Montgellafrey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montgellafrey: highlights and tourist information

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Montgellafrey is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 37 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Montgellafrey is 488 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valmorel at 15 km and Meribel at 19 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montgellafrey, 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 Montgellafrey in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Savoie

Map of places to visit near Montgellafrey

Markets in and near Montgellafrey

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (13km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (17km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (18km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (20km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (29km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (31km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (34km)

More information about Montgellafrey, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montgellafrey, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (47km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (13km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (36km)
  • Chartreuse (41km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (29km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (39km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (46km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (55km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (20km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (30km)
  • Mont Granier (32km)
  • La Meije (43km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (54km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montgellafrey

Canton: Chambre

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73130

Distance to Montgellafrey

from Chambery (prefecture): 37 km

from Paris: 488 km

from Calais: 701 km

from Nice: 202 km

from Bordeaux: 544 km

from Strasbourg: 371 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): La Chambre, La Chapelle, Montaimont, Notre-Dame-du-Cruet, Saint-Avre, Saint-Etienne-de-Cuines, Saint-Francois-Longchamp, Saint-Leger, Saint-Martin-sur-la-Chambre, Saint-Remy-de-Maurienne and Sainte-Marie-de-Cuines.

This page in French: Visiter Montgellafrey