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Gresin tourism and travel guide

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Visit Gresin: highlights and tourist information

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Gresin is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 18 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Gresin is 440 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 18 km and Chambery at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Gresin, 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 Gresin 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 Gresin


Markets in and near Gresin

  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (7km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (8km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (17km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (18km)
  • La Tour-du-Pin: market Tuesday & Saturday (19km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (25km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (25km)

More information about Gresin, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Gresin, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (19km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (26km)
  • Massif des Bauges (36km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (14km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (35km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (45km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (25km)
  • Gorges du Fier (42km)
  • Mont Jalla (45km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (47km)
  • Roc de Chere (48km)
  • Mont Veyrier (51km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (59km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (10km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (9km)
  • Morestel (18km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (20km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (39km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Gresin

Canton: Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73240

Distance to Gresin

from Chambery (prefecture): 18 km

from Paris: 440 km

from Calais: 658 km

from Nice: 246 km

from Bordeaux: 497 km

from Strasbourg: 366 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aoste, Avressieux, Ayn, Belmont-Tramonet, Bregnier-Cordon, Champagneux, Gerbaix, Izieu, La Chapelle-Saint-Martin, Loisieux, Murs-et-Gelignieux, Rochefort, Romagnieu, Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers, Saint-Maurice-de-Rotherens, Saint-Pierre-d'Alvey and Sainte-Marie-d'Alvey.

This page in French: Visiter Gresin

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