Frontenex tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Albertville at 8 km from Frontenex

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Frontenex 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 Frontenex in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 8 km and Valmorel at 21 km.

Frontenex, France: places to visit and attractions

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

Albertville

Albertville

at 8 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Albertville guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 21 km (direction south-east)

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

See Valmorel guide
Beaufort

Beaufort

at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Beaufort guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 24 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Talloires guide
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Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 27 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 29 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Meribel

Meribel

Ski resort at 30 km (direction south-east)

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

See Meribel guide
Chambery

Chambery

at 31 km (direction west)

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very pleasant to...

See Chambery guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

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

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

See La Clusaz guide
Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 31 km (direction west)

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in France...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 32 km (direction north-north-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Lake Annecy guide
Annecy

Annecy

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

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great deal to enjoy,...

See Annecy guide
Megeve

Megeve

Ski resort at 34 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Megeve guide
Courchevel

Courchevel

Ski resort at 35 km (direction south-east)

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

See Courchevel guide

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Markets in and near Frontenex

  • Albertville: market Thursday (7km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (10km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (27km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (27km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Frontenex, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Frontenex, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (33km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (15km)
  • Chartreuse (49km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (35km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (42km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (25km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (27km)
  • Mont Veyrier (31km)
  • Mont Granier (36km)
  • Gorges du Fier (37km)
  • Col de la Colombière (42km)
  • Mont Blanc (48km)
  • Col de Romme (48km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (51km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (52km)
  • Le Brévent (53km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (55km)
  • Lac Cornu (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

Frontenex is in the east of France at 32 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Frontenex is 466 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Frontenex

Canton: Grésy-sur-Isère

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73460

Distance to Frontenex

from Chambery (prefecture): 32 km

from Paris: 466 km

from Calais: 676 km

from Nice: 228 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 346 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Bonvillard, Clery, Gilly-sur-Isere, Gresy-sur-Isere, Grignon, Mercury, Montailleur, Monthion, Notre-Dame-Des-Millieres, Plancherine, Saint-Vital, Sainte-Helene-sur-Isere, Tournon and Verrens-Arvey.

This page in French: Visiter Frontenex

 
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