Aix-les-Bains tourism and travel guide

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Aix-les-Bains is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Aix-les-Bains. For detailed visitor information see the Aix-les-Bains travel guide.

Tourist classifications for Aix-les-Bains include "ville fleurie 4*".

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Aix-les-Bains in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 20 km and Annecy at 29 km.

Aix-les-Bains, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!

Chambery

Chambery

at 13 km (direction south)

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to...

See Chambery guide
Belley

Belley

at 20 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit...

See Belley guide
Annecy

Annecy

at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy,...

See Annecy guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the...

See Talloires guide
 
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Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 29 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 29 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional...

See Lake Annecy guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 30 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 38 km (direction east)

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on...

See Albertville guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 44 km (direction south-south-east), in the Isere department

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux...

See Les-7-Laux guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 47 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very popular...

See La Clusaz guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 49 km (direction east-south-east)

The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the charm of the...

See Valmorel guide

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Markets in and near Aix-les-Bains

Market days in Aix-les-Bains: weekly market: Wednesday & Saturday all day;

  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (0km)
  • Albens: market Friday (11km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (19km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (19km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (20km)

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Tourist attractions near Aix-les-Bains, France

What to do at Aix-les-Bains? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Aix-les-Bains.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (2km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (52km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (17km)
  • Chartreuse (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (6km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (25km)
  • Gorges du Fier (25km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (28km)
  • Roc de Chere (29km)
  • Mont Veyrier (32km)
  • Col de la Colombière (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (28km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (14km)
  • Morestel (34km)
 
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Geography and distances

Aix-les-Bains is in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Aix-les-Bains is 443 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Aix-les-Bains

Canton: Aix-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73100

Distance to Aix-les-Bains

from Chambery (prefecture): 13 km

from Paris: 443 km

from Calais: 657 km

from Nice: 246 km

from Bordeaux: 516 km

from Strasbourg: 351 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Aix-les-Bains from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bourdeau, Brison-Saint-Innocent, Drumettaz-Clarafond, Epersy, Gresy-sur-Aix, Le Bourget-du-Lac, Mery, Montcel, Mouxy, Pugny-Chatenod, Tresserve, Trevignin and Viviers-du-Lac.

This page in French: Visiter Aix-les-Bains

 
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