Bourg-Saint-Maurice tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Centred around Bourg-Saint-Maurice and within the Paradiski ski region, the Les Arcs ski ae is always very popular

Bourg-Saint-Maurice is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Important note

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

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Bourg-Saint-Maurice in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaufort at 19 km and Tignes at 19 km.

Bourg-Saint-Maurice, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 6 km (direction south-east)

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

See Les Arcs guide


at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers looking for...

See Beaufort guide


Ski resort at 19 km (direction south-east)

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

See Tignes guide
Val d\'Isere

Val d'Isere

Ski resort at 25 km (direction south-east)

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

See Val d'Isere guide


Ski resort at 25 km (direction south-south-west)

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

See Courchevel guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Meribel guide


Ski resort at 29 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Valmorel guide


at 29 km (direction west)

Albertville is a large active town, with Conflans, a pretty village on the hill...

See Albertville guide


Ski resort at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French ski resorts and also an...

See Megeve guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 31 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which is the principal attraction...

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide
Vanoise National Park

Vanoise National Park

National Parc at 32 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Vanoise National Park guide


Most Beautiful Village at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Bonneval-sur-Arc guide


Ski resort at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

One of the most famous Alpine ski resorts, Chamonix is very close to Mont...

See Chamonix guide


at 37 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

While Mont-Blanc and the mountain scenery is the main attraction, Sallanches itself is pleasant...

See Sallanches guide

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Markets in and near Bourg-Saint-Maurice

Market days in Bourg-Saint-Maurice: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (0km)
  • Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (25km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (29km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (30km)
  • Saint-Gervais-les-Bains: market Thursday (31km)
  • Chamonix: market Saturday & Saturday (35km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (37km)

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Tourist attractions near Bourg-Saint-Maurice, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Blanc (25km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (30km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (30km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (31km)
  • Mer de Glace (35km)
  • Le Brévent (36km)
  • Montenvers (37km)
  • Lac Cornu (39km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (42km)
  • Col de la Colombière (48km)
  • Roc de Chere (51km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (62km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Bourg-Saint-Maurice is in the east of France at 67 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Bourg-Saint-Maurice is 491 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Bourg-Saint-Maurice

Canton: Bourg-Saint-Maurice

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73700

Distance to Bourg-Saint-Maurice

from Chambery (prefecture): 67 km

from Paris: 491 km

from Calais: 695 km

from Nice: 216 km

from Bordeaux: 581 km

from Strasbourg: 338 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Bourg-Saint-Maurice from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bellentre, Landry, Les Chapelles, Seez and Valezan.

This page in French: Visiter Bourg-Saint-Maurice