Aoste tourism and travel guide

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Visit Aoste: highlights and tourist information

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Aoste is situated in the Isere department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 46 kilometres from Grenoble, the department capital (general information: Aoste is 439 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 19 km and Chambery at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Aoste, 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 Aoste in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

 
 

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Isere

Map of places to visit near Aoste

Markets in and near Aoste

  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (1km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (8km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (11km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (15km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (15km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (19km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (24km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (25km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (26km)

More information about Aoste, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Aoste, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (23km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (27km)
  • Massif des Bauges (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (19km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (37km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (27km)
  • Mont Jalla (44km)
  • Gorges du Fier (46km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (51km)
  • Roc de Chere (52km)
  • Mont Veyrier (55km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (61km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (6km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (13km)
  • Morestel (15km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (24km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (37km)
  • Saint-Gervais (45km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Aoste

Canton: Pont-de-Beauvoisin

Arrondissement: Tour-du-Pin

Department: Isere

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 38490

Distance to Aoste

from Grenoble (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 439 km

from Calais: 657 km

from Nice: 247 km

from Bordeaux: 493 km

from Strasbourg: 369 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Avressieux, Belmont-Tramonet, Bregnier-Cordon, Champagneux, Chimilin, Fitilieu, Granieu, Gresin, Izieu, Les Avenieres, Murs-et-Gelignieux, Romagnieu, Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers and Saint-Maurice-de-Rotherens.

This page in French: Visiter Aoste