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La Motte-en-Bauges tourism and travel guide

Photo of La Motte-en-Bauges in Savoie

Photo is of Aix-les-Bains at 17 km from La Motte-en-Bauges

Visit La Motte-en-Bauges: highlights and tourist information

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La Motte-en-Bauges is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Aix-les-Bains at 17 km and Talloires at 17 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

La Motte-en-Bauges, 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 Motte-en-Bauges in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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



at 17 km (direction west)

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 17 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Talloires guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 19 km (direction north-north-east), 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 21 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this...

See Veyrier du Lac guide


at 21 km (direction west-south-west)

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

See Chambery guide


at 21 km (direction east)

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

See Albertville guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 22 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make...

See Lake Annecy guide


at 22 km (direction east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Annecy guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 32 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts...

See La Clusaz guide


at 35 km (direction east)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts,...

See Beaufort guide


at 35 km (direction west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight of your visit...

See Belley guide


Ski resort at 35 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Valmorel guide


Ski resort at 42 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Megeve guide


Ski resort at 45 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Meribel guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Savoie

Map of places to visit near La Motte-en-Bauges


Markets in and near La Motte-en-Bauges

  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (2km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Albens: market Friday (17km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (21km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (21km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (22km)
  • Seynod: market Wednesday (22km)

More information about La Motte-en-Bauges, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near La Motte-en-Bauges, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (1km)
  • Chartreuse (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (22km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (17km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (18km)
  • Mont Veyrier (23km)
  • Gorges du Fier (24km)
  • Mont Granier (30km)
  • Col de la Colombière (42km)
  • Col de Romme (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (45km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

La Motte-en-Bauges is in the east of France at 22 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: La Motte-en-Bauges is 452 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Motte-en-Bauges

Canton: Châtelard

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73340

Distance to La Motte-en-Bauges

from Chambery (prefecture): 22 km

from Paris: 452 km

from Calais: 664 km

from Nice: 240 km

from Bordeaux: 533 km

from Strasbourg: 343 km

Getting here

For driving distances to La Motte-en-Bauges from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillon-le-Vieux, Alleves, Arith, Bellecombe-en-Bauges, Doucy-en-Bauges, Ecole, Jarsy, La Compote, Le Chatelard, Le Noyer, Lescheraines and Saint-Francois-de-Sales.

This page in French: Visiter La Motte-en-Bauges

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