Albertville tourism and travel guide

Photo of Albertville in Savoie

Visit Albertville: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on the hill above, the highlight

Important note

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

Albertville is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 39 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Albertville is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Albertville include "town of art and history".

Popular places to visit nearby include Valmorel at 22 km and Talloires at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Albertville, 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 Albertville 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 Albertville

Markets in and near Albertville

Market days in Albertville: weekly market: Thursday;

  • Albertville: market Thursday (0km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (24km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (27km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (28km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Albertville, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Albertville, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Albertville.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (39km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Sallanches (36km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (44km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (20km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (41km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (49km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (24km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (27km)
  • Mont Veyrier (31km)
  • Col de la Colombière (37km)
  • Gorges du Fier (38km)
  • Mont Blanc (41km)
  • Mont Granier (43km)
  • Col de Romme (43km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (44km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (45km)
  • Le Brévent (46km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (48km)
  • Lac Cornu (48km)
  • Mer de Glace (50km)
  • Montenvers (50km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (53km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (57km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Albertville

Canton: Albertville

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73200

Distance to Albertville

from Chambery (prefecture): 39 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 676 km

from Nice: 229 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 340 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Albertville from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Allondaz, Cesarches, Esserts-Blay, Gilly-sur-Isere, Grignon, La Bathie, Mercury, Monthion, Notre-Dame-Des-Millieres, Pallud, Plancherine, Queige, Sainte-Helene-sur-Isere, Thenesol, Tournon, Tours-en-Savoie, Venthon and Verrens-Arvey.

This page in French: Visiter Albertville