Chaumont tourism and travel guide

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Visit Chaumont: highlights and tourist information

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Chaumont is situated in the Haute-Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 19 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Chaumont is 415 kilometres from Paris).

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

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Chaumont, 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 Chaumont 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 Haute-Savoie

Map of places to visit near Chaumont

Markets in and near Chaumont

  • Valleiry: market Sunday (8km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (13km)
  • Bellegarde-sur-Valserine: market Thursday all day (14km)
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois: market Friday (15km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (20km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (20km)
  • Thoiry: market Sunday (23km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Chaumont, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Chaumont, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (38km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

National Monuments

  • Voltaire Chateau (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (41km)
  • Haut-Jura (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (44km)
  • Le Labyrinthe - Jardin des Cinq Sens (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (16km)
  • Mont Veyrier (23km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (26km)
  • Roc de Chere (29km)
  • Col de la Faucille (37km)
  • Mole (39km)
  • Cascade de la queue de cheval (40km)
  • Lac de Lamoura (40km)
  • Col de la Colombière (40km)
  • Cascade de la Diomaz (46km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Chaumont

Canton: Frangy

Arrondissement: Saint-Julien-en-Genevois

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74270

Distance to Chaumont

from Annecy (prefecture): 19 km

from Paris: 415 km

from Calais: 624 km

from Nice: 279 km

from Bordeaux: 527 km

from Strasbourg: 314 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Chaumont from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Chavannaz, Chessenaz, Chilly, Clarafond, Contamine-Sarzin, Desingy, Dingy-en-Vuache, Frangy, Jonzier-Epagny, Marlioz, Mesigny, Minzier, Musieges, Sallenoves, Savigny, Vanzy and Vers.

This page in French: Visiter Chaumont