Barby tourism and travel guide

Photo of Barby in Savoie

Visit Barby: highlights and tourist information

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Barby is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 5 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Barby is 457 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 4 km and Aix-les-Bains at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Barby, 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 Barby 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 Barby

Markets in and near Barby

  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (3km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (4km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (16km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (16km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (22km)
  • Albens: market Friday (24km)

More information about Barby, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Barby, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (15km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (44km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (18km)
  • Chartreuse (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (12km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (24km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (12km)
  • Roc de Chere (35km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (35km)
  • Gorges du Fier (37km)
  • Mont Veyrier (40km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (42km)
  • Mont Jalla (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (33km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aix-les-Bains (14km)
  • Nances (14km)
  • Morestel (41km)
  • Saint-Gervais (56km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Barby

Canton: Saint-Alban-Leysse

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73230

Distance to Barby

from Chambery (prefecture): 5 km

from Paris: 457 km

from Calais: 671 km

from Nice: 231 km

from Bordeaux: 520 km

from Strasbourg: 361 km

Getting here

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

We have 19 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barberaz, Bassens, Challes-les-Eaux, Chambery, Chignin, Curienne, Jacob-Bellecombette, La Ravoire, La Thuile, Les Deserts, Montagnole, Puygros, Saint-Alban-Leysse, Saint-Baldoph, Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, Saint-Jeoire-Prieure, Sonnaz, Thoiry and Verel-Pragondran.

This page in French: Visiter Barby