Challes-les-Eaux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Challes-les-Eaux: highlights and tourist information

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Challes-les-Eaux is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 7 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Challes-les-Eaux is 460 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 6 km and Aix-les-Bains at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Challes-les-Eaux, 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 Challes-les-Eaux 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 Challes-les-Eaux

Markets in and near Challes-les-Eaux

Market days in Challes-les-Eaux: weekly market: Tuesday & Friday;

  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (0km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (6km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (18km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (18km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (18km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (21km)

More information about Challes-les-Eaux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Challes-les-Eaux, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (19km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (20km)
  • Chartreuse (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (15km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (21km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (10km)
  • Roc de Chere (38km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (38km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (39km)
  • Gorges du Fier (40km)
  • Mont Veyrier (43km)
  • Mont Jalla (43km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (35km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (16km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (18km)
  • Morestel (43km)
  • Saint-Gervais (55km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Challes-les-Eaux

Canton: Ravoire

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73190

Distance to Challes-les-Eaux

from Chambery (prefecture): 7 km

from Paris: 460 km

from Calais: 675 km

from Nice: 228 km

from Bordeaux: 520 km

from Strasbourg: 364 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Challes-les-Eaux from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 21 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apremont, Arbin, Barberaz, Barby, Bassens, Chambery, Chignin, Curienne, Francin, Jacob-Bellecombette, La Ravoire, La Thuile, Les Marches, Montmelian, Myans, Puygros, Saint-Alban-Leysse, Saint-Baldoph, Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, Saint-Jeoire-Prieure and Thoiry.

This page in French: Visiter Challes-les-Eaux