Thenesol tourism and travel guide

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Visit Thenesol: highlights and tourist information

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Thenesol is situated in the Savoie department and Rhone-Alpes region (now part of the Auvergne Rhône-Alpes region), in the east of France at 41 kilometres from Chambery, the department capital (general information: Thenesol is 464 kilometres from Paris).

Popular places to visit nearby include Albertville at 5 km and Beaufort at 14 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Thenesol, 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 Thenesol 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 Thenesol

Markets in and near Thenesol

  • Albertville: market Thursday (5km)
  • Faverges: market Wednesday (9km)
  • Thones: market Saturday (20km)
  • Aiguebelle: market Tuesday (20km)
  • Le Chatelard: market Friday - seasonal market only (20km)
  • La Clusaz: market Monday (21km)
  • Lescheraines: market Tuesday - seasonal market only (23km)
  • Megeve: market Friday (24km)
  • Saint-Pierre-d'Albigny: market Wednesday (24km)
  • Le Grand-Bornand: market Wednesday (25km)

More information about Thenesol, Rhone-Alpes

Tourist attractions near Thenesol, France

Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Thenesol.


  • Aquarium du Lac du Bourget (39km)

Grand sites of France

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Recommended detour towns (fr: plus beau détour)

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Massif des Bauges (21km)

Remarkable gardens

  • Les jardins du Prieuré (42km)
  • Jardin botanique alpin La Jaÿsinia (49km)
  • Parc du château du Touvet (53km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Roc de Chere (21km)
  • Lac d'Annecy (24km)
  • Mont Veyrier (27km)
  • Col de la Colombière (32km)
  • Gorges du Fier (35km)
  • Col de Romme (38km)
  • Mont Blanc (39km)
  • Glacier des Bossons (41km)
  • Le Brévent (42km)
  • Aiguille du Midi (42km)
  • Lac d'Anterne (44km)
  • Mole (44km)
  • Lac Cornu (44km)
  • Mont Granier (46km)
  • Montenvers (47km)
  • Mer de Glace (47km)
  • Cascade du Rouget (48km)
  • Cirque du Fer-à-Cheval (53km)

Towns of Art and history

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Thenesol

Canton: Albertville-Nord

Arrondissement: Albertville

Department: Savoie

Region: Rhone-Alpes

New region: Auvergne Rhône-Alpes

Postcode: 73200

Distance to Thenesol

from Chambery (prefecture): 41 km

from Paris: 464 km

from Calais: 672 km

from Nice: 234 km

from Bordeaux: 554 km

from Strasbourg: 335 km

Getting here

For driving distances to Thenesol from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 11 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Albertville, Allondaz, Cesarches, Cons-Sainte-Colombe, Gilly-sur-Isere, Marthod, Mercury, Pallud, Queige, Ugine and Venthon.

This page in French: Visiter Thenesol