Bourg-Saint-Maurice tourism and travel guide

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Visit Bourg-Saint-Maurice: highlights and tourist information

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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

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.

Bourg-Saint-Maurice is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 67 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Bourg-Saint-Maurice is 491 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Beaufort at 19 km and Tignes at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Bourg-Saint-Maurice, 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 Bourg-Saint-Maurice 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 Bourg-Saint-Maurice

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)

More information about Bourg-Saint-Maurice, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Bourg-Saint-Maurice, France

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

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