Aix-les-Bains tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France

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.

Aix-les-Bains is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 13 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Aix-les-Bains is 443 kilometres from Paris).

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 20 km and Annecy at 29 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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

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.

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

 
 

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Map of places to visit near Aix-les-Bains

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)

More information about Aix-les-Bains, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Aix-les-Bains, France

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)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aix-les-Bains

Canton: Aix-les-Bains

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-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 6 kilometres from Aix-les-Bains): 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