Ecole tourism and travel guide

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Visit Ecole: highlights and tourist information

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Ecole is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Ecole is 458 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 18 km and Aix-les-Bains at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Ecole, 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 Ecole 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 Ecole

Markets in and near Ecole

  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (4km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (8km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (16km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (17km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (18km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about Ecole, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Ecole, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (22km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (5km)
  • Chartreuse (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (24km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (37km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (22km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (23km)
  • Mont Veyrier (28km)
  • Mont Granier (28km)
  • Gorges du Fier (30km)
  • Col de la Colombière (45km)
  • Col de Romme (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Ecole

Canton: Châtelard

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73630

Distance to Ecole

from Chambery (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 458 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 234 km

from Bordeaux: 535 km

from Strasbourg: 347 km

Getting here

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

We have 7 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillon-le-Vieux, Doucy-en-Bauges, Jarsy, La Compote, La Motte-en-Bauges, Le Chatelard and Sainte-Reine.

This page in French: Visiter Ecole