Grignon tourism and travel guide

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Visit Grignon: highlights and tourist information

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Grignon is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Grignon is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 4 km and Beaufort at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Grignon, 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 Grignon 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 Grignon

Markets in and near Grignon

  • Albertville: market Thursday (3km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (13km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (26km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (27km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (29km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (29km)

More information about Grignon, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Grignon, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (38km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (19km)
  • Chartreuse (53km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (40km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (26km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (28km)
  • Mont Veyrier (32km)
  • Gorges du Fier (38km)
  • Col de la Colombière (39km)
  • Mont Granier (40km)
  • Mont Blanc (44km)
  • Col de Romme (46km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (46km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (48km)
  • Le Brévent (48km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (51km)
  • Lac Cornu (51km)
  • Mer de Glace (53km)
  • Montenvers (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Grignon

Canton: Albertville-Sud

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73200

Distance to Grignon

from Chambery (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 677 km

from Nice: 227 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 343 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Clery, Esserts-Blay, Frontenex, Gilly-sur-Isere, Mercury, Monthion, Notre-Dame-Des-Millieres, Pallud, Plancherine, Saint-Paul-sur-Isere, Saint-Vital, Sainte-Helene-sur-Isere, Tournon, Tours-en-Savoie, Venthon and Verrens-Arvey.

This page in French: Visiter Grignon