Meribel tourism and travel guide

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France This Way comment: Part of the extensive 'Trois Vallées' ski region, Meribel is extremely popular and has many activities available

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

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Meribel. For detailed visitor information see the Meribel travel guide.

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Valmorel at 9 km and Val Thorens at 15 km.

Meribel, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Ski resort at 6 km (direction east-south-east)

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

See Courchevel guide


Ski resort at 9 km (direction west-north-west)

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

See Valmorel guide
Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 15 km (direction south)

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

See Val Thorens guide
Vanoise National Park

Vanoise National Park

National Parc at 24 km (direction east-south-east)

The stunning mountain scenery in the Vanoise National Park ensure its year...

See Vanoise National Park guide
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Les Arcs

Les Arcs

Ski resort at 25 km (direction east-north-east)

Centred around Bourg-Saint-Maurice and within the Paradiski ski region, the Les Arcs...

See Les Arcs guide


Ski resort at 28 km (direction east)

The ski resort of Tignes is made up of several smaller, interconnected...

See Tignes guide


at 29 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Albertville guide


at 32 km (direction north-north-west)

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

See Beaufort guide
Val d'Isere

Val d'Isere

Ski resort at 33 km (direction east)

Home to the Alpine Ski World Cup and part of the Espace...

See Val d'Isere guide


Most Beautiful Village at 39 km (direction east)

At Bonneval, listed among the 'most beautiful villages of France', you can...

See Bonneval-sur-Arc guide


at 46 km (direction south), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The picturesque mountain village of Nevache is well placed to explore the...

See Nevache guide


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

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

See Les-7-Laux guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 47 km (direction south-south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of La Grave...

See La Grave guide


Ski resort at 48 km (direction south-south-west), in the Haute-Savoie department

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

See Megeve guide

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Map of places to visit near Meribel


Markets in and near Meribel

  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (2km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (23km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (24km)
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: market Saturday (26km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (29km)
  • Tignes: market Thursday all day & Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Tignes: market Sunday - seasonal market only (29km)
  • Val d'Isere: market Monday all day (33km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (35km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (35km)

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Tourist attractions near Meribel, France

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

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (24km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (46km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (36km)
  • Col de l'Iseran (37km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (38km)
  • Mont Blanc (51km)

Towns of Art and history


Geography and distances

Meribel is in the east of France at 53 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Meribel is 496 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Meribel

Canton: Moûtiers

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73550

Distance to Meribel

from Chambery (prefecture): 53 km

from Paris: 496 km

from Calais: 705 km

from Nice: 200 km

from Bordeaux: 563 km

from Strasbourg: 362 km

Getting here

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

We have 10 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Brides-les-Bains, Feissons-sur-Salins, Fontaine-le-Puits, La Perriere, Les Allues, Montagny, Saint-Jean-de-Belleville, Saint-Martin-de-Belleville, Salins-les-Thermes and Villarlurin.

This page in French: Visiter Meribel


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