Les Marches tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chambery at 10 km from Les Marches

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Les Marches is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Les Marches in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 10 km and Les-7-Laux at 22 km.

Les Marches, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 10 km (direction north-west)

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

See Chambery guide


Ski resort at 22 km (direction south), in the Isere department

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

See Les-7-Laux guide


at 22 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction east)

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

See Valmorel guide


at 36 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Albertville guide


at 39 km (direction north-west), in the Ain department

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

See Belley guide


Ski resort at 41 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

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

See Grenoble guide


at 42 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 43 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


Ski resort at 44 km (direction east)

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

See Meribel guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 45 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide


at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 46 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an exceptional...

See Lake Annecy guide


Ski resort at 50 km (direction south), in the Isere department

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

See Alpe-d'Huez guide

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Markets in and near Les Marches

  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (10km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (13km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (15km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (17km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (22km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (24km)

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Tourist attractions near Les Marches, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (23km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (37km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (20km)
  • Massif des Bauges (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (16km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (20km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (38km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (7km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (34km)
  • Mont Jalla (39km)
  • Roc de Chere (42km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (42km)
  • Gorges du Fier (45km)
  • Mont Veyrier (47km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (49km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (37km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (19km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (22km)
  • Morestel (46km)
  • Saint-Gervais (52km)

Geography and distances

Les Marches is in the east of France at 10 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Les Marches is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Les Marches

Canton: Montmélian

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73800

Distance to Les Marches

from Chambery (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 679 km

from Nice: 224 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Apremont, Arbin, Challes-les-Eaux, Chapareillan, Chignin, Francin, La Chapelle-Blanche, La Ravoire, La Thuile, Laissaud, Les Mollettes, Montmelian, Myans, Saint-Baldoph, Saint-Jeoire-Prieure, Sainte-Helene-du-Lac and Villaroux.

This page in French: Visiter Les Marches