Le Chatel tourism and travel guide

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Visit Le Chatel: highlights and tourist information

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Le Chatel is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 46 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Le Chatel is 498 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 17 km and Valmorel at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Le Chatel, 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 Le Chatel 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 Le Chatel

Markets in and near Le Chatel

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (4km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (25km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (26km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (26km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (29km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (33km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (33km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (35km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (38km)

More information about Le Chatel, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Le Chatel, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (56km)

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (45km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (4km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (45km)
  • Massif des Bauges (46km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (29km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (33km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (54km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (15km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (21km)
  • La Meije (34km)
  • Mont Granier (38km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Le Chatel

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73300

Distance to Le Chatel

from Chambery (prefecture): 46 km

from Paris: 498 km

from Calais: 711 km

from Nice: 192 km

from Bordeaux: 547 km

from Strasbourg: 379 km

Getting here

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

We have 12 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hermillon, Jarrier, La Chambre, Montvernier, Pontamafrey-Montpascal, Saint-Avre, Saint-Etienne-de-Cuines, Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, Saint-Julien-Mont-Denis, Saint-Pancrace, Sainte-Marie-de-Cuines and Villargondran.

This page in French: Visiter Le Chatel