Nances tourism and travel guide

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Visit Nances: highlights and tourist information

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Nances is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 9 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Nances is 447 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Nances include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 11 km and Aix-les-Bains at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Nances, 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 Nances 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 Nances

Markets in and near Nances

  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (2km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (10km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (12km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (13km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (14km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Belley: market Saturday (21km)
  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (23km)
  • Albens: market Friday (25km)
  • Morestel: market Sunday (27km)

More information about Nances, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Nances, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (14km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Cremieu (45km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (56km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (22km)
  • Massif des Bauges (28km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (8km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (28km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (43km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (17km)
  • Gorges du Fier (39km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (42km)
  • Roc de Chere (43km)
  • Mont Jalla (43km)
  • Mont Veyrier (46km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (51km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (19km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aix-les-Bains (14km)
  • Morestel (27km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (48km)
  • Saint-Gervais (50km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Nances

Canton: Pont-de-Beauvoisin

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73470

Distance to Nances

from Chambery (prefecture): 9 km

from Paris: 447 km

from Calais: 663 km

from Nice: 240 km

from Bordeaux: 506 km

from Strasbourg: 364 km

Getting here

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

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aiguebelette-le-Lac, Ayn, Dullin, Gerbaix, Le Bourget-du-Lac, Lepin-le-Lac, Marcieux, Meyrieux-Trouet, Novalaise, Rochefort, Saint-Alban-de-Montbel, Saint-Pierre-d'Alvey, Saint-Sulpice, Sainte-Marie-d'Alvey, Verel-de-Montbel, Verthemex and Vimines.

This page in French: Visiter Nances