Esserts-Blay tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Albertville at 7 km from Esserts-Blay

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Esserts-Blay is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Esserts-Blay in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 7 km and Valmorel at 15 km.

Esserts-Blay, France: places to visit and attractions

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!



at 7 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Albertville guide


Ski resort at 15 km (direction south)

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

See Valmorel guide


at 16 km (direction north-east)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers...

See Beaufort guide


Ski resort at 22 km (direction south-south-east)

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

See Meribel guide
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Ski resort at 27 km (direction south-east)

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

See Courchevel guide
Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 29 km (direction east)

Centred around Bourg-Saint-Maurice and within the Paradiski ski region, the Les Arcs...

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at 31 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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Ski resort at 31 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Megeve is among the most prestigious of the French ski resorts and...

See Megeve guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very popular...

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Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 33 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 36 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on...

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Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 37 km (direction south-south-east)

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

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Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 38 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which is the...

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

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Markets in and near Esserts-Blay

  • Albertville: market Thursday (7km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (22km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (26km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (28km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (31km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (31km)

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Tourist attractions near Esserts-Blay, France

What to do at Esserts-Blay? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Esserts-Blay.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (43km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (25km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (45km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (47km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (31km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (34km)
  • Mont Veyrier (37km)
  • Mont Blanc (41km)
  • Col de la Colombière (42km)
  • Mont Granier (43km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (45km)
  • Gorges du Fier (45km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (46km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (47km)
  • Le Brévent (47km)
  • Lac Cornu (50km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (51km)
  • Mer de Glace (51km)
  • Montenvers (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Esserts-Blay is in the east of France at 41 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Esserts-Blay is 474 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Esserts-Blay

Canton: Albertville-Sud

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73540

Distance to Esserts-Blay

from Chambery (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 474 km

from Calais: 683 km

from Nice: 222 km

from Bordeaux: 556 km

from Strasbourg: 345 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Esserts-Blay from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 9 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Cevins, Feissons-sur-Isere, Grignon, La Bathie, Monthion, Rognaix, Saint-Paul-sur-Isere and Tours-en-Savoie.

This page in French: Visiter Esserts-Blay


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