Montvernier tourism and travel guide

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Visit Montvernier: highlights and tourist information

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Montvernier is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 44 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Montvernier is 496 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 18 km and Valmorel at 20 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Montvernier, 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 Montvernier 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 Montvernier

Markets in and near Montvernier

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (5km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (23km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (25km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (31km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (31km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (31km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (34km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (37km)

More information about Montvernier, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Montvernier, France

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


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (55km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (5km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (44km)
  • Massif des Bauges (44km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (31km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (31km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (52km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (15km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (22km)
  • La Meije (35km)
  • Mont Granier (37km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (51km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Montvernier

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73300

Distance to Montvernier

from Chambery (prefecture): 44 km

from Paris: 496 km

from Calais: 709 km

from Nice: 194 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 378 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Hermillon, Jarrier, La Chambre, Le Chatel, Montaimont, Notre-Dame-du-Cruet, Pontamafrey-Montpascal, Saint-Avre, Saint-Etienne-de-Cuines, Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, Saint-Martin-sur-la-Chambre, Saint-Pancrace and Sainte-Marie-de-Cuines.

This page in French: Visiter Montvernier