Freney tourism and travel guide

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Visit Freney: highlights and tourist information

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Freney is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 70 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Freney is 520 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 12 km and Nevache at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Freney, 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 Freney 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 Freney

Markets in and near Freney

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (26km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (29km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (30km)
  • Briancon: market Sunday - seasonal market only (32km)
  • Briancon: market Wednesday (32km)
  • Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (40km)
  • Vallouise: market Thursday (40km)
  • Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (41km)
  • Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (41km)

More information about Freney, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Freney, France

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

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (25km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (28km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Aiguilles d'Arves (24km)
  • La Meije (33km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (33km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (40km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Freney

Canton: Modane

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73500

Distance to Freney

from Chambery (prefecture): 70 km

from Paris: 520 km

from Calais: 731 km

from Nice: 173 km

from Bordeaux: 567 km

from Strasbourg: 387 km

Getting here

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

We have 4 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Fourneaux, Modane, Saint-Andre and Villarodin-Bourget.

This page in French: Visiter Freney