Beaufort tourism and travel guide

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Visit Beaufort: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers looking for a more 'personal' experience

Important note

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

Beaufort is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 54 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Beaufort is 472 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Megeve at 16 km and Saint Gervais Les Bains at 22 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Beaufort, 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 Beaufort 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 Beaufort

Markets in and near Beaufort

  • Albertville: market Thursday (15km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (16km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (19km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (22km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (24km)
  • Sallanches: market Saturday (25km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (27km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (29km)

More information about Beaufort, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Beaufort, France

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

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (34km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (42km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Blanc (26km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (29km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (30km)
  • Col de la Colombière (32km)
  • Le Brévent (32km)
  • Roc de Chere (32km)
  • Lac Cornu (34km)
  • Col de Romme (35km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (35km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (35km)
  • Mer de Glace (35km)
  • Montenvers (36km)
  • Mont Veyrier (37km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (41km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (44km)
  • Mole (44km)
  • Gorges du Fier (47km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Beaufort

Canton: Beaufort

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73270

Distance to Beaufort

from Chambery (prefecture): 54 km

from Paris: 472 km

from Calais: 678 km

from Nice: 231 km

from Bordeaux: 568 km

from Strasbourg: 331 km

Getting here

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

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hauteluce and Villard-sur-Doron.

This page in French: Visiter Beaufort