Chamoux-sur-Gelon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chamoux-sur-Gelon: highlights and tourist information

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Chamoux-sur-Gelon is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 24 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Chamoux-sur-Gelon is 471 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valmorel at 20 km and Albertville at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Chamoux-sur-Gelon, 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 Chamoux-sur-Gelon 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 Chamoux-sur-Gelon

Markets in and near Chamoux-sur-Gelon

  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (7km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (20km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (20km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (21km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (23km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Chamoux-sur-Gelon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chamoux-sur-Gelon, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (18km)
  • Chartreuse (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (28km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (30km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (52km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (24km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (34km)
  • Roc de Chere (35km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (36km)
  • Mont Veyrier (41km)
  • Gorges du Fier (43km)
  • Mont Jalla (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chamoux-sur-Gelon

Canton: Chamoux-sur-Gelon

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73390

Distance to Chamoux-sur-Gelon

from Chambery (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 471 km

from Calais: 683 km

from Nice: 220 km

from Bordeaux: 538 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chamoux-sur-Gelon from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 18 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiton, Betton-Bettonet, Bourget-en-Huile, Bourgneuf, Chamousset, Chateauneuf, Coise-Saint-Jean-Pied-Gauthier, Freterive, Hauteville, La Table, La Trinite, Le Pontet, Montendry, Saint-Alban-Des-Hurtieres, Saint-Georges-Des-Hurtieres, Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny, Villard-Leger and Villard-Sallet.

This page in French: Visiter Chamoux-sur-Gelon