Courchevel tourism and travel guide

Photo of Courchevel in Savoie

Visit Courchevel: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: Courchevel, ski resort in the 'Three Valleys region', is also popular with summer mountain visitors

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Courchevel. For detailed visitor information see the Courchevel travel guide.

Courchevel is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 59 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Courchevel is 501 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 14 km and Valmorel at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Courchevel, 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 Courchevel 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 Courchevel

Markets in and near Courchevel

  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (6km)
  • Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (25km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (27km)
  • Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (28km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (29km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (34km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (41km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (41km)

More information about Courchevel, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Courchevel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (27km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (47km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de l'Iseran (31km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (40km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (40km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Courchevel

Canton: Moûtiers

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73120

Distance to Courchevel

from Chambery (prefecture): 59 km

from Paris: 501 km

from Calais: 710 km

from Nice: 197 km

from Bordeaux: 569 km

from Strasbourg: 362 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bozel, Brides-les-Bains, Champagny-en-Vanoise, La Perriere, Montagny, Planay and Saint-Bon-Tarentaise.

This page in French: Visiter Courchevel