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La Rochette tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chambery at 19 km from La Rochette

Visit La Rochette: highlights and tourist information

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La Rochette is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 19 km and Les-7-Laux at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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La Rochette, 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 Rochette in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Chambery

Chambery

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Chambery guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 19 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort of Les 7-Laux...

See Les-7-Laux guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 27 km (direction east)

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

See Valmorel guide
Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 30 km (direction north-west)

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide
 
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Albertville

Albertville

at 33 km (direction north-east)

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

See Albertville guide
Meribel

Meribel

Ski resort at 35 km (direction east)

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

See Meribel guide
Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 41 km (direction east-south-east)

The high altitude skiing at Val Thorens mean it has a longer...

See Val Thorens guide
Courchevel

Courchevel

Ski resort at 41 km (direction east)

Courchevel, ski resort in the 'Three Valleys region', is also popular with...

See Courchevel guide
Grenoble

Grenoble

Ski resort at 42 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

Known as the 'capital of the Alps', Grenoble has a great deal...

See Grenoble guide
Talloires

Talloires

at 43 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Talloires guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 45 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
Alpe-d'Huez

Alpe-d'Huez

Ski resort at 46 km (direction south-south-west), in the Isere department

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide
Beaufort

Beaufort

at 47 km (direction east-north-east)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts, which attracts skiers...

See Beaufort guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 48 km (direction east-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village on...

See Veyrier du Lac guide

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Map of places to visit near La Rochette

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Markets in and near La Rochette

Market days in La Rochette: weekly market: Wednesday;

  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (0km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (8km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (13km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (17km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (18km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (19km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (26km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (27km)

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Tourist attractions near La Rochette, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (31km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (28km)

Regional Natural Parcs

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

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (17km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (29km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (40km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (50km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (14km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (27km)
  • Mont Jalla (41km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (41km)
  • Roc de Chere (44km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (45km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (50km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (47km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
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Geography and distances

La Rochette is in the east of France at 20 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: La Rochette is 473 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: La Rochette

Canton: Rochette

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73110

Distance to La Rochette

from Chambery (prefecture): 20 km

from Paris: 473 km

from Calais: 687 km

from Nice: 216 km

from Bordeaux: 529 km

from Strasbourg: 369 km

Getting here

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

We have 22 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbin, Arvillard, Detrier, Etable, La Chapelle-Blanche, La Chapelle-du-Bard, La Croix-de-la-Rochette, La Table, La Trinite, Laissaud, Le Moutaret, Le Verneil, Les Mollettes, Montmelian, Planaise, Presle, Rotherens, Saint-Maximin, Saint-Pierre-de-Soucy, Sainte-Helene-du-Lac, Villard-Sallet and Villaroux.

This page in French: Visiter La Rochette

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