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Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Val Thorens at 12 km from Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte

Visit Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte: highlights and tourist information

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Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte is situated in the Savoie department and Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region.

Popular places to visit nearby include Val Thorens at 12 km and Meribel at 23 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte, 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-Martin-de-la-Porte in Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.

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

Val Thorens

Val Thorens

Ski resort at 12 km (direction east-north-east)

The high altitude skiing at Val Thorens mean it has a longer...

See Val Thorens guide


Ski resort at 23 km (direction north-north-east)

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

See Meribel guide


Ski resort at 24 km (direction north-east)

Courchevel, ski resort in the 'Three Valleys region', is...

See Courchevel guide
La Grave

La Grave

Most Beautiful Village at 24 km (direction south-west), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Although better known as a ski resort, the village of...

See La Grave guide


Ski resort at 26 km (direction south-west)

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

See Valmorel guide


at 28 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The picturesque mountain village of Nevache is well placed to...

See Nevache guide
Vanoise National Park

Vanoise National Park

National Parc at 32 km (direction east-north-east)

The stunning mountain scenery in the Vanoise National Park ensure...

See Vanoise National Park guide
Serre Chevalier

Serre Chevalier

Ski resort at 33 km (direction south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

Serre-Chevalier is an extensive alpine ski region, based around...

See Serre Chevalier guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction west), in the Isere department

Its proximity to Grenoble means that the ski resort...

See Les-7-Laux guide


Ski resort at 36 km (direction south-west), in the Isere department

Les DeuxAlpes is one of the longest established and most popular Alpine...

See Deux-Alpes guide
Ecrins National Park

Ecrins National Park

National Parc at 36 km (direction south-south-west), in the Isere department

Ecrins National Park is a very popular and very scenic National Park...

See Ecrins National Park guide


Ski resort at 39 km (direction west-south-west), in the Isere department

The well known ski station of Alpe d'Huez is also famous for...

See Alpe-d'Huez guide


Ski resort at 41 km (direction south-south-east), in the Hautes-Alpes department

The town of Briancon is best known for its extensive Vauban...

See Briancon guide


Ski resort at 45 km (direction east-north-east)

The ski resort of Tignes is made up of several...

See Tignes guide

... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Savoie

Map of places to visit near Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte


Markets in and near Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne: market Saturday (8km)
  • La Grave: market Thursday (24km)
  • Brides-les-Bains: market Wednesday (25km)
  • Le Monetier-les-Bains: market Friday - seasonal market only (30km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (34km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (35km)
  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (36km)
  • Le Bourg-d'Oisans: market Saturday (39km)
  • Briancon: market Sunday - seasonal market only (40km)
  • Briancon: market Wednesday (40km)

More information about Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte, France

What to do at Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (8km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Jardin alpin du Lautaret (24km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (41km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Aiguilles d'Arves (16km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (19km)
  • La Meije (28km)
  • Mont Granier (48km)

Geography and distances

Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte is in the east of France at 55 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte is 508 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte

Canton: Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne

Arrondissement: Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73140

Distance to Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte

from Chambery (prefecture): 55 km

from Paris: 508 km

from Calais: 720 km

from Nice: 183 km

from Bordeaux: 553 km

from Strasbourg: 385 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 5 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Montricher-Albanne, Saint-Julien-Mont-Denis, Saint-Martin-d'Arc, Saint-Michel-de-Maurienne and Villargondran.

This page in French: Visiter Saint-Martin-de-la-Porte

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