Saint-Jean-d'Arvey tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-d'Arvey: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-d'Arvey is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 6 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-d'Arvey is 456 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 5 km and Aix-les-Bains at 13 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, 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-Jean-d'Arvey 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-Jean-d'Arvey

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-d'Arvey

  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (5km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (5km)
  • Aix-les-Bains: market Wednesday & Saturday all day (13km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (14km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (16km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (17km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (17km)
  • Albens: market Friday (23km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (23km)

More information about Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-d'Arvey, France

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

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (14km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (45km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (16km)
  • Chartreuse (26km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (12km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (25km)
  • 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 (33km)
  • Gorges du Fier (35km)
  • Mont Veyrier (38km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (43km)
  • Mont Jalla (47km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (34km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Aix-les-Bains (13km)
  • Nances (15km)
  • Morestel (41km)
  • Saint-Gervais (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-d'Arvey

Canton: Saint-Alban-Leysse

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

Postcode: 73230

Distance to Saint-Jean-d'Arvey

from Chambery (prefecture): 6 km

from Paris: 456 km

from Calais: 670 km

from Nice: 233 km

from Bordeaux: 521 km

from Strasbourg: 359 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-d'Arvey from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 17 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Barberaz, Barby, Bassens, Challes-les-Eaux, Chambery, Curienne, Jacob-Bellecombette, La Ravoire, La Thuile, Les Deserts, Puygros, Saint-Alban-Leysse, Saint-Baldoph, Saint-Jeoire-Prieure, Sonnaz, Thoiry and Verel-Pragondran.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-d'Arvey