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Avrieux tourism and travel guide

Photo of Avrieux in Savoie

Photo is of Val Thorens at 14 km from Avrieux

Visit Avrieux: highlights and tourist information

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Avrieux is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 14 km and Vanoise National Park at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Avrieux, 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 Avrieux in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 14 km (direction west-north-west)

The high altitude skiing at Val Thorens mean it has a longer...

See Val Thorens guide
Vanoise National Park

Vanoise National Park

National Parc at 16 km (direction north-east)

The stunning mountain scenery in the Vanoise National Park ensure its year...

See Vanoise National Park guide


Ski resort at 23 km (direction north-north-west)

Courchevel, ski resort in the 'Three Valleys region', is also popular with...

See Courchevel guide


at 23 km (direction south-south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The picturesque mountain village of Nevache is well placed to explore the...

See Nevache guide
Serre Chevalier

Serre Chevalier

Ski resort at 27 km (direction south-south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Serre-Chevalier is an extensive alpine ski region, based around Briancon and incorporating...

See Serre Chevalier guide


Ski resort at 27 km (direction north-west)

Part of the extensive 'Trois Vallées' ski region, Meribel is extremely popular...

See Meribel guide


Most Beautiful Village at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

At Bonneval, listed among the 'most beautiful villages of France', you can...

See Bonneval-sur-Arc guide


Ski resort at 32 km (direction north-east)

The ski resort of Tignes is made up of several smaller, interconnected...

See Tignes guide
Val d'Isere

Val d'Isere

Ski resort at 33 km (direction north-east)

Home to the Alpine Ski World Cup and part of the Espace...

See Val d'Isere guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The town of Briancon is best known for its extensive Vauban fortifications,...

See Briancon guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction north-west)

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

See Valmorel guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 38 km (direction west-south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave...

See La Grave guide
Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 40 km (direction north-north-east)

Centred around Bourg-Saint-Maurice and within the Paradiski ski region, the Les Arcs...

See Les Arcs guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 43 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park...

See Ecrins National Park guide

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

Map of places to visit near Avrieux


Markets in and near Avrieux

  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (29km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (30km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (31km)
  • Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (33km)
  • Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Briancon: market Sunday - seasonal market only (35km)
  • Briancon: market Wednesday (35km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (38km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (45km)

More information about Avrieux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Avrieux, France

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

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (30km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (36km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Aiguilles d'Arves (32km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (33km)
  • La Meije (40km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (41km)

Geography and distances

Avrieux is in the east of France at 75 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Avrieux is 523 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Avrieux

Canton: Modane

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73500

Distance to Avrieux

from Chambery (prefecture): 75 km

from Paris: 523 km

from Calais: 733 km

from Nice: 174 km

from Bordeaux: 575 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

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

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aussois, Bramans, Fourneaux, Modane and Villarodin-Bourget.

This page in French: Visiter Avrieux

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