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Puygros tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Chambery at 8 km from Puygros

Visit Puygros: highlights and tourist information

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

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 8 km and Aix-les-Bains at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Puygros, 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 Puygros in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Chambery

Chambery

at 8 km (direction west)

Chambery is a very lively university town which is very...

See Chambery guide
Aix-les-Bains

Aix-les-Bains

at 16 km (direction north-west)

Aix-les-Bains is one of the best preserved 'belle-epoque' spa towns in...

See Aix-les-Bains guide
Les-7-Laux

Les-7-Laux

Ski resort at 30 km (direction south), in the Isere department

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

See Les-7-Laux guide
Albertville

Albertville

at 31 km (direction east-north-east)

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

See Albertville guide
 
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Talloires

Talloires

at 33 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Talloires is one of the most lovely of the villages...

See Talloires guide
Valmorel

Valmorel

Ski resort at 34 km (direction east)

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

See Valmorel guide
Menthon Saint Bernard

Menthon Saint Bernard

at 35 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

After exploring the quaint village of Menthon-Saint-Bernard you can...

See Menthon Saint Bernard guide
Belley

Belley

at 35 km (direction west-north-west), in the Ain department

The cathedral and adjacent historic centre are the highlight...

See Belley guide
Veyrier du Lac

Veyrier du Lac

at 37 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The port area is among the highlights in this pretty village...

See Veyrier du Lac guide
Annecy

Annecy

at 38 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

Annecy is a very lovely town with a great...

See Annecy guide
Lake Annecy

Lake Annecy

Scenery at 38 km (direction north-north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

The towns, villages and scenery around Lake Annecy make it an...

See Lake Annecy guide
Meribel

Meribel

Ski resort at 43 km (direction east-south-east)

Part of the extensive 'Trois Vallées' ski region, Meribel...

See Meribel guide
Beaufort

Beaufort

at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

Beaufort is one of the smallest Alpine ski resorts,...

See Beaufort guide
La Clusaz

La Clusaz

Ski resort at 48 km (direction north-east), in the Haute-Savoie department

La Clusaz is one of the smaller ski resorts and very...

See La Clusaz guide

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Map of places to visit near Puygros

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Markets in and near Puygros

  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (9km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (10km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (15km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (17km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (17km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (20km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (21km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (21km)

More information about Puygros, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Puygros, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (18km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (41km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (15km)
  • Chartreuse (27km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (16km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (24km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (46km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (14km)
  • Roc de Chere (33km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (34km)
  • Gorges du Fier (37km)
  • Mont Veyrier (39km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (40km)
  • Mont Jalla (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (38km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aix-les-Bains (17km)
  • Nances (19km)
  • Morestel (45km)
  • Saint-Gervais (59km)
 
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Geography and distances

Puygros is in the east of France at 10 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Puygros is 459 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Puygros

Canton: Saint-Alban-Leysse

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73190

Distance to Puygros

from Chambery (prefecture): 10 km

from Paris: 459 km

from Calais: 673 km

from Nice: 229 km

from Bordeaux: 524 km

from Strasbourg: 360 km

Getting here

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

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Aillon-le-Jeune, Barby, Challes-les-Eaux, Chignin, Cruet, Curienne, La Ravoire, La Thuile, Les Deserts, Saint-Alban-Leysse, Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, Saint-Jeoire-Prieure and Thoiry.

This page in French: Visiter Puygros

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