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Argentine tourism and travel guide

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Visit Argentine: highlights and tourist information

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Argentine is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Argentine is 479 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valmorel at 11 km and Meribel at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Argentine, 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 Argentine 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 Savoie

Map of places to visit near Argentine

Markets in and near Argentine

  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (5km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (15km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (20km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (26km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (28km)

More information about Argentine, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Argentine, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (40km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (25km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (26km)
  • Chartreuse (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (32km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (39km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (30km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (31km)
  • Roc de Chere (40km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (41km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (42km)
  • Mont Blanc (57km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (61km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (62km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Argentine

Canton: Aiguebelle

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73220

Distance to Argentine

from Chambery (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 479 km

from Calais: 691 km

from Nice: 213 km

from Bordeaux: 545 km

from Strasbourg: 361 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiguebelle, Epierre, Montendry, Montsapey, Randens, Saint-Alban-Des-Hurtieres, Saint-Georges-Des-Hurtieres and Saint-Pierre-de-Belleville.

This page in French: Visiter Argentine

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