Marlens tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Albertville at 11 km from Marlens

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Marlens is situated in the Haute-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 Marlens in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 11 km and Talloires at 13 km.

Marlens, France: places to visit and attractions

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



at 11 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Albertville guide


at 13 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Talloires guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 16 km (direction west-north-west)

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can hire a boat...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 16 km (direction north-north-east)

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very popular...

See La Clusaz guide


at 18 km (direction east-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Beaufort guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 19 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 22 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Lake Annecy guide


at 23 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Annecy guide


Ski resort at 23 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Megeve guide


at 29 km (direction east-north-east)

While Mont-Blanc and the mountain scenery is the main attraction, Sallanches itself...

See Sallanches guide
Saint Gervais Les Bains

Saint Gervais Les Bains

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

It is the views of, and access to, Mont-Blanc which is the...

See Saint Gervais Les Bains guide


Ski resort at 33 km (direction south-south-east), in the Savoie department

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

See Valmorel guide


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

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

See Aix-les-Bains guide


at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Savoie department

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

See Chambery guide

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Map of places to visit near Marlens


Markets in and near Marlens

  • Faverges: market Wednesday (5km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (12km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (13km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (16km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (19km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (20km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • Annecy: market Tuesday all day & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday & Friday (23km)
  • Annecy-le-Vieux: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (23km)

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Tourist attractions near Marlens, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (19km)
  • Chartreuse (60km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (40km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (14km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (17km)
  • Mont Veyrier (20km)
  • Col de la Colombière (27km)
  • Gorges du Fier (29km)
  • Col de Romme (34km)
  • Mole (39km)
  • Mont Blanc (41km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (42km)
  • Le Brévent (42km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (43km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (43km)
  • Lac Cornu (44km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (46km)
  • Mont Granier (47km)
  • Montenvers (48km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Marlens is in the east of France at 24 kilometres from Annecy, the department capital (general information: Marlens is 457 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Marlens

Canton: Faverges

Arrondissement: Annecy

Department: Haute-Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 74210

Distance to Marlens

from Annecy (prefecture): 24 km

from Paris: 457 km

from Calais: 665 km

from Nice: 241 km

from Bordeaux: 551 km

from Strasbourg: 331 km

Getting here

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

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Cons-Sainte-Colombe, Faverges, Le Bouchet, Marthod, Saint-Ferreol, Serraval, Seythenex and Ugine.

This page in French: Visiter Marlens