La Compote tourism and travel guide

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Visit La Compote: highlights and tourist information

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La Compote is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: La Compote is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 18 km and Aix-les-Bains at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Compote, 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 La Compote 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 La Compote

Markets in and near La Compote

  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (3km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (6km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (11km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (18km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (20km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (20km)
  • Albens: market Friday (21km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)

More information about La Compote, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Compote, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (21km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • La Roche-sur-Foron (46km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (46km)
  • Sallanches (47km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (3km)
  • Chartreuse (42km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (24km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (20km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (21km)
  • Mont Veyrier (26km)
  • Gorges du Fier (28km)
  • Mont Granier (29km)
  • Col de la Colombière (43km)
  • Col de Romme (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: La Compote

Canton: Châtelard

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73630

Distance to La Compote

from Chambery (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 668 km

from Nice: 235 km

from Bordeaux: 535 km

from Strasbourg: 346 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillon-le-Vieux, Arith, Doucy-en-Bauges, Ecole, Jarsy, La Motte-en-Bauges, Le Chatelard and Lescheraines.

This page in French: Visiter La Compote