Saint-Jean-de-Couz tourism and travel guide

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Visit Saint-Jean-de-Couz: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Jean-de-Couz is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 14 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Couz is 459 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 14 km and Les-7-Laux at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Couz, 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-de-Couz 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-de-Couz

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Couz

  • Saint-Laurent-du-Pont: market Thursday (11km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Le Pont-de-Beauvoisin: market Monday (14km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (15km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (16km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (16km)
  • Saint-Genix-sur-Guiers: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Voiron: market Wednesday (21km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (21km)
  • Crolles: market Sunday (21km)

More information about Saint-Jean-de-Couz, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Jean-de-Couz, 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-de-Couz.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (26km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (47km)
  • Cremieu (53km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (9km)
  • Massif des Bauges (35km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (16km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (20km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (29km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (44km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (8km)
  • Mont Jalla (30km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (40km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (51km)
  • Roc de Chere (52km)
  • Grottes de Choranche (55km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (55km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (27km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (14km)
  • Aix-les-Bains (26km)
  • Morestel (36km)
  • Saint-Gervais (40km)
  • Saint-Vulbas (58km)
 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Couz

Canton: Échelles

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73160

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Couz

from Chambery (prefecture): 14 km

from Paris: 459 km

from Calais: 677 km

from Nice: 227 km

from Bordeaux: 506 km

from Strasbourg: 376 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Jean-de-Couz from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 13 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Attignat-Oncin, Corbel, Entre-Deux-Guiers, Entremont-le-Vieux, La Bauche, Les Echelles, Saint-Christophe, Saint-Christophe-sur-Guiers, Saint-Franc, Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont, Saint-Pierre-d'Entremont, Saint-Pierre-de-Genebroz and Saint-Thibaud-de-Couz.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Jean-de-Couz