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Chamoux-sur-Gelon tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Valmorel at 20 km from Chamoux-sur-Gelon

Visit Chamoux-sur-Gelon: highlights and tourist information

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Chamoux-sur-Gelon is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

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!

Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 20 km (direction east-south-east)

The low-rise buildings and traditional materials help preseve the...

See Valmorel guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 21 km (direction north-east)

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

See Albertville guide
Chambery

Chambery

at 23 km (direction west)

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant...

See Chambery guide
Meribel

Meribel

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

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

See Meribel guide
 
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Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 29 km (direction west-north-west)

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 31 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort...

See Les-7-Laux guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 34 km (direction south-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages on the...

See Talloires guide
Beaufort

Beaufort

at 35 km (direction east-north-east)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts,...

See Beaufort guide
Courchevel

Courchevel

Ski resort at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

Courchevel, ski resort in the 'Three Valleys region', is also...

See Courchevel guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 36 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 39 km (direction east-south-east)

The high altitude skiing at Val Thorens mean it has...

See Val Thorens guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 39 km (direction east-south-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it...

See Lake Annecy guide
Annecy

Annecy

at 41 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to...

See Annecy guide

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Map of places to visit near Chamoux-sur-Gelon

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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

What to do at Chamoux-sur-Gelon? 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

  • 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)

 
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Geography and distances

Chamoux-sur-Gelon is in the east of France at 24 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Chamoux-sur-Gelon is 471 kilometres from Paris).

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

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