Sainte-Helene-du-Lac tourism and travel guide

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Visit Sainte-Helene-du-Lac: highlights and tourist information

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Sainte-Helene-du-Lac is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 15 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Sainte-Helene-du-Lac is 468 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Chambery at 14 km and Les-7-Laux at 21 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Sainte-Helene-du-Lac, 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 Sainte-Helene-du-Lac 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 Sainte-Helene-du-Lac

Markets in and near Sainte-Helene-du-Lac

  • La Rochette: market Wednesday (4km)
  • Challes-les-Eaux: market Tuesday & Friday (9km)
  • Allevard: market Thursday (11km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (12km)
  • Chambery: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday & Saturday (14km)
  • Le Touvet: market Saturday (17km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (25km)
  • Novalaise: market Wednesday & Sunday (26km)

More information about Sainte-Helene-du-Lac, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Sainte-Helene-du-Lac, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Sainte-Helene-du-Lac.

Aquarium

  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (27km)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

  • Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne (32km)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Chartreuse (23km)
  • Massif des Bauges (23km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du château du Touvet (16km)
  • Les jardins du Prieuré (24km)
  • Jardin du musée Hébert (40km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Mont Granier (11km)
  • Col de la Croix-de-Fer (30km)
  • Mont Jalla (41km)
  • Roc de Chere (42km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (43km)
  • Aiguilles d'Arves (45km)

Amusement park / theme park

  • Walibi Rhone Alpes (43km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)

 
 

Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Sainte-Helene-du-Lac

Canton: Montmélian

Arrondissement: Chambéry

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73800

Distance to Sainte-Helene-du-Lac

from Chambery (prefecture): 15 km

from Paris: 468 km

from Calais: 683 km

from Nice: 220 km

from Bordeaux: 525 km

from Strasbourg: 368 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Sainte-Helene-du-Lac from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 26 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Arbin, Arvillard, Chapareillan, Chignin, Cruet, Detrier, Francin, La Chapelle-Blanche, La Croix-de-la-Rochette, La Rochette, La Thuile, Laissaud, Le Moutaret, Les Marches, Les Mollettes, Montmelian, Myans, Planaise, Pontcharra, Presle, Rotherens, Saint-Jeoire-Prieure, Saint-Pierre-de-Soucy, Villard-d'Hery, Villard-Sallet and Villaroux.

This page in French: Visiter Sainte-Helene-du-Lac