Jongieux tourism and travel guide

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Visit Jongieux: highlights and tourist information

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Jongieux is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 21 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Jongieux is 433 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Belley at 10 km and Aix-les-Bains at 11 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Jongieux, 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 Jongieux 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 Jongieux

Markets in and near Jongieux

  • Belley: market Saturday (9km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (10km)
  • Culoz: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Albens: market Friday (13km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (16km)
  • Rumilly: market Thursday (18km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (21km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (24km)
  • Seyssel: market Monday (24km)

More information about Jongieux, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Jongieux, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (9km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (42km)
  • La Roche-sur-Foron (54km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (27km)
  • Chartreuse (39km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (11km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Gorges du Fier (26km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (32km)
  • Mont Granier (32km)
  • Roc de Chere (34km)
  • Mont Veyrier (35km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (23km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aix-les-Bains (10km)
  • Nances (16km)
  • Morestel (27km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (41km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Jongieux

Canton: Yenne

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73170

Distance to Jongieux

from Chambery (prefecture): 21 km

from Paris: 433 km

from Calais: 648 km

from Nice: 254 km

from Bordeaux: 509 km

from Strasbourg: 349 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Billieme, Conjux, Cressin-Rochefort, Lucey, Massignieu-de-Rives, Nattages, Ontex, Parves, Saint-Champ, Saint-Jean-de-Chevelu, Saint-Pierre-de-Curtille and Yenne.

This page in French: Visiter Jongieux