map]

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (28km) [Map]
  • Mont Blanc (29km) [Map]
  • Col de la Colombière (30km) [Map]
  • Glacier des Bossons (31km) [Map]
  • Lac d'Annecy (31km) [Map]
  • Aiguille du Midi (33km) [Map]
  • Mont Veyrier (33km) [Map]
  • Le Brévent (33km) [Map]
  • Col de Romme (34km) [Map]
  • Lac Cornu (36km) [Map]
  • Lac d'Anterne (36km) [Map]
  • Mer de Glace (38km) [Map]
  • Montenvers (38km) [Map]
  • Cascade du Rouget (41km) [Map]
  • Mole (43km) [Map]
  • Gorges du Fier (43km) [Map]
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (45km) [Map]
  • Col de l'Iseran (52km) [Map]

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Villard-sur-Doron

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73270

Distance to Villard-sur-Doron

from Chambery (prefecture): 51 km

from Paris: 469 km

from Calais: 675 km

from Nice: 232 km

from Bordeaux: 564 km

from Strasbourg: 331 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Villard-sur-Doron from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 4 other places listed nearby (within 6 kilometres of Villard-sur-Doron): Beaufort, Cohennoz, Hauteluce and Queige.

This page in French: Visitez Villard-sur-Doron