Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne tourism and travel guide

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

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Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 47 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne is 500 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne include "recommended detour".

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 18 km and Meribel at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne, 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-Maurienne 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-Maurienne

Markets in and near Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Market days in Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: weekly market: Saturday;

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (0km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (25km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (26km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (26km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (30km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (33km)
  • Froges: market Saturday (34km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (35km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (36km)

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

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

Grand sites of France

  • Vallee de la Claree (42km)

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (45km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (26km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (33km)
  • Parc du château de Vizille (50km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (56km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (13km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (17km)
  • La Meije (30km)
  • Mont Granier (39km)
  • Ruines de Séchilienne (49km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

  • Nances (56km)

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Canton: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73300

Distance to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

from Chambery (prefecture): 47 km

from Paris: 500 km

from Calais: 713 km

from Nice: 189 km

from Bordeaux: 546 km

from Strasbourg: 383 km

Getting here

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

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albiez-le-Jeune, Hermillon, Jarrier, Le Chatel, Montricher-Albanne, Montvernier, Pontamafrey-Montpascal, Saint-Julien-Mont-Denis, Saint-Pancrace, Villarembert and Villargondran.

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