Saint-Francois-Longchamp tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Francois-Longchamp: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Francois-Longchamp is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 38 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Saint-Francois-Longchamp is 488 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Valmorel at 11 km and Meribel at 16 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Francois-Longchamp, 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 Saint-Francois-Longchamp 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 Saint-Francois-Longchamp

Markets in and near Saint-Francois-Longchamp

  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (15km)
  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (15km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (18km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (19km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (22km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (23km)
  • Albertville: market Thursday (29km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (32km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (32km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (35km)

More information about Saint-Francois-Longchamp, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Francois-Longchamp, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (48km)

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (15km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (35km)
  • Chartreuse (43km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (32km)
  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (41km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (46km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (58km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (23km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (32km)
  • Mont Granier (34km)
  • La Meije (45km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (58km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Francois-Longchamp

Canton: Chambre

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73130

Distance to Saint-Francois-Longchamp

from Chambery (prefecture): 38 km

from Paris: 488 km

from Calais: 700 km

from Nice: 203 km

from Bordeaux: 547 km

from Strasbourg: 369 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Francois-Longchamp from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 8 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Epierre, La Chambre, La Chapelle, Montaimont, Montgellafrey, Notre-Dame-du-Cruet, Saint-Leger and Saint-Martin-sur-la-Chambre.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Francois-Longchamp