Monthion tourism and travel guide

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Visit Monthion: highlights and tourist information

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Monthion is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 36 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Monthion is 469 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 5 km and Valmorel at 18 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Monthion, 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 Monthion 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 Monthion

Markets in and near Monthion

  • Albertville: market Thursday (5km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (11km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (18km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (26km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (27km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (28km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (31km)

More information about Monthion, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Monthion, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (37km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (19km)
  • Chartreuse (51km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (39km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (27km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (29km)
  • Mont Veyrier (33km)
  • Mont Granier (39km)
  • Gorges du Fier (39km)
  • Col de la Colombière (41km)
  • Mont Blanc (45km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (46km)
  • Col de Romme (47km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (48km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (49km)
  • Le Brévent (50km)
  • Lac Cornu (53km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (53km)
  • Montenvers (55km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Monthion

Canton: Albertville-Sud

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73200

Distance to Monthion

from Chambery (prefecture): 36 km

from Paris: 469 km

from Calais: 679 km

from Nice: 226 km

from Bordeaux: 550 km

from Strasbourg: 345 km

Getting here

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

We have 14 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Bonvillard, Clery, Esserts-Blay, Frontenex, Gilly-sur-Isere, Grignon, Mercury, Notre-Dame-Des-Millieres, Plancherine, Saint-Vital, Sainte-Helene-sur-Isere, Tournon and Verrens-Arvey.

This page in French: Visiter Monthion